Kim J. Horn, M.D.,
Kidney Diseases, Dialysis, Diabetes,
High Blood Pressure

Call For An Appointment | Office: 713-863-7063

Northwest Houston Nephrologist | Kim J. Horn,M.D.

Kim J. Horn, M.D., KDH CLINIC

Our goal is to improve and maintain your health and to empower you with an understanding of your 

condition and wellness plan.    


Kidney Diseases, Dialysis, Diabetes, 

(Hypertension) High Blood Pressure 


  Signs Of Diabetes and Diabetes Symptoms

  • The following symptoms of diabetes are typical. However, some people with type 2 diabetes have symptoms so mild that they go unnoticed.
  • Common symptoms of diabetes:
  • · Urinating often
  • · Feeling very thirsty
  • · Feeling very hungry - even though you are eating
  • · Extreme fatigue
  • · Blurry vision
  • · Cuts/bruises that are slow to heal
  • · Weight loss - even though you are eating more (type 1)
  • · Tingling, pain, or numbness in the hands/feet (type 2)

About Kim J. Horn, M.D. | Nephrologist

  

Dr. Kim Jeannine Horn, is board certified in Nephrology (Kidney Disease) and

Internal Medicine.


Dr. Horn began her private practice as an associate nephrologist in St. Luke Tower.


Later she opened a solo practice in Northwest Houston, Texas. 


Dr. Horn graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree with honors. 


Dr. Horn completed her internal medicine residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center, Bextar County Hospital and Audie Murphy VA Hospital at San Antonio.


After completing her residency, Dr. Horn returned to Houston for a fellowship in Nephrology at the University of Texas Health Science Center and M.D. Anderson Hospital.

How To Keep Your Heart Healthy

Blood Pressure Less Than 130/80

Cholesterol Less Than 200


(Don't guess consult Dr. Kim J. Horn, M.D.)


Am I at risk for heart disease?

  • Everyone is at risk for heart disease. But you are at higher risk for heart disease if you:
  • · Have high cholesterol or high blood pressure 
  • · Smoke
  • · Are overweight or obese 
  • · Don't get enough physical activity
  • · Don't eat a healthy diet 
  • Your age and family history also affect your risk for heart disease. Your risk is higher if: 
  • · You are a woman over age 55
  • · You are a man over age 45
  • · Your father or brother had heart disease before age 55
  • · Your mother or sister had heart disease before age 65

But the good news is there's a lot you can do to prevent heart disease. 


 

Take steps today to lower your risk of heart disease. Heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States.


To help prevent heart disease, you can:

  • Eat healthy.
  • Get active.
  • Stay at a healthy weight.
  • Quit smoking and stay away from secondhand smoke.
  • Control your cholesterol (“koh-LEHS-tuh-rahl”) and blood pressure.
  • If you drink alcohol, drink only in moderation.
  • Manage stress.

Contact Us

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Office: 713-863-7063 - Fax: 713-863-8890

1900 North Loop West, Suite 220. Houston, Texas 77018

Kim J. Horn, M.D. | Internal Medicine

1900 North Loop West, Suite 220, Houston,TX 77018

Office: 713-863-7063 - Fax: 713-863-8890

Hours


Call To Schedule An Appointment

Monday - Friday

Office: 713.863-7063

Northwest Houston,TX