Robert Leggington Jr., MD

Dr. Robert Leggington joined Renal Specialists of Houston in 2005 after completing a fellowship in Nephrology at the Baylor College of Medicine. Honored recently as a leading African American Physician, he practices primarily in the Baytown region. Dr. Leggington is Medical Director of Fresenius Kidney Care Crosby and Liberty dialysis facilities.

PROFESSIONAL/ACADEMIC

  • Volunteer Faculty, Baylor College of Medicine

RENAL FELLOWSHIP

  • Baylor College of Medicine, 2003 - 2005

RESIDENCY

  • Baylor College of Medicine, 2000 - 2003

MEDICAL SCHOOL

  • University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, 1996 - 2000

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomate in Nephrology

AREAS OF CLINICAL INTEREST

  • Acute Renal Failure
  • Glomerular Disease
  • Hypertension
  • Dialysis

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

  • CHI Baylor St Luke’s Medical Center
  • Cornerstone Hospital
  • Encompass
  • HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake
  • HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland
  • HCA Houston Healthcare Southeast
  • Houston Methodist Baytown
  • Houston Methodist Clear Lake
  • Houston Methodist Medical Center
  • Kindred Bay Area Hospital
  • Kindred Clear Lake
  • Kindred Medical Center
  • Memorial Hermann Pearland Hospital
  • Memorial Hermann Southeast Hospital
  • PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Clearlake
  • PAM Rehabilitation Hospital of Clearlake North-
  • St. Luke’s Patients Medical Center

MEDICAL ASSOCIATIONS

  • American College of Physicians
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Internal Medicine
  • Texas Medical Association
  • American Medical Association

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

  • Top African American Physician, Sugar Valley Chapter 2019
  • Pioneer Presbyterian Church
  • NAACP
  • Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity