Houston’s Direct Care Hormone and Weight Loss Specialist (Endocrinologist)

We believe in deeply understanding each person’s challenges and goals, so we can support their journey to their best health and self. We do this by cutting out insurance from the patient-doctor relationship to give time and quality.

About Aleem Kanji, M.D.

Aleem was born in Chicago and moved to Houston at a young age. He was raised in Houston and the suburb of Sugar Land. After graduating high school, Aleem attended Houston Baptist University where he completed a double major in Biology and Business. He ventured to west Texas where he earned his Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.

He returned to his hometown of Houston where he completed 3 years of internal medicine residency at the highly ranked Baylor College of Medicine. Aleem pursued his passion for endocrinology by completing a 2-year fellowship in adult endocrinology at Baylor College of Medicine, which included training at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center and Texas Children’s Hospital.

He is board-certified in:

  1. Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
  2. Obesity Medicine
  3. Internal Medicine

In addition to working with patients and improving their experience, Aleem enjoys spending time with his family, being a girl dad, reading, listening to podcasts, and playing basketball.

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Endocrinologist Pricing in Houston, TX

As a direct care practice, we are out-of-network with health insurance plans. We offer transparent prices for initial and follow-up visits. By removing the interference of insurance from the patient-doctor relationship, we offer:


Can I use my insurance for lab tests, imaging, or medications?

Yes, you can use your insurance for the above like you normally do. You also have the option to use the “cash” prices we negotiated for lab tests. We created this alternative so our patients can choose the most cost-effective option.

Conveniently Located In Houston, Texas

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We help individuals who don’t feel their best by taking the time to listen, performing a detailed evaluation, and creating a plan to optimize their hormone and metabolic health so they feel better.