Steward is now offering telehealth virtual visits for its patients from the comfort of their home.
Your doctor’s office will contact you closer to your appointment time, or you may contact the office after booking an appointment to discuss options.


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Farris Blount, MD

Specialty
Family Medicine
Hospital Affiliation
  • St. Joseph Medical Center
Network Affiliation
Steward Medical Group Affiliate
Accepting New Patients
Accepting Telehealth Virtual Visits
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Location
Medical Associates of Houston
(713) 650-6556(713) 650-6556
(713) 650-6838(713) 650-6838
About Farris Blount
Provider Gender
MALE
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • *Interpreter Available
  • Spanish
Personal Statement
Dr. Farris Blount, Jr. is a family physician who has been board-certified for more than 25 years. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School in his hometown of Houston. He then completed his residency in family practice at Southwest Memorial Hospital/University of Texas Health Science Center. He has worked in various settings within the medical field, including several positions at St. Joseph Hospital, working as a corporate physician for Enron Corporation and private practice. Presently, Dr. Blount is a diplomat of the American Academy of Family Practice and holds memberships in numerous professional medical groups and organizations. He is also a member of the United States Family Health Plan Credentialing Committee. Dr. Blount is accepting new patients and accepts most insurance plans.
Specialty
Family Medicine
Steward physician practices are now offering telehealth virtual visits in Houston, TX for its patients. Your doctor can conduct virtual visits securely and confidentially, while you remain safe at home. Your doctor’s office will contact you closer to your appointment time, or you may contact the office after booking an appointment to discuss telehealth options.
Credentials
Education
University of Texas at Houston
RESIDENCY
University Of Texas Houston
MEDICAL SCHOOL
University of Texas at Houston
MEDICAL SCHOOL
NPI
1275550162