Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD

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Specializes in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism • Female • Age 50

6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste III-200
Austin, TX 78731
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Dr. Espinosa's Experience

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Dr. Espinosa's Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

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Hospital Quality

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St. David's North Austin Medical Center
12221 N Mo Pac Expy
Austin, TX 78758
Seton Highland Lakes
Highway 281 South
Burnet, TX 78611

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Texas Diabetes & Endocrinology
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6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste III-200
Austin, TX 78731
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    Dr. Espinosa's Experience

    Specialties

    • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

    Board Certifications

    • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
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    Procedures Dr. Espinosa Performs

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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenal Gland Diseases
    • Adrenal Incidentaloma
    • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Bone Disorders
    • Breast Diseases
    • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
    • Cancer
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Goiter
    • Hypercalcemia
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Hyperthyroidism
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Hypokalemia
    • Hypoparathyroidism
    • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Kidney Disease
    • Lipid Disorders
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Osteopenia
    • Osteoporosis
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Testicular Dysfunction
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Thyroid Cyst
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    • Thyroid Disease
    • Vitamin D Deficiency
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    Background Check for Dr. Espinosa

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.

    0 Sanctions

    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Graduated in 1993

    Internship Hospital

    St Elizabeth's Med Center
    Complete in 1994

    Residency Hospital

    St Elizabeth's Med Center
    Complete in 1997
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Espinosa & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 87.4% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Espinosa's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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      St. David's North Austin Medical Center

    • Seton Highland Lakes

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Espinosa

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.3
    • 18 responses

    2.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Espinosa to family and friends

    2.3 out of 5

    18 responses

    Dr. Espinosa's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    2.7 out of 5

    16 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.7 out of 5

    17 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    2.8 out of 5

    17 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    15 responses

    Experience with Dr. Espinosa

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    2.4 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    2.4 out of 5

    18 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.5 out of 5

    18 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.2 out of 5

    18 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Texas Diabetes & Endocrinology
    6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste III-200
    Austin, TX 78731
    (512) 458-8400 (Office)
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