Dr. Andres Splenser, MD

Dr. Andres Splenser, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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Age 39
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Dr. Andres Splenser, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 2005 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.Read his story

7500 Beechnut St Ste 252

Houston, TX 77074

Contact Information

(281) 779-4243

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Humana
  • Memorial Healthcare System
  • Memorial Hermann Physician Network
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
high
more than 87% of peers
Osteoporosis
normal
more than 76% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
normal
more than 60% of peers

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Dr. Splenser's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Splenser "Dr. Splenser is board certified in internal medicine and endocrinology. He is originally from Argentina and is a native Spanish speaker, but he has been a Texan since 1991. He earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed his internal medicine residency followed by an endocrinology fellowship both at Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Splenser was a research fellow at Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston and performed studies looking at ways to protect blood flow to the eye, brain and kidney in diabetic patients. He also was involved in a project studying the anti-oxidant properties of cocoa (hot chocolate) on diabetic patients. In addition, Dr. Splenser was one of eight fellows chosen nationally to participate in a preceptorship in metabolic bone diseases held at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City in 2012 where he learned from some of the nations leading physicians and scientists on the treatment and evaluation of bone health and osteoporosis. Dr. Splenser has been involved in and written a number of scientific studies (see publication list)."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Splenser "My goal is to provide patients with the highest quality of specialized care in endocrinology in a timely manner, and to practice evidence based medicine. My priority is making  patients feel better, lead healthier lives, and focus on incorporating treatment plans into each patient's lifestyle and work."

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

62  Conditions Treated

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10  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diet Counseling
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Insulin Pump Therapy
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid
  • Ultrasound-Guided Fine Needle Aspiration

Background Check

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.

Education

  • University Of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Baylor University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Baylor College Of Medicine & Affiliated Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Splenser has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Splenser's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Splenser

4.6

Based on 41 reviews

5 Stars
82.92682926829268%
(34)
4 Stars
4.878048780487805%
(2)
3 Stars
4.878048780487805%
(2)
2 Stars
2.4390243902439024%
(1)
1 Star
4.878048780487805%
(2)

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Dr. Splenser was highly recommended to me by my primary doctor over 3 years now. I am very pleased on weigh lost I have been able to achieve so far. We have work closely on personalized health wins. He always takes his time during my follow up visits. I happy with having such a sincere and...Read More
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Dr. Spleners will not only takes his time to sit and talk to you about your ailment, he also takes time to listen to what you have to say and answer your questions.
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I cannot express how thrilled I am to have found Dr. Andres Splenser. Since I started seeing him over a year ago, I am finally on a positive road in able to manage my type 1 diabetes. Dr. Splenser is very thorough in reviewing and discussing my test and meter readings at a level I understand. His...Read More
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After seeing another endocrinologist who was very rude and did not answer my questions, I decided to see Dr. Splenser.. I find him to be a good listener and he answers my questions in a way that I can understand. He is very polite and easy to work with. He is very knowledgeable, and I trust him....Read More
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Dr. Splenser woke me up and made me realize that being over weight by so much, I will be cutting my life very short. We had a long heart to heart visit. 2 years ago. I was extremely obese. He took the time to help me to understand that I was putting my life in danger. Now almost two years later I...Read More
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