Dr. Carlos Herrera, MD

Dr. Carlos Herrera, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
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Dr. Carlos Herrera, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1983 and specializes in internal medicine.

325 W 20th St

Houston, TX 77008

Contact Information

(713) 868-4433

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Herrera "As an Internal Medicine, board certified, physician, my approach to treating and caring for patients is to provide excellent customer service, anser all the patients questions and treat the patient like my family. I keep up to date by fulfilling all continuing medication education courses required by the State of Texas, Medicare and hospitals. Also I use patient education and wellness to improve diseases like colds, allergies, hypertension, and diabetes. My staff is very caring and suportive."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

246  Conditions Treated

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31  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Blood Sugar Monitoring
  • Blood Test
  • Breath Testing
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diet Counseling
  • Echocardiography
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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

  • Rice U
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1979
  • Harvard Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Baylor College Of Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Central Tex Med Fdn
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Fda
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Texas School Of Public Health
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Herrera has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Herrera's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Herrera to family and friends
14 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Herrera's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Herrera actually listens and cares about the patient's situation. Speaking from my own personal experience...and that is always comforting. I would recommend him without a doubt.
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My kids all went to DR. Herrera. The office staff is friendly and he always treated us like family. I would recommend him to everyone.
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