Dr. Christine Contreras, MD

Dr. Christine Contreras, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 44
(24)
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Dr. Christine Contreras, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 2008 and specializes in plastic surgery, general medical practice, and more.

8300 Floyd Curl Dr Fl 4

San Antonio, TX 78229

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Contreras performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Headache
normal
more than 68% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
more than 65% of peers
Essential Tremor
normal
more than 62% of peers

Dr. Contreras's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Contreras "Dr. Contreras takes a new approach to primary care: minimum referrals, sufficient appointment times, and patient-centered treatment."

4  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • General Medical Practice
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Contreras does not have any board certifications listed.

21  Conditions Treated

  • Adult Acne
  • Age Spots
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Essential Tremor
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Gigantomastia
  • Headache
  • Insomnia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spider Veins
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stretch Marks
  • Sun-Damaged Skin
  • Wrinkles

8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

1 Sanction
  • Unprofessional Conduct (3/2/2018)
    Action Taken: License Restricted
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: Texas
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Texas A&M University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1998
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • University Health System
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • University Health System
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Contreras has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Contreras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Contreras' Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Contreras to family and friends
24 total reviews (14 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Contreras' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (14)

BE GLAD I GAVE THIS DR A STAR. THEY ARE SO INCOMPETENT AND THEY TRY TO BLAME OTHERS AND EVEN THEMSELVES, BEFORE ADMITTING THEYRE IDIOT SELVES DONT KNOW WHAT THEY ARE DOING. IS THE STAFF EVEN EDUCATED ENOUGH TO RUN THE OFFICE??? SEEMS LIKE THE DR WORKS FOR HER STAFF AND NOT HER PATIENTS!!!!
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Its so unfortunate to see a good doctor take such a neg turn. Her staff is the biggest problem nobody knows what the hell they are doing as if they have never worked in a doctor, they dont do confirmation calls for appts dont call u if they prescribe u soemthing based on lab work, cant even find...more
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Find a different Doctor! Dr. Contreras ran unnecessary tests. She misdiagnosed several things and therefore had me on wrong medications. Due to miscoding and staffing errors I've received several bills that I should not have been billed for and they are uncooperative in fixing their errors. In...more
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Made a grave misdiagnosis that affected my life for an entire year. Turns out it was completely wrong. The lab work she used to diagnose me was given to another GP and a Specialist, both whom immediately determined I was negative for the disease she diagnosed and medicated me for. Extremely...more
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Dr. Contreras is awesome but the staff sucks.. Dr. Contreras takes no effort to correct the staffing issue. Therefore, the reason for 1 star.
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