Dr. Cristina Dumitru, MD

Dr. Cristina Dumitru, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Cristina Dumitru, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Sch Med Cluj Romania in 2004 and specializes in internal medicine.Read her story

6624 Fannin St Ste 2260

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(713) 795-0770

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Network
  • Connecticare
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Dumitru's Experience

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Dr. Dumitru's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology and Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Dumitru's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Dumitru "Dr. Dumitru was born in Sibiu, the old capital of beautiful Transylvania in Romania, one of the most charming cities in Europe. She began her medical career at the renowned Cluj Medical University in Romania. After graduating at the top of her class from medical school and then travelling and working in Florence, Italy, she then completed her graduate medical education at Yale University affiliated Norwalk Hospital in Connecticut. Dr. Dumitru continued her medical training at Yale University School of Medicine, where she completed her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Throughout her career, she has remained actively involved in teaching and research, saw completion of several published peer-reviewed journal articles and co-authored a chapter on Calcium metabolism-Bone related diseases. Her clinical and research interests include diseases of thyroid gland, metabolic bone disease, diabetes as well as environmental influences and dietary interventions in improving cardiac health. She is an active member of several national endocrinology societies including the American Thyroid Association, American College of Clinical Endocrinologists, American Diabetes Association, Endocrine Society and the American Society of Bone Mineral Research. Dr. Dumitru is fluent in Romanian, proficient in Spanish and has conversational language skills in Italian. Her interests include classical music and dancing as well as painting and cooking. She believes in personalized medical care and enjoys forging long-lasting relationships with her patients to achieve a healthier lifestyle."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dumitru "Dr. Dumitru strives for excellence in the diagnosis and treatment of all hormonal disorders by combining the most recent advances and techniques with a compassionate approach. She specializes in disorders of the endocrine system. She goes to great lengths to care for each and every patient and spend time listening to and addressing all questions and concerns."

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

51  Conditions Treated

  • Addison's Disease
  • Adrenal Cortex Diseases
  • Adrenal Cortex Neoplasms
  • Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Adult Type 1 Diabetes
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic, Dominant Type
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Permanent Neonatal - Pancreatic and Cerebellar Agenesis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Goiter
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pituitary Apoplexy
  • Pituitary Disease
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroid Storm
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
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6  Procedures

  • Fine Needle Aspiration
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Thyroid Biopsy
  • Thyroid Fine Needle Aspiration Biopsy
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Ultrasound, Thyroid

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

  • Sch Med Cluj Romania
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Norwalk Hospital, CT
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Yale University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Norwalk Hosp-Yale U
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Yale University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Clinical Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Yale University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dumitru has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Romanian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dumitru's Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dumitru to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Dumitru's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

She makes you feel like you have known her for a long time in you first visit, that's how warming she is. As far as knowledge, she definately knows what she is talking about. So far I have no complains about my experience with Dr. Dimitru, and I hope I don't ever get one.
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Dr. Dumitru was extremely polite, professional and knowledgeable. She was able to explain complex problems in understandable manner and came up with a great plan. Excellent physician.
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She is awesome!!! She takes the time to listen to you and doesn't ever seem to try to hurry out of the room... So thankful I have found her she is really getting my diabetes under control!!!
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She is very kind and explanatory . She takes time to make sure I understand step by step what is my problem with my thiroyd. She lessen every word I said about my problem, she put lots of questions how I feel . In one word she is a wonderful Doctor . Thank you for your service !
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