Dr. Elias Deetlefs, MD

Dr. Elias Deetlefs, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
Dr. Elias Deetlefs, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from Univ Stellenbosch in 1981 and specializes in internal medicine.

1635 North Loop W

Houston, TX 77008

Contact Information

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  • Cigna

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Dr. Deetlefs' Experience

Dr. Deetlefs' 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 Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

187  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Paracentesis
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

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.


  • Univ Stellenbosch
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Baragwanath Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • North Shore University Hospital At Forest Hills
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1988

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Deetlefs has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Deetlefs' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Deetlefs to family and friends
5 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Deetlefs' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Deetlefs is the best doctor I have ever had. His kind, caring and compassionate. His sense of humor cheered me up. I was really impressed by the way he treated me and my husband. He even brought us snacks and coffee. I give this doctor 5 stars because he provides a 5 stars service plus he is...more
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