Dr. Erica Hightower, MD

Dr. Erica Hightower, MD

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Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
42 y/o
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Dr. Erica Hightower, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Cypress, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. She specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.Read her story

Diabetes Texas

21212 Northwest Fwy Ste 405

Cypress, TX 77429
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hightower's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Hypoglycemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hightower treats Hypoglycemia more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Hightower treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hightower treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Hightower treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Abnormal Thyroid
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hightower treats Abnormal Thyroid more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Hightower treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Hightower's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Gestational Diabetes
Goiter
Hyperkalemia
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cyst
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

"Erica Hightower, MD is a board-certified endocrinologist who treats patients at DiabetesTexas, PA in Cypress, Texas. She offers treatment for a variety of different issues related to the endocrine system, including: Diabetes Metabolism issues Hormon...

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2010
University of Texas, Houston
Fellowship Hospital
2007
University of Texas, Houston
Residency Hospital
2005
University of Texas, Houston
Internship Hospital
2004
U Of Tx Med Sch At Houston
Medical School
2010
2007
2005
2004

Awards

Dr. Hightower's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hightower

4.4

Based on 14 reviews

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1 Star
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Office staff is very unprofessional scheduling lunch in front of a patient I missed an appt in nov 2017, tried in dec, jan, feb to get another appt and got march 6 2018. They refused to refill my meds as office policy i must be seen within 3 mos. I was irate, so admin Jeannette sd they had a...Read More
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After several years seeing other doctors, I met with Dr. Hightower. It was the most informative session about my diabetes that I have experienced since my initial diagnosis back in 2006 by another doctor. She suggested a new and very different approach to my diabetes and it seems to be working. She...Read More
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At last someone who would listen to me and answered my questions as well as providing solutions to my problems. The plan of care was communicated effectively and everything is working and I am feeling human again.
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Dr. Hightower listens to her patients and always goes the extra mile to ensure all questions are answered. She is friendly, trustworthy and provides excellent care. You won't find better!
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She is very easy to talk with about diabetes and great at reviewing your options. She is concerned with establishing a workable solution to improving your health. You are given a full range of information and options. Wait times are very reasonable.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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