Dr. Kent Lyon, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 68
(3)
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Dr. Kent Lyon, MD
Dr. Kent Lyon, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in McAllen, TX. He is 68 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Dr. Lyon is affiliated with Edinburg Regional Medical Center and McAllen Medical Center.

1801 S 5th St Ste 214

McAllen, TX 78503

Contact Information

(956) 618-3726

Dr. Kent Lyon, MD

Dr. Kent Lyon, MD

Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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Diabetes Counseling
very high
more than 96% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 95% of peers
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
high
more than 85% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine
2

Board Certifications

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

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

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

  • University Of California At Los Angeles
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosps
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Portsmouth Naval Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • National Naval Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lyon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lyon's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lyon to family and friends
2.3
based on 3 total reviews
Dr. Lyon's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well
    FAIR
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    FAIR
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    FAIR
  • Office environment
    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lyon accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Guardian
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Principal Financial Group
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare
    United Healthcare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Lyon has admitting privileges

Edinburg Regional Medical Center
1102 W Trenton Rd
Edinburg, TX 78539
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McAllen Medical Center
301 W Expressway 83
McAllen, TX 78503
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