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Dr. Larry Whitfield, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 68

Dr. Whitfield

Dr. Larry Whitfield, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Denison, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(903) 416-6010

Dr. Whitfield accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Oklahoma
Life and Health Oklahoma
Delta Health System
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthSmart
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
Universal American
Wells Fargo Insurance

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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. Whitfield's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Dr. Whitfield treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Whitfield treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Hypothyroidism
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfield treats Hypothyroidism more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitfield treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitfield treats Thyroid Disease more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitfield treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitfield's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia (CAH)
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Fine Needle Aspiration of Thyroid Nodules
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Proteinuria
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Larry Whitfield, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Denison, TX and has been practicing for 38 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas in 1976 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

UCLA Affil Hosp
Residency Hospital
1981
UCLA Affil Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1976
University Of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
Medical School
University Of Texas / Austin Campus
Undergraduate School
1981
1976

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Dr. Whitfield's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitfield

4.0

Based on 22 reviews

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1 Star
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(5)

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Dr. Whitfield went above and beyond for me. I live a little over a hour from Denison. He performed a unscheduled biopsy on me at 4:45 pm since I lived that far away. He made one call to imaging and they also agreed to stay and help out. Dr. Whitfield and his staff are awesome, he is a very caring...Read More
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Never got an appointment. Was informed (very politely) that he does NOT accept self-pay. I found that laughable actually. You'll take my insurance but not my cash... what's up with that? With that policy I will NOT recommend him to family and friends with insurance. It would be much appreciated to...Read More
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I have used Dr. Whitfield for about 30 years. He treated my dad as well. Very caring and compassionate! Excellent care received for both of us.
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I was referred by Dr. Tegala after having a sonogram on my thyroid area and there were 2 nodules found. I had thyroid cancer in 2012 and had my thyroid removed. When something like this occurs you hope that you are referred to a specialist that understands your concern or fear, someone patient and...Read More
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