Dr. Luis Arango, MD

Dr. Luis Arango, MD

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Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases  |  
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71 y/o
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Dr. Luis Arango, MD is a cardiovascular & pulmonary diseases doctor who practices in Mission, TX. He is 71 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

Accepted insurance

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

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Top Care Areas

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Cough
very high
more than 99% of peers
Acute Pharyngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sinusitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Diseases
  • Pulmonology
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Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Alkalosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchospasm
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Common Cold
  • Cough
  • Cryptococcosis
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Swine Flu
  • Thrombosis
  • Tuberculosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Respiratory Management
  • Thoracentesis

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

  • Universidad De Antioquia, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Atlantic City Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1976
  • Med College Of Georgia
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arango has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Arango does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Arango and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Rio Grande Regional Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Cardiac Care Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Arango is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Arango's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arango to family and friends
2.1
based on 15 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Arango's Performance

Trustworthiness
FAIR
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
FAIR
Staff friendliness
FAIR
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in McAllen TX |
This Doctor is absolutely one of the best in the Rio Grande Valley! I work in the health care field as an attendant/provider who is in MANY,MANY doctor's offices. Dr. Arango has tremendous bedside manner, is always pleasant, takes his time with EACH patient, and gives correct diagnosis and...more
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in McAllen |
Staff is not friendly, which surprises me because he is. Too much going on between Mission and McAllen offices. Patients have to go to one office for one thing and to another office for other things. Need to upgrade systems.
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Dr. Arango accepts 8 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Ambetter
    Superior Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Advantage HMO
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    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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Hospitals where Dr. Arango has admitting privileges

Rio Grande Regional Hospital
101 E Ridge Rd
McAllen, TX 78503
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Mission Regional Medical Center
900 S Bryan Rd
Mission, TX 78572
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