Dr. Marcel Twahirwa, MD

Dr. Marcel Twahirwa, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Marcel Twahirwa, MD is an endocrinology specialist in Edinburg, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from U Montemorelos Fac Med in 1990 and specializes in endocrinology.

2609 Michael Angelo

Edinburg, TX 78539

Contact Information

(956) 362-5650

Insurance Accepted

  • 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

See how frequently Dr. Twahirwa performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Polyneuropathy
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Twahirwa's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology

2  Board Certifications

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

163  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • 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.

Education

  • U Montemorelos Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Met Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Met Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Twahirwa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Twahirwa's Reviews

2.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Twahirwa to family and friends
19 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (19)

  • 5
    (3)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (12)

Dr. Twahirwa's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

The waited in his office an extremely long time. Someone commented that is normal. Only in the Valley. Look I work and have a busy schedule. Im a customer. In Houston you have an appointment at 9:00am guess what? You get seen at 9:00am. You have insurance. Pick up the phone and let them know the...more
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I have never been dismissed by any Dr. like I was by Dr. Twahirwa. Neither the Dr. nor his staff took down a medical history, much less write down the medications that I take. He walked into the room saying why was I there because there wasn't anything he could do for me. He refused to let me...more
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I went to visit him because it was recommended by a friend, she did warn me about his attitude but the main reason I would not come back is because he made me feel like I was wasting his time because according to him my illness or symptoms were not related to my illness(I have been told otherwise)...more
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Terrible, bad manners, couldn't answer none of my questions and he is so arrogant. I pay him to see me not to treat me like a number. In my time going with this doctor not once did he care about my health. I could had die or gotten worse..keep changing my medications and experimenting on my...more
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Terrible manner, late to appointment, didn't even physically touch me (pulse, thyroid check, reflexes).
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