Dr. Marcel Twahirwa, MD

Dr. Marcel Twahirwa, MD

Endocrinology  ·  
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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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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. Twahirwa's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Dr. Twahirwa treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Twahirwa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Diabetes Type 2
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very high

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Dr. Twahirwa treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Twahirwa treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Twahirwa treats Thyroid Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Twahirwa treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Twahirwa's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypothyroidism
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Overweight
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Disease
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

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Dr. Twahirwa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Twahirwa

2.0

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
15.789473684210526%
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4 Stars
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5.2631578947368425%
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2 Stars
10.526315789473685%
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1 Star
63.1578947368421%
(12)

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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...Read 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...Read 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)...Read 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...Read More
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Terrible manner, late to appointment, didn't even physically touch me (pulse, thyroid check, reflexes).
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