Dr. Meera Amar, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism •  Female • Age 69
  
Dr. Amar
Telehealth services available

Diabetes & Endocrine Center

333 Londonderry Dr Ste 200 Waco, TX 76712

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(254) 751-9777

Dr. Meera Amar, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Waco, TX. Dr. Amar has more experience with Diabetes, Thyroid Disorders, and Gonadal Endocrine Disorders than other specialists in her area. She is affiliated with Ascension Providence. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Amar to book an appointment.


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  • Offers Telehealth
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Dr. Amar accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
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National (BlueCard) PPO
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Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
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Frequently Treated by Dr. Amar

Based on treatment records, we have identified the following as areas of care that Dr. Amar treats more often than their peers. If you are unsure whether Dr. Amar treats other conditions, please contact the office at (254) 751-9777.

Diabetes

Diabetes specialists manage and treat a range of diabetes-related conditions including type 1 and type 2 diabetes and diabetic ketoacidosis through procedures such as continuous glucose monitoring and insulin therapy.Compare with other Diabetes specialists.

Dr. Amar typically treats 97% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 8 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Type 1
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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the thyroid gland, including hyperparathyroidism, thyroid disease, and thyroid nodules.Compare with other Thyroid Disorders specialists.

Dr. Amar typically treats 80% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 12 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Thyroid Disease
Hypothyroidism
Goiter
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Gonadal Endocrine Disorders

Gonadal endocrine disorders specialists diagnose and treat conditions affecting the reproductive and sex glands, including polycystic ovary syndrome, Turner syndrome, and gynecomastia, most often through hormone replacement therapy.Compare with other Gonadal Endocrine Disorders specialists.

Dr. Amar typically treats 75% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 2 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Testicular Dysfunction
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Normal Frequency
High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Reproductive Endocrinology

Reproductive endocrinologists diagnose and treat conditions that contribute to infertility and perform fertility treatments such as in vitro fertilization (IVF), sperm banking, and egg freezing.Compare with other Reproductive Endocrinology specialists.

Dr. Amar typically treats 48% more often than similar doctors

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

Treatments
Testicular Dysfunction
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Female Infertility
Hypopituitarism
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High Frequency
Very High Frequency
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Dr. Amar's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Acromegaly and Gigantism
  • 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)
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Turner Syndrome
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

Dr. Amar's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Amar

2.7

Based on 28 ratings

5 Stars
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(11)
4 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
3.5714285714285716%
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1 Star
53.57142857142857%
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Dr. Amar and her staff are professional and friendly. Dr. Amar has a great bedside manner and is detailed in reviews of my tests and next steps. She listens to any concerns and addresses them thoroughly. I trust Dr. Amar and feel very good about the practice.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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Sep 15, 2020
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The last time I saw her I was not able to get my blood test on time an she was very angry so she came in the room told me she could not do anything with no test results but I needed to loose weight an exercise But what she didn’t know from only 2 visits I lost my husband just 5 months earlier an had already lost over 30 pounds you should not lose fast is what every Dr I have ever had has said That was all she had to say an left I have not been back since
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
  • Difficult to schedule appointment
  • Long wait times
  • Appointment was rushed
  • Didn't listen or answer questions
  • Didn't explain conditions well
  • Didn't trust the provider's decisions
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Feb 13, 2020
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Michelle Hobbs is the best! She is so kind and very thorough.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Rebecca Isbell – Jul 24, 2019
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Wonderful!
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Jun 19, 2019
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I have been a patient of Dr. Amar for 20 years. She is extremely thorough, and her staff has always been very professional and helpful.
What went well
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Anonymous in TX, none – Jul 16, 2018
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Poor practice protocols. Only see actual Doctor once a year if that, the rest of the time nurse practitioner. Bad experience.
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Jan 24, 2018
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Worst experience with a medical practitioner, ever!
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M Bush in Waco, TX – May 11, 2016
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Biography

Dr. Meera Amar, MD is a Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism Specialist in Waco, TX. Dr. Amar has more experience with Diabetes, Thyroid Disorders, and...Read more

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Education

1989
Scott & White Memorial Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Bronx VA Medical Center
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Muhlenberg Hosp
Residency Hospital
1980
Beekman-Downtown Hosp-New Y
Residency Hospital
1979
Beekman Downtown Hosp
Residency Hospital
1978
Osmania Genl Hosp
Internship Hospital

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Locations

Diabetes & Endocrine Center

Diabetes & Endocrine Center333 Londonderry Dr Ste 200 Waco, TX 76712
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Ascension Providence

Waco, TX

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average

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