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Dr. Rachel Espiritu, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 42

Dr. Espiritu

Dr. Rachel Espiritu, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Akron, OH and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University of the Phillipines College of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.


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Dr. Espiritu accepts the following insurance:

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Dr. Espiritu's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Abnormal Thyroid
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Dr. Espiritu treats Abnormal Thyroid more than 97% of her peers

Dr. Espiritu treats this condition more than 97% of her peers

Diabetes Type 1
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Espiritu treats Diabetes Type 1 more than 96% of her peers

Dr. Espiritu treats this condition more than 96% of her peers

Thyroid Disease
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Espiritu treats Thyroid Disease more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Espiritu treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Espiritu'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
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Insipidus
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Rachel Espiritu, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Akron, OH and has been practicing for 9 years. She graduated from University of the Phillipines College of Medicine in 2002 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

2010
Mayo Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
2007
Summa Health Systems Hospital
Residency Hospital
2002
University of the Phillipines College of Medicine
Medical School
2010
2007
2002

Awards

Dr. Espiritu's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Espiritu

3.9

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Espiritu treated my disease. She lacks a good “bedside manner.” She doesn’t take the time to get to know her patients and doesn’t seem to value her patients. Example, when they moved their office, they never took the time to call and let me know the old office was closed. Thank goodness I had...Read More
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Dr. Espiritu is a great doctor and very thorough. She always listens to your concerns and so far, never any problems with her!
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Went to several endocrinologist, until I found Dr. Espiritu. Very qualified, professional and has wonderful people skills. Listens very carefully and makes sure the patient understands the condition and game plan. She’s awesome! We need more doctors like her??
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Dr Espititu js kind, intelligent and caring. I have been seeing her for several years now for my diabetes and she has helped me to have better control than anyone and I have been insulin dependent since 1983.
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