Dr. Rafael Armendariz Sr, DO

Dr. Rafael Armendariz Sr, DO

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. Rafael Armendariz Sr, DO is a family medicine specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Science in 1994 and specializes in family medicine.

10520 Montwood Dr

El Paso, TX 79935

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • 17 More

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Dr. Armendariz Sr's Experience

Dr. Armendariz Sr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Armendariz Sr "Our practice has been serving the El Paso community since 1998 in the areas of Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, and Pediatrics.  We currently have six clinics throughout El Paso.  We take quality care very seriously and are constantly implementing new programs to raise our STARS and HEDIS scores and improve patient outcomes.  Even though our patient community is very extensive, we have a No one left behind" mentality.  We monitor patient scheduling to make sure patients are seen appropriately and reach out to those who aren't via phone, mail, and patient portal.  We work hand-in-hand with the insurance companies to reach out to members and identify those patients who are particularly at a high risk for developing complications."


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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Armendariz Sr does not have any board certifications listed.

331  Conditions Treated


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40  Procedures

  • Alcohol Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Alcohol or Substance Misuse Screening and Counseling
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Diabetic Foot Care
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immigration Physical Examination
  • Immunization
  • Injection
  • Liver Function Test
  • Nebulizer Treatment
  • Non-Cosmetic Botox® Injection
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Preventive Care
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Smoking Cessation Counseling
  • Strep Test
  • Suture Removal
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Toenail Removal
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination


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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.


  • University of Texas at El Paso
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Science
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Tx Tech University Health Sciences Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Armendariz Sr has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Armendariz Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Armendariz Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Armendariz Sr to family and friends
20 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

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Dr. Armendariz Sr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I used to come to this doctor only to get my prescriptions fast,never if I had an issue. See all this clinic want is as many patients fast to make money, even to get a referral to a chiropractor, they need to see you in the office fast. Also 8 years of going I never once met the Dr. every single...more
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Worst "doctor" ever. Things are his way or the highway. Doesn't listens to patient's concerns because it is "his clinic" period! Still, his so called clinic barely has the resources needed to called a "clinic." All this people want is to make $$$ of the people that show up. This place reminds...more
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The wait times are ridiculous. The staff can be helpful. This office feels like the Dr wants to see as many patients as possible to make the most money possible. I do not feel that this is is a good practice of medicine. The Dr orders unnecessary tests and requires unnecessary office visits to...more
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Seems that all this dr is interested is in $$$. Greed at its finest. You never find him in the office you have to drive all over the city if you need a prescription because some prescriptions require a dr authorization and he has too many offices without an official dr . Preposterous service.
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I am extremely disappointed with this clinic and their new Nurse Practitioners that do NOT explain what and why they are doing or ordering certain tests. I have anxiety and one of the NP's who works there DENIED my medication that is the ONLY thing that will let me sleep at night without having...more
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