Dr. Rafael Mimbela, MD

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Dr. Rafael Mimbela, MD

Neurology | Male

SOUTH TEXAS PEDIATRIC NEUROLOGY 4770 N Expressway Ste 102, Brownsville, TX 78526 Get Directions
(956) 350-0779

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Dr. Mimbela specializes in Neurology and practices in Brownsville, TX. He practices at 1 location.

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    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    • How well provider listens and answers questions
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    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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    in Brownsville, TX |
    I would not recommend him, he is kind of rude. I wanted to explain him something, and he didn't let me finish what I was telling him. I will not take my son to this clinic again. We were waiting for more than 3 hours.
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    Extremely rude staff, we went to Brownsville ( scheduled) 3 times , we had to wait an average of 1 hr to 2 hrs , his staff never got the appointments right , they would schedule me in Brownsville when he was Edinburg and then the 3 rd time he wouldn't see us because I didn't have the physical referral , we called his pediatrician and he wouldn't take the fax the next day, we left fuming and so upset , the Dr REFUSED to see him, we left crazy upset then he tried to Bill me for NOT seeing him.
    in Brownsville, Texas |
    I hate that this is the only neurologist in my area. The communication from the office is terrible. No one is ever on the same page. You have to wait well after your scheduled appointment time and then the Dr only spends a few minutes with you. I am very disappointed with this office.
    in Edinburg, TX |
    Nurse never answers calls or calls back or staff secretary receptionists doesn't give messages always excuses that office manager is not in. The reception do not help at all getting a manager or nurse on line obviously if it was their child they would care! Worst customer service staff!!!!
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    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Pediatric Neurology

    Conditions Treated

    • Ataxia
    • Brain Disorders
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Epilepsy
    • Seizure Disorders
    • Tourette's Syndrome

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    Education

    • Medical School
      University Of Monterrey / Faculty Of Medicine / Division Of Health Sciences

      Graduated in 1990

    • Residency Hospital
      Austin Med Educ Program Seton Hlt
      University Tx Southwestern Med School

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    Languages Spoken

    • English
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    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Neurology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
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    Dr. Mimbela's Office & Staff

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Experience with Dr. Mimbela

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients