Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD

Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD

Internal MedicineMaleAge 60

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Brownsville, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Valley Regional Medical Center and Valley Regional Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Adames to book an appointment.

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Dr. Ricardo Adames

Ricardo Adames MD PA4970 N Expressway Ste D Brownsville, TX 78526
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"for me he has been an excellent PCP since I had consulted him for the first time nearly three years ago, certainly he is kind of a doctor always focused..."

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  • Offers Telehealth This provider offers telehealth appointments. Call the office to schedule an appointment.
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Dr. Adames' Reviews

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2.7

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for me he has been an excellent PCP since I had consulted him for the first time nearly three years ago, certainly he is kind of a doctor always focused on anstrictly profesional CLIENT / CONSULTANT relationswhip: he always has been an acerted diagnostician and when it has been nescesary he has directed me to the right specialist, last but not least, hi is not onliy kind and tactfull but also brief, clear and specific.
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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. Adames' conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • Administrative Physical
  • Advance Directive End of Life Planning
  • Alkalosis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Conjunctivitis
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anemia
  • Animal Allergies
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anxiety
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Balanitis
  • Balanoposthitis
  • Bedsores
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Cold Sore
  • Constipation
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Food
  • Dermatitis Due to Substances Taken Internally
  • Dermatitis Herpetiformis
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Diarrhea
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dizziness
  • Down Syndrome
  • Dry Eyes
  • Dysentery
  • Dyslipidemia
  • Dysphagia
  • Ear Ache
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Emphysema
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Enteritis
  • Esophagitis
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Folic Acid Deficiency
  • Fungal Nail Infection
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastroparesis
  • Gout
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hernia
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hip Pointer Injuries
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Immunization Administration
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Insomnia
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Joint Pain
  • Kidney Stone Pain (Renal Colic)
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Low Back Pain
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Malnutrition
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mineral Metabolism Disorders
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Obesity
  • Orchitis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Otitis Media
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Overweight
  • Pap Smear
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Polyuria
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinusitis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stye
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Throat Pain
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
  • Wellness Examination
  • Wheezing

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956-253-0401

Dr. Adames accepts the following insurance:

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Anthem
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Blue Card PPO
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD is a Internal Medicine Specialist in Brownsville, TX. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Valley Regional Medical...Read more

Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

Education

1995
Cath Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1993
Wycoff Hosp
Residency Hospital
1986
Cath U Hosp
Internship Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I make an appointment with Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD?

Call 956-253-0401 to make an appointment as a new patient. Click here for more information.

Does Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Adames has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Adames frequently treats Acute Bronchitis, Arthritis, and Diabetes With Renal Manifestations. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Adames treats.

Where is Dr. Ricardo Adames, MD's office located?

Dr. Adames' office is located at 4970 N Expressway Ste D, Brownsville, TX 78526. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Adames is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Valley Regional Medical Center

Brownsville, TX

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

9 Awards Received

Valley Regional Medical Center

Brownsville, TX

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average

9 Awards Received

Memorial Hermann - Texas Medical Center

Houston, TX

77% Patient Experience Rating, 8% higher than the national average

13 Awards Received

Award Highlight: America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2021)