Dr. Ricardo Lemus, DO

Dr. Ricardo Lemus, DO

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Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
63 y/o
(14)

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ricardo Lemus, DO is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Brownsville, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in obstetrics & gynecology and gynecology.

OB/GYN of Brownsville

4770 N Expressway Ste 205

Brownsville, TX 78526
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Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Lemus performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 97% of peers
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
very high
more than 92% of peers
Pregnancy Test
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Lemus's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Lemus "I deliver patient focused care with emphasis on prevention and treatment of women's health issues. I strive to assist our patients and their families by offering personalized services ranging from obstetrics to gynecology. Through education, ongoing professional development and outreach, our goal is to provide only the best in women's healthcare."

2  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Osteopathic Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

63  Conditions Treated

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34  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Implantable Birth Control
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery

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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.

Education

  • Ny Coll Of Osteo Med Ny Inst Of Tech Old Westbury
    Medical School | Graduated 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lemus has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Lemus does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Lemus and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Valley Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Obstetrics and Gynecology Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Lemus is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Lemus' Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lemus to family and friends
14 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Lemus' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Have 3 kids, large birth weight, through natural delivery and no complications. However, he persistently suggested I could plan the delivery date and have a c-section. I declined the first time and by the third time I asked him why this was still a topic in our conversation. He said many women do...more
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Please allow us to discuss this further, please call the office for clarification of the incidents. Thank you, Management Rosalinda Aguilar 956-542-2410

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Excellent Doctor ...
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Thank you for the positive feedback! We appreciate the kind words.

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Awesome staff and great Doctor. I would recommend him to anyone!
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Our practice aims to deliver the highest quality patient care. We love to hear about these positive experiences. Thanks for sharing this feedback with us!

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I would recommend dr. Lemus because I am a high risk patien and have always been attended with great care to make sure my pregnacy runs as smoothly as possible .
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