Dr. Richard J. Steel, MD

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Dr. Richard J. Steel, MD

Diabetes Medicine | Male

Alliance In Health Diabetes Control Center 800 E Dove Ave Ste I, Mcallen, TX 78504 Get Directions
(956) 630-4200

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      4.7 based on 25 responses
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      Experience with Dr. Steel
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
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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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      Dr. Steel's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dear Patient,

      Thank you for providing your feedback. We truly appreciate it when patients take time out of their busy days to provide us with some open and honest feedback about our services so that we can continuously improve our patient's experience in our practice. 

      Once again, thank you for taking the time to let us know how you feel. We appreciate your business and truly want to make your experience as pleasant as possible.

      Warm regards,

      Richard J Steel, M.D - Medical Director

      Alliance In Health Diabetes Control Center

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      in Mission, TX |
      takes time to listen he is a very concern
      in Mcallen, TX |
      Exceptional service! He and his team really care about teaching you how to take good care of your diabetes.
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      Specialties

      • Diabetes Medicine
      • Internal Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Internal Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Cardiovascular Diseases
      • Diabetes
      • Diabetic Nephropathy
      • Diabetic Neuropathy
      • Diabetic Retinopathy
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Hypothyroidism
      • Kidney Disease
      • Metabolic Syndrome
      • Osteoporosis
      • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
      • Testicular Dysfunction
      • Thyroid Disease
      • Vitamin D Deficiency

      Procedures Performed

      • Chronic Diabetes Management

      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

      • Medical School
        Mexican-American University Of The North School Of Medicine

        Graduated in 2001

      • Internship Hospital
        Memorial Health University Medical Center

        Completed in 2008

      • Residency Hospital
        Memorial Health University Medical Center

        Completed in 2010

      • Undergraduate School
        University Of Texas Pan American

        Graduated in 1994

      • Other Education
        Us Navy

        Completed in 1999

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Steel's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Diabetes Medicine
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Steel's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Steel

      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
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      Dr. Steel's Care Philosophy

      My duty as a physician is to listen to my patients and together with them, develop a plan for them to achieve their best possible health. Diabetes is our passion and we would love to show you how the most knowledgeable staff in the area can help you live a healthier and more comfortable life. We are continually exploring new technologies and treatment options to improve quality of life for diabetics.

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      Dr. Steel says...

       Diabetologists are physicians who diagnose and treat patients with diabetes. 

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      Dr. Steel says...

      Dear Patient,

      Thank you for providing your feedback. We truly appreciate it when patients take time out of their busy days to provide us with some open and honest feedback about our services so that we can continuously improve our patient's experience in our practice. 

      Once again, thank you for taking the time to let us know how you feel. We appreciate your business and truly want to make your experience as pleasant as possible.

      Warm regards,

      Richard J Steel, M.D - Medical Director

      Alliance In Health Diabetes Control Center