Dr. Roderick Ekmark, MD

Dr. Roderick Ekmark, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 44
Dr. Roderick Ekmark, MD is a family medicine specialist in La Vernia, TX and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch in 2005 and specializes in family medicine.Read his story

13857 US Highway 87 W

La Vernia, TX 78121

Contact Information

(830) 393-1400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Ekmark's Experience

Dr. Ekmark'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
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Ekmark's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ekmark "Dr. R. David Ekmark is a family medicine doctor at Connally Memorial Medical Center who is practicing at the Health Center & Urgent Care location at La Vernia, TX. Born and raised in South Texas, he first served in the US Army as a combat medic after completing his training at Ft. Sam Houston, TX. After his military career, Dr. Ekmark graduated with his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Sam Houston State University in Huntsville, TX. Thereafter, he earned his Medical Doctorate from the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston in Galveston, TX, and completed his training in Family Medicine at the Reading Hospital in West Reading, Pennsylvania. Dr. Ekmark is a strong advocate for his patients, and delivers non-judgmental, compassionate care to all ages with a variety of medical conditions, all the while protecting his patients' dignity and privacy."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ekmark "Our office is a "judge-free zone." We are all human. Just be honest about what is bothering you so we can help."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

217  Conditions Treated

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19  Procedures

  • ADHD Testing
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Infant Care
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Preventive Care
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • School Physicals
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sick Child Care
  • Thyroid Screening

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.


  • Sam Houston State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Reading Hospital & Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ekmark has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ekmark's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ekmark to family and friends
23 total reviews (11 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

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  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Ekmark's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (11)

Unprofessional, rude
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Dr Ekmark has managed my primary care needs for almost 3 yrs. He has always addressed my concerns and answered my questions. He utilizes his knowledge and instincts to help explain things in terms I can understand . When I need labwork or to go to a specialist, Dr Ekmark is helpful in expediting...more
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The staff is lazy and rude! I have never been humiliated by a receptionist as bad as Dr. Ekmarks staff. They all need repremanded for their rude display of carelessness. Fire them all and get staff that know how to smile and not spit!!
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Dr Ekmark is very compassionate and patient with my very difficult mother. He is extremely professional and his staff competent.
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My first time visit with Dr. Ekmark. He has excellent patient-physician communication skills. He respects your privacy, easy to work with, readily offers advice and listens to what your preferences are. The patients waiting are moved briskly along and the office is run effectively and...more
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