Dr. Socorro Vargas, MD

Dr. Socorro Vargas, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Socorro Vargas, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Norwich, CT and has been practicing for 32 years. She graduated from University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine in 1977 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

111 Salem Tpke

Norwich, CT 06360

Contact Information

(860) 892-6906

Insurance Accepted

  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
more than 99% of peers
Hypothyroidism
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Vargas'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. Vargas "As a physician, I strive to provide excellent, compassionate care, working with my patients to achieve 'Best Care for a Lifetime'"

1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

63  Conditions Treated

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2  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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

  • University Of The Philippines Manila, College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • Philippine Genl Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Conn School Med
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Philippines Genl Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University Conn Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Conn Health Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • University Of The Philippines
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1982

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Vargas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Vargas' Reviews

2.2
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Vargas to family and friends
22 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Vargas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (3)

Dr Vargas is the best she is so knowledgeable. I was a patient before I got pregnant and she was excellent during my pregnancy. She was very knowledgeable on where to keep my dose to make sure my newborn came out healthy.
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Dr. Vargas is an astute, professional, and wise physician. She is aware of the importance of mental health playing a major part in physical health. Let her do the talking, don't interrupt, listen, and take her advice to heart. Don't be afraid to ask questions or have her explain bloodwork results...more
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Dr. Vargas has a no-nonsense, straightforward approach to dealing with patients. She presents the facts precisely and does not hesitate to let you know where you're falling down on your end. Some people find her "bed-side" manner somewhat rough, but she has always communicated with me very well. ...more
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