Dr. Thomas Dorrell Jr, MD

Dr. Thomas Dorrell Jr, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
52 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Thomas Dorrell Jr, MD is a family medicine specialist in Corpus Christi, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in family medicine and sports medicine.

The Medical Center

14433 S Padre Island Dr

Corpus Christi, TX 78418
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Insurance Accepted

  • American Enterprise Group
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • Priority Health
  • Providence Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wells Fargo Insurance

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Dr. Dorrell Jr's Experience

Dr. Dorrell Jr'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

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dorrell Jr "Dr Dorrell tries to help patients get well by aggressively treating their ailments. We try to get patients in quickly with open access and appointments. Most services are provided on site and referrals are made when necessary."

2  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

40  Conditions Treated


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34  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Casting
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Esophagogastroscopy
  • Excision of Cyst
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Fracture Care
  • Injection of Tendon
  • Joint Injection
  • Laceration Repair
  • Lipomas Sebacious Cyst Removal
  • Mole Removal
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Simple Fracture Care and Casting
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Procedures
  • Skin Surgery
  • Soft Tissue Injections
  • Splinting
  • Urinalysis
  • Wart Removal
  • X-Ray


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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.


  • Texas A&M University / Main Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • St Mary-Corwin Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • St Mary-Corwin Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dorrell Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dorrell Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dorrell Jr to family and friends
39 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (39)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Dorrell Jr'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 (7)

Dr Dorrell is an outstanding doctor, he is compassionate and very knowledgeable . I've have been going to him since I moved to the island 5 years ago. I would recommend him to anyone that is looking for a 5 star doctor, look no further. The staff is very friendly and the facility is very clean .
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A patient of Dr. Dorrell since 2010. On my first visit, he discovered a serious problem that three previous doctors misdiagnosed as muscle spasms. Dr. Dorrell found a fracture in my spine requiring surgery. When he determines I need a specialist (eye, skin, surgery) he not only referred me to...more
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After bouncing around from doctor to doctor, we have found what we want and expect from a GP. Dr. Dorrell and his staff are awesome. We have never had to visit his office more than once to get a illness taken care of. Great medical care in a fast, friendly environment.
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Dr. Dorrell and his staff are first class!!! I was hit by a stingray and we were referred to Dr. Dorrell by our guide. Dr. Dorrell and his staff were waiting for us when we arrived and he and his team knew exactly what to do in this situation. They were able to treat the pain ASAP and had me...more
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I like his office as you can Walk-in anytime M-R and by appointment on Friday and Saturday. His knowledge is great, and even when I go to a specialist, the specialist tells me EXACTLY what Dr. Dorrell said! On the rare occurrence he is not in the office, his PA (or NP?) is also great, if not a...more
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