Dr. Tomas Acuna-Lopez, MD

Dr. Tomas Acuna-Lopez, MD

Family Medicine  |  
Male  |  
50 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Tomas Acuna-Lopez, MD is a family medicine doctor who practices in Phoenix, AZ. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 4 years.Read his story

Desert Ridge Family Physicians

20940 N Tatum Blvd Ste 300

Phoenix, AZ 85050
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Acuna-Lopez's Experience

Dr. Acuna-Lopez'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Acuna-Lopez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Acuna-Lopez "Dr. Acuna's academic accomplishments include obtaining his Bachelors of Science degree from Arizona State University and his medical degree from the University of Arizona in Tucson. He completed his residency at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident. He is fluent in both English and Spanish. His areas of expertise are asthma, Diabetes, preventative medicine and patient education."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Acuna-Lopez "It is my mission to improve the health of those I serve with a commitment to excellence in all that I do.  My goal is to offer quality care that set a community standard, exceed patients expectations and are provided in caring, convenient, cost-effective, accessible and culturally sensitive manner.I will be a physicain that promotes wellness and provides complete healthcare to people of all ages.  My patient centered care will be of superior quality.  I will promote self care as well as coordination of care within the healthcare community that I serve."


  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Dr. Acuna-Lopez does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Anxiety
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Asthma
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Bronchitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Dysphagia
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fungal Infections
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heart Disease
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Cholesterol
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Injuries
  • Insomnia
  • Itchy Skin
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Muscle Spasm
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Obesity
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Valley Fever


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  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Colposcopy
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

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.


  • Arizona State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • University of Arizona
    Medical School | Graduated 2011
  • St Joseph's Hosp & Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2012
  • SJHMC Family Medicine Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Acuna-Lopez has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Acuna-Lopez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence

Hospital Quality Award

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

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Dr. Acuna-Lopez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Acuna-Lopez to family and friends
based on 10 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Acuna-Lopez's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Goodyear, AZ |
We absolutely love Dr. Acuna, he has treated both of my sons, for asthma and general health care. He educated my boys and I will follow him wherever he goes. Thank you Dr. Acuna. Pinon Family
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in Phoenix, AZ |
Dr. Acuna is great! He is the Only Dr. that has ever taken the time to check my insurance to see what medications are covered under my plan to avoid excessive co-pays. This was very important to me since I am on a fixed budget. I really appreciate his time an extra effort.
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in tempe |
I love Dr. Acuna!!! he is awesome he gives you all his time he is not a pill pusher hes thebest dr !!!
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in Mesa, AZ |
He doesn't have time for his patients and he's a quack.
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Now Accepting New Patients
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Dr. Acuna-Lopez accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Aetna Savings Plus of AZ
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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