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Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Female · Age 54

Dr. Espinosa

Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1993 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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(512) 458-8400

Dr. Espinosa accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Espinosa's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Espinosa treats Osteoporosis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Espinosa treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Espinosa treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Espinosa treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Osteopenia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Espinosa treats Osteopenia more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Espinosa treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Espinosa's conditions and procedures:

  • Abnormal Thyroid
  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Incidentaloma
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Calcium Metabolism Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Female Infertility
  • Goiter
  • Growth Hormone Deficiency
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hashimoto's Disease
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cyst
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 22 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1993 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology

Education

1997
St Elizabeth's Med Center
Residency Hospital
1994
St Elizabeth's Med Center
Internship Hospital
1993
University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
Medical School
1997
1994
1993

Awards

Dr. Espinosa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Espinosa

2.9

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
40%
(10)
4 Stars
8%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
48%
(12)

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Valerie is a kind, caring and highly qualified doctor!
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I do not recommend this practice. I have been a patient for YEARS and honestly, I have been horrible lately about canceling appts, but what just occurred is unbelievable to me. I just received a certified letter stating that I have been discharged as a patient. No one has ever said that I could...Read More
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Efficient, friendly, to the point.
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I've been seeing Dr. Espinosa for several years now, and have never felt better.
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Dr Espinosa is the one doctor I enjoy visiting. I typically only see her once a year but it is always a pleasant experience and I always learn something that helps me to take better care of my health.
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