Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD

Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1993 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

6500 N MO Pac Expy Ste III-200

Austin, TX 78731

Contact Information

(512) 458-8400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Osteopenia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

1  Board Certifications

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

37  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Espinosa's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Espinosa

2.9

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
39.130434782608695%
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4 Stars
8.695652173913043%
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3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
47.82608695652174%
(11)

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Efficient, friendly, to the point.
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Bowdavis – May 30, 2018
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I've been seeing Dr. Espinosa for several years now, and have never felt better.
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Espinosa Patient in Austin, TX – May 21, 2018
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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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Austin, TX – Nov 27, 2017
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I went to Dr Espinosa because I was experiencing low energy a year out from having my thyroid removed. She was so helpful. She was very understanding, showed interest and compassion. She changed my medication. The very next day, I felt like a new person. She also scheduled lab work for six weeks...Read More
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Sue C in Austin, TX – Dec 16, 2016
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She's very cold...not personable at all. Very by the book, which is great but she could soften her stance and have better bed side manners. I was in her office less than fifteen minutes for her to say I don't know why you are here Really? I'm telling you my concerns for a reason. I was...Read More
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Not happy at all in Austin, TX – Feb 10, 2016
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