Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD

Dr. Valerie Espinosa, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Female  |  
Age 53
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
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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Top Care Areas

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

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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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

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

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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.

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

Dr. Espinosa has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Espinosa's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Espinosa to family and friends
2.7
based on 21 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (11)

Dr. Espinosa's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Austin, TX
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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in Austin, TX
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...more
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in Austin, TX
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...more
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