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48 years of experience
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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (7)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carlos Espinel is Good. Dr. Espinel has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 7 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 1.5
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.8
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.5

Specialties & Research

Dr. Carlos Espinel, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)

Education & Awards

Dr. Espinel graduated from Universidad De Caldas, Manizales. He has 6 awards.

"Teacher of the Year" Medical College of Virginia
Prominent Young Nephrologist Award American Society of Nephrology
Clinical Scholar in Bioethics Georgetown University School of Medicine
Distinguished Service Medal, US Army Captain, Post Surgeon and Staff-43rd SHMA President Lyndon B. Johnson & US Army
US Federal Register Citation of Research Discoveries in Salt and Hypertension-Scientific Basis for the US Food Labeling Law US DHHS-FDA
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2011)


Dr. Espinel has 5 hospital affiliations:

  • Virginia Hospital Center 
  • Georgetown University Hospital 


  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Carlos Hugo Espinel MD is a male Internist, has 48 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine.
Where does Dr. Carlos H. Espinel practice?
Dr. Carlos Espinel has 2 office locations.
Dr. Carlos Espinel practices Internal Medicine near Arlington, VA.
Additional practice locations include: Alexandria, VA.
See Arlington Internists.