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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carlos Pimentel is Average. Dr. Pimentel has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.0
Courteous Staff 3.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 3.0
Spends Time with Me 3.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Carlos Pimentel, MD is board certified in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Heart Block
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Holter monitoring
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Unstable Angina

Education & Awards

Dr. Pimentel graduated from Universidad Catolica De Santiago De Guayaquil. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)


Dr. Pimentel has 17 hospital affiliations:

  • McAllen Medical Center 
  • Knapp Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Carlos Xavier Pimentel MD is a male Internist, has 26 years of experience and practices in Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology.
Where does Dr. Carlos X. Pimentel practice?
Dr. Carlos Pimentel has 1 office location.
Dr. Carlos Pimentel practices Cardiovascular Disease, Cardiology, and Interventional Cardiology near McAllen, TX.
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