License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Milvia Pleitez is Good. Dr. Pleitez has been reviewed by 21 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.8
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 3.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Milvia Pleitez, MD is board certified in Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine.

  • She has special expertise in 18 areas:
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Back Pain
  • Biopsy
  • Blepharoptosis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Electromyography (EMG)
  • Epilepsy
  • Facial Nerve Diseases
  • Facial Nerve Pain (Trigeminal Neuralgia)
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophies
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Peripheral Nervous System Diseases
  • Polio (Poliomyelitis)
  • Tubal Ligation (Permanent Sterilization in Women)

Education & Awards

Dr. Pleitez graduated from The University of Texas at Houston. She has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Texas™ (2009)


Dr. Pleitez has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • The Methodist Hospital 
  • Memorial Hermann Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Milvia Pleitez MD is a female Neurologist, has 21 years of experience and practices in Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine.
Where does Dr. Milvia Pleitez practice?
Dr. Milvia Pleitez has 3 office locations.
Dr. Milvia Pleitez practices Neurology and Neuromuscular Medicine near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: Athens, TX and Austin, TX.
See Houston Neurologists.