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Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira Is this you?

About Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira

Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Corpus Christi, TX. She has 36 years of experience. Her specialties include Psychiatry and Neurology. Dr. Lopez-Lira has received 2 awards. She speaks English.

Rating Overview

12 Ratings with 1 Comment

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira is Great. Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira has been rated by 12 patients. From those 12 patients 1 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Thelma Lopez-Lira Md

4525 S Staples St
Corpus Christi, TX 78411
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Specialties

Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira has the following 2 specialties

  • Psychiatry

    A psychiatrist is a doctor with specific training in the diagnosis and treatment of mental illness.
    He or she can not only provide the counseling necessary to both diagnose and treat a patient, but can also prescribe medication when needed. In some cases, a psychiatrist will only provide the medication and the counseling will be provided by another healthcare specialist, like a certified counselor or psychologist.
    Like other doctors, psychiatrists employ diagnostic tools like CT scans and MRI in order to observe the structure and function of a patient's brain.
    Once a diagnosis is made, these specialists may use behavior or cognitive therapy in order to address the patient's condition, or a multitude of other types of therapy, in conjunction with or in place of medication.

  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira has the following 12 expertise

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) / Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Mood Disorders
  • Depressive Disorder
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Personality Disorder
  • Mental Illness
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Schizophrenia
  • Manic Depressive Disorder
  • Depression

Dr. Thelma Lopez-Lira has 0 board certified specialties

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She may be a good dr but the waiting time is horrible. On our second visit we waited for 2 hours. No one deserves to wait that long. What's the purpose of appointments if the doctor doesnt abide by them ?

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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition

    Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2018)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Education

    36 Years Experience

  • Universidad Autonoma De Nuevo Leon

    Graduated in 1982

  • University Of Texas Health Science Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

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Locations & Directions

Thelma Lopez-Lira Md, 4525 S Staples St, Corpus Christi, TX
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