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About Dr. Virgilio C Carandang
Dr. Virgilio C Carandang, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Houston, TX. He has 45 years of experience. His specialties include Family Medicine. Dr. Carandang is affiliated with Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center. Dr. Carandang has received 5 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Virgilio C Carandang has the following 1 specialty
- Family Medicine
A family practitioner is a doctor who specializes in caring for people of all ages, at all stages of life. Rather than focusing on the treatment of one disease or patient population, family practitioners are often the doctors that people see for their everyday ailments, like cold and flu or respiratory infections, and health screenings. When necessary, family practitioners will provide referrals for conditions that require the expertise of another specialist.
The doctors may also provide physicals, inoculations, prenatal care, treat chronic diseases, like diabetes and asthma, and provide advice on disease prevention.
Dr. Virgilio C Carandang has the following 7 expertise
- Weight Loss
- Weight Loss (non-surgical)
- Family Planning
Dr. Virgilio C Carandang has 1 board certified specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience
Dr. Virgilio C Carandang is Board Certified in 1 specialty
See the board certifications this doctor has received. Board certifications provide confidence that this doctor meets the nationally recognized standards for education, knowledge and experience.
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dr. is very good doctor...attempts to determine what the problem is concerning your health.....sends one to the necessary specialist as needed although sometimes a bit slow in doing so......he is a caring doctor
My mother (who is 78 yr old) has been going to this dr for a while and in that time all he has done is give her medicine on top of medicine. This last time she was not feeling well (cold type systems) and of course he gave her more medicine, a week went by and she still didnt feel well she was getting worse she went back and he did nothing!!! sent her home, within a couple of days we toke her to the emergency room and she developed nammonia. Needless to say she will Never come back to see Dr. Carandang and I would NOT recommd anyone to see him!!
medicine is not call in on time you have to wait for three or four days after calling day after day to check for medicine. when blood work is done the office do not fellow up to call an let you know it is in you have to call yourself and check no courtsey call there.oh the one hour is now 3-4 hr wait.
Dr C. is an excellent doctor. I have been a patient of his for over 10 years. He is very compassionate and friendly. His staff is wonderful and always available to assist you even over the telephone. His diagnosis is always accurate he is wonderful in making sure proper test are done to confirm his diagnosis when needed. He has been instrumental in finding several ailments I did not know I even had due to his being thorough and patient in listening to your complaints. He is an excellent doctor
Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
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.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014)
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.
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Top 10 Doctors are chosen by the millions of patients who visit Vitals each year to find a new doctor and share their experiences by providing ratings and reviews. In order to differentiate highly-regarded doctors from the rest for patients in search of quality care, Vitals awards Top 10 Doctor honors to those physicians within a certain specialty and geographic area who are consistently given top ratings by their patients.
Bridges to Excellence: Physician Office Systems Recognition Program
This program is designed to recognize practices that use information systems to enhance the quality of patient care. To obtain Recognition, practices must demonstrate that they have implemented systematic office
Bridges to Excellence: Diabetes Care Recognition Program
Millions of Americans have some form of diabetes, and millions more cases are undiagnosed. To encourage more effective treatment and management, Bridges To Excellence® worked with diabetes experts to develop
Dr. Carandang is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
45 Years Experience
The University Of Texas School Of Medicine At San Antonio
Graduated in 1973
University Of Texas Health Science Center
Dr. Virgilio C Carandang accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
BCBS Blue Card
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- BCBS TX BlueChoice
- CIGNA HMO
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Humana Choice POS
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Humana HMO
- Humana HMO Premier
- Humana Houston HMOx
- Humana National HMO
- Humana National POS
- Humana Preferred PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- PHCS PPO
- UHC Choice Plus POS
- UHC Navigate HMO
- UHC Navigate POS
- UHC Options PPO
Locations & DirectionsVirgilio C Carandang Md, 1631 North Loop W Ste 430, Houston, TX
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