Below is a list of the top and leading Endocrinologists in Houston. To help you find the best endocrinologist located near you in Houston, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
The top rated Endocrinologists in Houston are:
- Maria Lee – Endocrine Center
- Medhavi Jogi – Houston Endocrinology
- Libu Varughese – Houston Thyroid and Endocrine Specialists
- Rocio A. Harbison – Advanced Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinic
Dr. Maria Lee is a Sugar Land native who attended medical school at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. She completed her residency and fellowship training at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia and is excited to return to Houston to take care of patients and be back with her family and friends. She has an interest in many different endocrine conditions, including diabetes, thyroid disease, parathyroid disorders, osteoporosis, and others. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, hiking, traveling, and dancing (swing and salsa).
Board Certification: Internal Medicine; Endocrinology
Type 1, Type 2 and Gestational Diabetes; Thyroid Nodules & Dysfunction, Thyroid Ultrasound & Biopsy, Bone Density Exams, Osteoporosis & Osteopenia, Hyperthyroidism, Thyroid Cancer, Parathyroid, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
“Dr. Koshy takes his time with me and explains test results and protocols thoroughly. He is so knowledgeable yet humble as well as optimistic and encouraging. The staff are professional, respectful and patient. I really like being able to get my labs done in office by their skilled technician or downstairs at the Quest lab.” – Kathleen Cleveland
“Dr. Al has been my doctor, my daughters’ and my mother’s doctor for over nearly 15 years. He’s always been very thorough and does what he can to figure out a solution to any problems. Would certainly recommend.” – Maha Sultan
Diagnosis and treatment of all hormonal disorders by combining the most recent advances and techniques with a compassionate approach; Specialize in disorders of the endocrine system
“Always a compassionate group of medical professionals. I truly feel very fortunate that I have found this physician and his wonderful staff! They anticipate a need and offer a solution before you even ask! This group/Doctor knows their stuff.” – Karen Hanson
“Dr. Jogi very knowledgeable, and he investigates the causes very well, I didn’t like the staff very much, they have judgmental look, they need to work on their poker face skill , which is taught at 101 patient care class.” – Chris Divalerio
Houston Thyroid and Endocrine Specialists
Dr. Varughese is a native Houstonian being born and raised in Southwest Houston. He attended medical school at the early age of 16 at the prestigious Mahatma Gandhi University. He then completed his Internal Medicine residency from St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Centre in Phoenix. During his training, he served as Internal Medicine Chief Resident and Co-chair for the American College of Physicians Council of Resident/Fellow Members. Dr. Varughese cares deeply about improving access to healthcare and was featured in the Catholic Health World newsletter as part of team of training physicians who were finding ways of overcoming obstacles that faced the chronically ill as well as working in several community outreach clinics during his training.
He then completed his fellowship in Endocrinology at Baylor College of Medicine in his hometown of Houston where he trained at St. Luke’s Hospital as well as M.D. Anderson Hospital and Texas Children’s Hospital. During his training, his research focus was in diabetes medication and its effect on inflammation and endothelial dysfunction but also spent considerable time managing thyroid disease and cancer, adrenal and pituitary disease as well testosterone deficiency.
He is an active member of the American College of Clinical Endocrinologist. During his spare time, he loves to do DIY home-improvements projects as well as spend time with family and at church teaching Sunday school and working with the church youth ministry. He is well-known by his patients to be thoughtful, knowledgeable and easy-going.
Endocrine Diseases, Retina Eye Exam, International Services, Thyroid Nodule Clinic, Radioactive Iodine Clinic, Diabetes Education in Office, General Endocrine Disorders
“I have been to many Doctors and she is by far the BEST doctor I have ever been to. She has a wonderful bedside manner. Her staff is very kind and professional. She responds to concerns within 24 hours. I am in and out! Highly recommend! You will not be disappointed. LOVE HER” – Jennifer Nicholas
“Dr. Dumitru has a lovely bedside manner. She explains, educates, is patient and is genuine. I feel comfortable and informed during my visits. I don’t feel rushed. Her personality and attitude are uplifting. I had a biopsy that was painless and thorough. I certainly have faith in her abilities.” – Lisa Rice
Advanced Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinic
Dr. Harbison is board certified in Endocrinology. She graduated from the University of Puerto Rico. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at St Vincent’s Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana and her Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She was faculty at the University of Texas Health Science Center Houston and worked in a large group practice prior to founding Advanced Endocrinology and Diabetes Clinic.
Dr. Harbison believes that the patient physician relationship is a partnership focused on the long-term health and well being.
Diabetes, Metabolism Disorders, Menopause, Osteoporosis, Endocrine Hypertension, Cholesterol Disorders, Endocrine Gland Cancers, Pituitary Disorders, Adrenal Disorders, Obesity, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Hyperparathyroidism, Calcium Disorders
“I’ve been to several endocrinologists and can honestly say that Dr. Harbison provided the best care. She listened to my concerns, and recommended a new medication which improved my quality of life.” – Walt Simkins
“Dr. Harbison is a fantastic physician who I would highly recommend for anyone seeking care for the management of their type-1 diabetes. She is thorough, explains things well, and has an excellent bedside manner.” – Jake Gentry
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