Dr. Ricardo A Adames M.D.?
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Dr. Ricardo A Adames M.D., Internist

Dr. Ricardo A Adames M.D.

Infectious Disease Specialist | Infectious Disease

(24)
4970 N Expressway Suite D Brownsville TX, 78526
Rating

3/5

About

Dr. Ricardo Adames is an infectious disease specialist practicing in Brownsville, TX. Dr. Adames specializes in infections that are difficult to diagnose or unresponsive to treatments, such as HIV or airborne infections from a foreign country. Infectious disease specialists usually work with conditions that are not treatable by a primary physician but it is important to keep contact with the primary physician in order to receive information about the patients history and for deciding which diagnostic tests are appropriate.

Education and Training

Univ Catol Madre Y Maestra (Ucmm)- Fac De Cien Med- Santiago 1985

Pontificia Universidad CatÛlica Madre y Maestra (PUCMM) Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud 1985

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 28 years of experience

Treatments

  • Diabetes
  • High Cholesterol
  • Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Bronchitis
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Pain
  • Vascular Disease

Residency

  • Cath M C Bklyn-Queens Inc, Infectious Diseases  

Dr. Ricardo A Adames M.D.'s Practice location

Practice At 4970 N Expressway Suite D

4970 N Expressway Suite D -
Brownsville, TX 78526
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New patients: 956-350-2050
Fax: 956-350-0009, 956-350-3191

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Patient Experience with Dr. Adames


3.0

Based on 24 reviews

Dr. Ricardo A Adames M.D. has a rating of 3 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 24 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Infectious Disease Specialist in your area. These reviews do not reflect a providers level of clinical care, but are a compilation of quality indicators such as bedside manner, wait time, staff friendliness, ease of appointment, and knowledge of conditions and treatments.

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