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Dr. Fernando Membreño, MD, MSc

Internist | Transplant Hepatology

3/5(6)
1100 E Dove Ave Ste 202 McAllen TX, 78504
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3/5

About

Dr. Fernando Membreño is an internist practicing in San Antonio, TX. Dr. Membreño specializes in the medical treatment of adults. Internists can act as a primary physician or a consultant to a primary physician. They manage both common and rare diseases. Dr. Membreño provides comprehensive care and manages treatment with surgeons as well. Internists establish long-term relationships with their patients and incorporate disease prevention and mental health care into their practice.

Education and Training

Escuela Autonoma De Ciencias Medicas De Centro America, Universidad De Ciencias Medicas (Ucimed),San Jose, Costa Rica MD

Escuela Autonoma De Ciencias Medicas De Centro America, Universidad De Ciencias Medicas (Ucimed),San Jose, Costa Rica 1994

Board Certification

Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM

Provider Details

Male Spanish

Fellowships

  • University of Texas Medical Branch

Dr. Fernando Membreño, MD, MSc's Practice location

Practice At 8026 Floyd Curl Dr

8026 Floyd Curl Dr -
San Antonio, TX 78229
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New patients: 210-575-4837

Practice At 607 Camden

607 Camden -
San Antonio, TX 78215
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New patients: 210-212-7403

DHR Health Transplant Institute - Liver Specialty Center

1100 E Dove Ave Ste 202 -
McAllen, TX 78504
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New patients: 956-362-2410
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https://www.dhrhealth.com/physicians/fernando-membreno-md

Methodist Physician Practices Pl

8201 Ewing Halsell Dr -
San Antonio, TX 78229
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New patients: 210-575-4837

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Patient Experience with Dr. Membreño


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Dr. Fernando Membreño, MD, MSc has a rating of 3 out of 5 stars based on the reviews from 6 patients. FindaTopDoc has aggregated the experiences from real patients to help give you more insights and information on how to choose the best Internist 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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Get to know Hepatologist Dr. Fernando Membreño, who serves patients in McAllen, Texas.

A seasoned hepatologist, Dr. Membreño is part of the DHR Health Transplant Institute – Liver Specialty Center. He most recently practiced at the Texas Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital in San Antonio, Texas, where he had lived since 2006. He is devoted to caring for patients with liver disease, liver transplantation, and advancing liver disease/Hepatitis C treatment/Nash/Liver Cancer through research.

The multidisciplinary team of physicians, surgeons, pharmacists, social workers and other health care providers at the DHR Health Transplant Institute provide specialized and compassionate care for kidney, liver and pancreatic disorders, including kidney transplantation. As the only CMS and UNOS certified kidney transplant center in the Rio Grande Valley, their team provides patients with the comprehensive care they need to receive a new chance at life.

In regards to his educational background, Dr. Membreño graduated cum laude probatus from medical school at the Autonomous School of Medicine in San Jose, Costa Rica in 1995. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Staten Island University Hospital. 

Due to his interest in liver diseases, he completed a fellowship in gastroenterology/hepatology and a Master of Science degree in clinical research at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. He then pursued further experience in liver transplantation at the University of Colorado Medical Center in Denver, Colorado.

Subsequent to his education, the doctor attained board certification in transplant hepatology, gastroenterology, and internal medicine through the American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM). The ABIM is a physician-led, non-profit, independent evaluation organization driven by doctors who want to achieve higher standards for better care in a rapidly changing world.

Currently, Dr. Membreño is leading the liver team at DHR Health Transplant Institute towards the goal of doing the first Liver Transplant in the Texas Valley. Academically, he is an adjunct faculty at the University Hospital of San Antonio transplant program and the University of Texas at the Rio Grande Valley.

Hepatology is the branch of medicine that incorporates the study of liver, gallbladder, biliary tree, and pancreas as well as the management of their disorders. A hepatologist is a specialist who manages disorders in these areas.

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