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Dr. Rita Lepe, MD
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Dr. Rita Lepe, MD

Hepatologist (Liver, Gallbladder & Pancreas), Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist)

28 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Rita Lepe joined the Texas Liver Institute in 2020 and will be seeing patients throughout Texas, including Dallas and San Antonio. Dr. Lepe completed her digestive and liver diseases fellowship at University of Illinois at Chicago and was a transplant hepatologist at the Baylor Simmons Transplant Institute in Dallas for the past 16 years. She has tremendous experience in all forms of liver disease and is a highly regarded teacher and educator. Her research interests include autoimmune liver disorders, drug induced liver injury, fatty liver disease, liver transplantation, liver disease in young adults as well as liver disease in Hispanics. She is the past recipient of the American Liver Foundation Young Investigator Award (2004) and the Latino Leaders Maestro Award (2010). She is a member of many medical societies including the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD), American Gastroenterology Association (AGA), American Society of Transplantation (AST) and the North Texas Latin American Physician Association (NTLAPA).
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    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Hepatologist (Liver, Gallbladder & Pancreas)

    Gastroenterologist (Stomach & Bowel Specialist)

    Education & Training

    University of Illinois at Chicago (Fellowship)

    University of Illinois at Chicago (Fellowship)

    Languages

    Spanish

    Medical Conditions Treated

    conditions treated by a Hepatologist (Liver, Gallbladder & Pancreas), like Dr. Rita Lepe, may include:

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    Medical Procedures Performed

    procedures performed by a Hepatologist (Liver, Gallbladder & Pancreas), like Dr. Rita Lepe, may include:

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    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Bravo Health

    • Cigna

    • Humana Health

    • Medicare

    • UnitedHealthcare

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    Locations

    Texas Liver Institute - Dallas

    7515 Greenville Avenue

    Suite 600

    Dallas, TX 75231

    (214) 945-2521

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    Texas Liver Institute

    607 Camden St

    San Antonio, TX 78215

    (210) 253-3426

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    Texas Liver Institute

    7940 Shoal Creek Blvd

    Ste 205

    Austin, TX 78757

    (512) 454-8378

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Dr. Rita Lepe accepting new patients?

    Yes, Dr. Rita Lepe is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Dr. Rita Lepe offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Lepe's office at (214) 945-2521 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Dr. Rita Lepe offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Lepe's office at (214) 945-2521 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Dr. Rita Lepe speak?

    Dr. Rita Lepe speaks English and Spanish.

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