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Dr. Agustin Escalante, MD

Rheumatology*
3.7 (3)
Map Pin Small San Antonio, TX
Accepting new patients
41 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Agustin Escalante, MD

Dr. Agustin Escalante, MD is a Rheumatology Specialist in San Antonio, TX. They specialize in Rheumatology, has 41 years of experience, and is board certified in Internal Medicine. They graduated from International Medical and Technological University School of Medicine (Vignan) and is affiliated with University Hospital - University Health System. Patients rated Dr. Escalante an average 3.7 star rating.

Dr. Escalante works at Neurosurgery UT Hlth Scnc Ctr in San Antonio, TX. They frequently treat conditions like Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus and Lupus along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Humana as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Escalante's Office Locations

  1. 1
    University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio
    7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78229 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 450-9000
  2. 2
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    8300 Floyd Curl Dr Ste 4A, San Antonio, TX 78229 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (210) 450-9800

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  • University Hospital - University Health System

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    About Dr. Agustin Escalante, MD

    Specialties*
    • Rheumatology

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    Years of Experience
    • 41 years of experience
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    • 1992812986
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    Education & Certifications

    Medical Education
    • International Medical and Technological University School of Medicine (Vignan)
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    Board Certifications
    • Internal Medicine and Rheumatology
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    Dr. Agustin Escalante, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Escalante is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Escalante has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Escalante works at Neurosurgery UT Hlth Scnc Ctr in San Antonio, TX. View the full address on Dr. Escalante’s profile.

    Dr. Escalante has seen patients for Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus and Lupus, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Escalante on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    3 patients have reviewed Dr. Escalante. The overall rating for this provider is 3.7. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Escalante.

    Whether a person prefers to schedule an appointment online or over the phone with Dr. Escalante, there are benefits to both methods. A person calling to schedule an with Dr. Escalante appointment can ask questions about the practice, provider availability, conditions treated, procedures performed, and if their insurance carrier is accepted. While online scheduling is quicker, easier, allows one to view a wide range of appointment times, and may provide the ability to sync with a personal calendar.

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