Dr. Cristina Boccalandro MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Cristina Boccalandro is an endocrinologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with Houston Methodist Hospital. She received her medical degree from Central University of Venezuela and has been in practice for 22 years. She is one of 23 doctors at Houston Methodist Hospital who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Houston Methodist Hospital
Ranked #35 in Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

University of Texas at Houston
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1996–1999

University of Texas at Houston
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1999–2002

Central University of Venezuela
Class of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
2012

Publications & Presentations

Severe reversible dilated cardiomyopathy and hyperthyroidism: case report and review of the literature.
Boccalandro, C., Boccalandro, F., Orlander, P., Wei, C. F.

Ventricular fibrillation in a young Asian man.
Boccalandro, C., López-Penabad, L., Boccalandro, F., Lavis, V.

Electrocardiographic changes in thyrotoxic periodic paralysis.
Boccalandro, C., Lopez, L., Boccalandro, F., Lavis, V.

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