Dr. Philip R Orlander MD Endocrinologist

Dr. Philip Orlander is an endocrinologist in Houston, Texas and is affiliated with University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals. He received his medical degree from Universite Libre de Bruxelles Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 7 doctors at University of Texas Medical Branch Hospitals who specialize in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Endocrinologist: General Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1976 - 1979

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 1979 - 1980

Universite Libre de Bruxelles Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

IN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ME State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Diabetes Self-Management and Leptin in Mexican Americans With Type 2 Diabetes: The Starr County Border Health Initiative.
Brown, S. A.,Kouzekanani, K.,GarcĂ­a, A. A.,Orlander, P. R.,Hanis, C. L.

Cabergoline-Induced Pneumocephalus in a Medically Treated Macroprolactinoma.
Machicado, J. D., Varghese, J. M., Orlander, P. R.

Salivary Cortisol Can Replace Free Serum Cortisol Measurements in Patients with Septic Shock.
Estrada-Y-Martin, R.M., Orlander, P.R.

See all 14 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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