Dr. Ruben J Almanza MD Family Medicine Doctor

Dr. Ruben Almanza is a family medicine doctor in Corpus Christi, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi Memorial and Mission Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and has been in practice for 12 years. He is one of 91 doctors at CHRISTUS Spohn Hospital Corpus Christi Memorial and one of 34 at Mission Regional Medical Center who specialize in Family Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Family Medicine Doctor: General Family Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Christus Spohn Memorial Hospital
Residency, Family Practice, 1998 - 2001

University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Expression of cathepsins B, L, S, and D by gastric epithelial cells implicates them as antigen presenting cells in local immune responses.
Barrera, C., Ye, G., Espejo, R., Gunasena, S., Almanza, R., Leary, J., Crowe, S., Ernst, P., Reyes, V. E.

The role of the invariant chain in mucosal immunity.
Barrera, C. A., Almanza, R. J., Ogra, P. L., Reyes, V. E.

[Vaginal hysterectomy assisted by laparoscopy. Critical and comparative study if vaginal and abdominal hysterectomy at the A.B.C. Hospital of Mexico].
Kably Ambe, A., Barroso-Villa, G., Jurado-Jurado, M., Almanza, R., García León, F.

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Insurances Accepted

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