Dr. William Evans Mitch MD Internist

Dr. William Mitch is an internist in Houston, Texas. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Harris Health System and Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Mitch accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 3 doctors at Harris Health System and one of 79 at Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: General Internal Medicine

Education & Medical Training

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1967 - 1969

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1973 - 1974

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971 - 1973

Harvard Medical School
Class of 1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 42 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 36 years in Nephrology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

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

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

Molecular mechanisms and signaling pathways of angiotensin II-induced muscle wasting: Potential therapeutic targets for cardiac cachexia.
Yoshida, T.,Tabony, A. M.,Galvez, S.,Mitch, W. E.,Higashi, Y.,Sukhanov, S.,Delafontaine, P.

Myostatin/activin pathway antagonism: Molecular basis and therapeutic potential.
Han, H. Q.,Zhou, X.,Mitch, W. E.,Goldberg, A. L.

Stat3 Activation Links a C/EBPδ to Myostatin Pathway to Stimulate Loss of Muscle Mass.
Zhang, L.,Pan, J.,Dong, Y.,Tweardy, D. J.,Dong, Y.,Garibotto, G.,Mitch, W. E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PriorityHealth HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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