Dr. Elisa Ribelles-medhus
41 years experience female
Elisa Ribelles-Medhus, physician and mother of five, has practiced internal medicine in Houston, Texas for over thirty years. She is also the author of three award-winning parenting books: Raising Children Who Think for Themselves, Hearing is Believing: How Words Can Make or Break Our Kids, and Raising Everyday Heroes. She was inspired to become a physician volunteer for the American Red Cross after her life was saved by the Norwegian Red Cross in June 2019.
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Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
English, Norwegian (Bokmal)
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Apr 16, 2020
Thank you so much for checking up on me. I am feeling so much better. No rapid heart rate. Have just calmed myself down.
May 6, 2020
The doctor was very quick and answering my question she's excellent thank you. You're very much
Apr 12, 2020
thankyou for your reply much appreciated
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Education & Training
University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine, TX
University of Texas, Galveston, United States
National Honor Society, Beta Gamma Sigma
Magna cum laude Medical School Graduation
Golden Apple Award, High Honors Graduate
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society