Coastal Endocrine, Egbert Miranda-Rodriguez M.D. F.A.C.E.

Endocrinologist in Corpus Christi
Opening at 8:00 AM tomorrow
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Fiber is my diet! If you have Diabetes or elevated cholesterol, a high fiber diet is of benefit to your health. Fiber is found in fruits, vegetables, beans and cereal. Most fiber is not absorbed by the body, so it passes out in the stool binding certain foods and decreasing their absorption. ...

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Accountability is a must in Diabetes
In order to achieve and maintain good HgbA1C levels, accountability is a must. It is based on the principle the calorie responsibility is cornerstone to Diabetes management. Patients must accept that calories have to be consumed in the same amount and at the...

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Can I have borderline Diabetes?
The term borderline Diabetes is confusing, misleading and should not be used. It leads to the false believe that the condition is not that bad yet and therefore not in need of the seriousness it deserves. Diabetics normally have an asymptomatic period of 12 year...

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What is a HgbA1C?
A HgbA1C value is reported as a percentage and reflects 120 days of glucose averages, which includes ALL the readings in the preceding 2880 hours. This value, originates from the glucose binding that occurs to all the red cells the moment they are formed in the bone marrow. A ...

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I have not eaten anything and my sugar is 200!!

This happens because the pancreas is not making enough insulin to stop g glycogenolysis from occuring. This is the process in which the body breaks down stored carbohydrates into ready available energy (or glucose). Because insulin also brings ...

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Diabetes in America
The prevalence of diabetes is a growing health concern in the US. Approximately 20.8 million people or 7.0% of the population has diabetes. It is estimated that 20.9% of people 60 years and older have the condition. Left undiagnosed (half of the people that have it) diabet...

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Testimonials

a year ago
I would recommend him to anyone. He has helped me understand what is going on with my thyroid, I just had a baby and I’m nursing he went above and beyond to make sure he knew what medications I could and could not take. The staff is always so sweet I always bring my children to my appointments the wait is sometimes long but it’s because he is very thorough with all of his patients.. which is something I really appreciate.
- Amber T
a year ago
Dr. Miranda is a great doctor who makes sure you have the all the information you need as he proceeds with a treatment plan. I felt comfortable and at ease every second I was in his care. He his very prompt and straightforward with all that he goes over, while keeping his professionalism and manners first. Just be sure to have patience as he works and with waiting to be seen. The staff is wonderful and I look forward to seeing all of them again.
- Alexis R
a year ago
Dr Miranda is amazing. I came to him after another doctor gave up on me. I live in Victoria and will continue to make the hour and a half drive to stay under his care. With his help my sugars are now under 209 for the first time in 10 years. Dr. Miranda is knowledgeable and will work with you get educate you and help you take control of your own health.
- James G

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  • (361) 991-5520

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5934 South Staples Street #205
Corpus Christi, TX 78413
United States

Business Hours

Mon:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tue:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wed:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thu:8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Fri:8:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Sat:Closed
Sun:Closed
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