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Raphaelle Della Vallera, MD

Endocrinology
Accepts New Patients
portal
About
Raphaelle D. Vallerera, MD is board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism. Dr. Vallera specializes in the treatment of adult endocrine disorders and has a particular interest in thyroid disorders, diabetes, and bone metabolism. She is the current Chairman of the Endocrine Tumor Site Committee at Baylor Sammons Cancer Center and enjoys teaching endocrinology to the medical house staff that often rotate through her office. Dr. Vallera earned her medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, PA before completing her residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Connecticut in Farmington, CT. She also completed a three-year fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, NC where she held an interest in bone metabolism and therefor spent two years training at the Duke Bone and Metabolic Diseases Clinic.

LanguagesEnglish
Ages SeenChildren (ages 3-11), Adolescents (ages 12-18), Adults, Geriatrics
Hospital Affiliations
  • Baylor University Medical Center, part of Baylor Scott & White Health
Insurance Accepted
*Accepted plans and benefits may vary by location.
INSURANCE PLAN
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Aetna - HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Elect Choice
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Aetna - Open Access HMO
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Aetna - Open Access Managed Choice
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Aetna - QPOS
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Aetna - US Access
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Bronze
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Gold
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Advantage Silver
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice Plus
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Choice PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Essentials
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Federal Select PPO
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - EFH Retirees
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Blue Cross Blue Shield - Medicare Advantage - Oncor
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Cigna - Open Access Plus
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Cigna - PPO
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Cigna - Great West Open Access PPO-Open Access
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Cigna - Great West POS
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Cigna - Great West PPO
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First Health - First Health PPO
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Healthscope - DART ACO
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Healthscope - DART ACO Flex
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart PPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care EPO
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HealthSmart - HealthSmart Preferred Care GEPO
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Humana - ChoiceCare Preferred Network
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Humana - Commercial PPO Plans
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Humana - Medicare Advantage Plans
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Imagine Health - EPN
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Medicaid - Traditional Medicaid
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Medicare - Traditional Medicare
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Oscar Health - Classic Bronze
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Oscar Health - Classic Gold
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Oscar Health - Classic Silver
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Oscar Health - Saver Silver
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Oscar Health - Simple Bronze
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Oscar Health - Simple Secure
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Oscar Health - Simple Silver
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PHCS Network - Beech Street of Texas PPO
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PHCS Network - Private Health Care System PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - HMO Network - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - PPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Group-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - EPO Network-Individual/Family-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - Cigna PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - Texas Statewide PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - PHCS/OPTUM - PPO Network - Out-of-Area Member Plan
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 SeniorCare (Cost) Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - McLane Group Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred PPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred EPO Network-ORX Broad
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSW Preferred HMO - Large Group
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Scott & White Health Plan - ERS BSW Preferred HMO Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - TRS - Active Care Participants Network
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Scott & White Health Plan - 2018 Vital Traditions Medicare Advantage Network (HMO)
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage HMO
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Scott & White Health Plan - SeniorCare Advantage PPO
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - PPO & HSA
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Scott & White Health Plan - BSWH Employee Network - SEQA & EQA
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Superior - Ambetter Balance Care - Silver
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Superior - Ambetter Essential Care - Bronze
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Superior - Ambetter Secure Care - Gold
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UnitedHealth - AARP Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Charter EPO
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UnitedHealth - Charter HMO
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UnitedHealth - Charter POS
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UnitedHealth - Choice +HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice EPO
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UnitedHealth - Choice HMO
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UnitedHealth - Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core Choice Plus POS
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UnitedHealth - Core EPO
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UnitedHealth - Core HMO
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UnitedHealth - Dual Complete Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Group Medicare Advantage
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Complete
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Gold
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UnitedHealth - Medicare Silver
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UnitedHealth - Navigate EPO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate HMO
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UnitedHealth - Navigate POS
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UnitedHealth - Nexus ACO OA
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UnitedHealth - NexusACO R
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UnitedHealth - PPO
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UnitedHealth - Select EPO
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UnitedHealth - Select HMO
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UnitedHealth - Select Plus POS
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Insurance listings are subject to change without prior notice. Please call the physician's office or health plan to verify coverage information prior to scheduling your visit or procedure. PPO Network Agreements include participating Employers and/or Administrator only. Not all members participating in contracted networks have in network access. Networks include Beech Street, HealthSmart, PHCS and Texas True Choice. In network participation is updated on a monthly basis by the network.
Background
Education
  • Fellowship: Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, Nc (1996)
  • Residency: Internal Medicine, U. Of Connecticut Health Ctr.: Ct (1993)
  • Internship: Internal Medicine, U. Of Connecticut Health Ctr.: Ct (1991)
  • Medical School: Drexel University/mcp Hahnemann School Of Med:pa (1990)
Certifications
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism - American Board of Internal Medicine
Industry Relationships

Baylor Scott & White Health’s vision is to be the most trusted name in giving and receiving safe, quality, compassionate healthcare. As part of that vision, Baylor Scott & White Health is committed to dealing honestly, fairly and with integrity in all matters to provide exemplary patient care, broaden medical knowledge, train the next generation of physicians and support outside relationships that promise public benefit.To that end, Baylor Scott & White Health physicians may collaborate with health care industry partners such as pharmaceutical, biotech, or medical device companies (collectively referred to as Industry) to help develop medical breakthroughs, or provide medical expertise or education.To promote professional and commercial integrity in such matters, physicians who are employed, contracted for administrative duties or performing research with Baylor Scott & White Health seek advanced approval for certain new Industry relationships, and report their Industry relationships and activities to the Office of Corporate Compliance annually for review.

Baylor Scott & White Health publicly discloses reported payments to these physicians and their immediate family members of $5,000 or more from Industry companies with which the physicians interact as part of their professional activities.The information on this website may differ somewhat from information on other publicly available databases due to different reporting periods, definitions, or reporting requirements.Patients may visit CMS’ Open Payments Database for more information, and should feel free to speak with their physician about relationships with Industry.

As of Mar 4, 2019, Raphaelle Della Vallera, MD  has reported no outside relationship with Industry that is applicable to this listing.

Reviews(199)
Overall: 4.7*
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May 21, 2019
informative
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May 20, 2019
I really love Dr Valleria. she is the most engaged Physcian I have ever had. the only problem with her is she is very busy and hard to see when you want, but I will live with that so I can continue seeing her!!
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May 19, 2019
dr Vallera is best of the best!!!
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May 17, 2019
Had great experience with Dr. Vallera. Answered all my questions and concerns.
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May 17, 2019
every time I am in this dr and her asst always take very good care and answer all questionswish all drs did as good a job as they do.
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Mar 5, 2019
Dr. Vallera is a pro with great patient empathy!
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Mar 5, 2019
I highly recommend the doctor!
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Feb 25, 2019
knocks on door to enter, shakes my hand,eye contact, calls me by name,
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Feb 22, 2019
Great service
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Feb 22, 2019
This was a wait to get book an appt. with the dr. It is hard to get in to see this dr.
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Feb 22, 2019
Dr. Vallera is ALWAYS friendly, professiomal, shows concern for me and all areas of my life. She listens to my concerns and responds with solutions and options on how I might deal with the issue. Because of her treatment and concern for my health, I look forward to my appointment..
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Feb 15, 2019
Excellent and very caring.
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Feb 15, 2019
I have enjoyed having Dr. Vallera as my doctor for the last 7+ years. She is caring anc concerned about me and my health and encouraging to me as I struggle to improve my life style and health.
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Feb 14, 2019
Dr Vallera is a very caring doctor. I have been a patient do hers for many years. BS&W have the best physicians!
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Feb 13, 2019
it was an excellent experience.
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Feb 4, 2019
Love her and love her staff. The wait to see her was avery long time, but she is worth it!
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Feb 4, 2019
I love Dr. Valera. Very knowledgeable and make me feel comfortable.
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Feb 4, 2019
She listens, explains, and seems to genuinely care. She knew my file which is more than I can say for my GP.
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Feb 4, 2019
Dr V. is one of the best doctors we have ever interacted with. She shows genuine interest in us and never rushes through our appointments. We feel so fortunate to have found her!
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Feb 1, 2019
Dr. Vallera is a class A doctor she is very passionate and you know she cares she takes the time to explain to you about your condition and how to care for it I would definitely recommend Dr. Vallera she makes you feel very comfortable.
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Feb 1, 2019
Dr. Vallera is thorough, professional and wonderful as well as her staff.
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Jan 24, 2019
I loved her. She spent the time to explain and help me understand everything I was concerned about.
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Jan 22, 2019
Dr Vallera is one of the best doctors I have ever seen. She goes the extra mile for her patients to provide the care that is needed.
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