Libu Varughese, MD

Endocrinology

Accepting New Patients

Libu Varughese, MD

About Me

A native Houstonian, Dr. Libu Varughese earned his medical degree from Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center in Thiruvalla, India. He completed his internship and residency at Creighton University School of Medicine and St Joseph’s Medical Center in Phoenix, followed by a fellowship in endocrinology at Baylor College of Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center and Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston.
In practice since 2011, Dr. Varughese is board certified in both internal medicine and endocrinology. He treats all endocrine disorders including diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis, adrenal disease, low testosterone and pituitary disease. Dr. Varughese speaks Malayalam and treats patients18 years and older.
During his training, Dr. Varughese’s research focus was in diabetes medication and its effect on inflammation and endothelial dysfunction, as well as managing thyroid disease, cancer, adrenal conditions, pituitary disease and testosterone deficiency. He is a member of the American College of Clinical Endocrinologists.
Dr. Varughese’s practice style reflects an easy-going and personable manner. His patients value the fact that they feel he really cares about their health, takes his time and doesn’t rush off to the next patient.
A resident of Missouri City, Dr. Varughese loves do-it-yourself home-improvement projects, spending time with family, teaching Sunday school and working with his church’s youth ministry.  

Clinical Interests

He treats all endocrine disorders including diabetes, thyroid disease, osteoporosis, adrenal disease, low testosterone and pituitary disease.

Accepted Insurance Plans

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Cigna Allegiance Houston Methodist Employee Medical Plan
Cigna Network
Community Health Choice
Humana
Humana Medicare Advantage
Medicaid (Dr. Referral Only)
Medicare
Mem Herman Hlth Network Prov
MultiPlan PPO
Self Pay
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Medicare Advantage

Insurance plans may change. Please verify your plan is accepted when scheduling an appointment.

Credentials

BOARD CERTIFICATION
Internal Medicine | American Board of Internal Medicine | 2016
MEDICAL SCHOOL
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre - Thiruvalla, India | 2011
RESIDENCY
Internal Medicine | St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center - Phoenix, AZ | 2016
FELLOWSHIP
Endocrinology | Baylor College of Medicine / MD Anderson - Houston, TX | 2018
AFFILIATED HOSPITALS
  • Houston Methodist West Hospital

Languages

  • English
Languages listed are spoken by doctor and/or office staff.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What insurance does Dr. Libu Varughese accept?
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  • Where is Dr. Libu Varughese located?
    Dr. Libu Varughese's office is located in 5420 Dashwood Dr., Ste 301, Houston, TX 77081
  • What languages do Dr. Libu Varughese and/or staff speak?
    Dr. Libu Varughese and/or office staff speak English
Office Locations
5420 Dashwood Dr.
Ste 301
Houston, TX 77081
915 Gessner Rd.
Ste 170
Houston, TX 77024