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Fatimah Bello, MD

Internal Medicine Doctor

Adult Primary Care

American Board of Internal Medicine



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UT Health RGV Internal Medicine (Weslaco)

1330 E. Sixth Street, Suite 105, Weslaco, TX. 78596

PHONE: (956) 296-7710 | FAX: (956) 296-7705

Services & Treatments

  • Acute illness care
  • Adult and geriatric medicine
  • BMI
  • Cervical cancer screening
  • Chronic care (diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol, arthritis, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease)
  • Colorectal cancer screening
  • Comprehensive healthcare for those 18 years and older
  • Family planning
  • Health screenings
  • Immunizations
  • Mammograms
  • Menopausal counseling
  • Men's health
  • Ongoing care for hospital patients
  • Physical examinations
  • Preventive care
  • Women's health


Dr. Fatimah Bello, MD, is a board certified Internal Medicine Physician at UT Health RGV. With advanced medical experience and training, Dr. Bello uses the latest technology and medical advancements in internal medicine to provide communities in the RGV with the highest level of care.

Dr. Bello received her Medical Degree (M.D.) from Obafemi Awolowo University in 2009 and then completed her Residency at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley in 2020. She participated as an intern at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital in 2010. Additionally, Dr. Bello received her Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) Degree from Harvard University in 2013.

As an Internal Medicine Physician at UT Health RGV, Dr. Bello diagnoses and provides services and treatments for preventative care, acute illness care, diabetes, hypertension, cholesterol, arthritis, men’s and women’s health, adult and geriatric medicine, gynecology services, menopausal counseling, and provides additional diagnostic services such as physical examinations, health screenings, immunizations and more. Dr. Fatimah Bello is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Additionally, Dr. Bello is a member of several notable organizations such as the American College of Physicians, the Society of Hospital medicine, the Texas Medical Association, and the Nigerian Medical Association.

Dr. Bello currently serves as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at the UTRGV School of Medicine, educating and training the next generation of physicians.

To schedule an in-person or telemedicine appointment with Dr. Bello, fill out our secure Online Appointment Request Form or call us at 1-833-887-4863 to speak with one of our UT Health RGV scheduling professionals. 

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency room.

Education & Training

University of Texas Rio Grande Valley - Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance (UTRGV-DHR) (2020)
Edinburg, TX

Post Graduate Training:
Harvard School of Public Health (2013)
Boston, MA

Medical School:
Obafemi Awolowo University (2009)
Ife, NI

American Board of Internal Medicine

Honors & Awards

  • (2020) Fellow, Texas Medical Association Leadership College
  • (2018) Best Oral presentation in Clinical Research category. University of Texas RGV Research Symposium; September 2018; McAllen, TX.
  • (2017) Best Oral presentation in Maternal and Child Health category. American Public Health Association; November 2017; Atlanta, GA.
  • (2016) National Alumni Society Scholarship Award, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL
  • (2015) Caroline and Charles W. Ireland International Student Scholarship, UAB, AL
  • (2014) Global Health Scholarship, awarded by Sparkman Center for Global Health; UAB, AL
  • (2012) Harvard University Presidential Full Tuition Scholarship Awards and Honors
  • (2009) Fellow, Moremi Initiative for Initiative for Leadership and Economic Development


  • Society of Hospital Medicine
  • American College of Physicians
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Nigerian Medical Association