Conditions Treated

In your virtual visit, our board certified providers treat many conditions, including:

  • Allergies (Seasonal)
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
  • Common Cold
  • Cough
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Fever
  • Headaches/migraines
  • Hypertension
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Pelvic pain (mild to moderate)
  • Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Skin Rashes
  • Sinus Infections
  • Upper Respiratory Illness
  • Urinary Tract Infections

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Specialty Care

Online UT Health RGV specialists are available to treat a variety of issues in:

  • Ear, Nose and Throat
  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Psychiatry and Behavioral Health
  • Surgery
  • Urology
  • Vision
  • Women’s Health

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For Emergencies, please call 9-1-1.

Need Help Getting Started?

Download our guide to help you set up your Zoom account for your upcoming virtual visit.

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Why UT Health RGV Telemedicine?

  • High-Quality Patient Care: Get access to board certified family medicine doctors, pediatricians, men’s and women’s health care professionals, psychiatrists, vision experts, and other specialists ready to provide the treatment you need.
  • Personalized Experience: Receive a customized patient care plan and feel comfortable asking any medical questions you may have.
  • Patient Participation: View your charts and past medical records when doctors share their screen during visits.
  • Private and Secure: Your personal health information is safe and sound during your virtual visit.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is UT Health RGV Telemedicine?

      It’s a convenient, personalized patient care service, wherever you are. Meet with one of our board-certified providers over the phone or through secure video chat on your computer, smartphone or tablet. Talk with them about your symptoms, and they can diagnose and treat multiple medical concerns you’re dealing with. They can also prescribe medication or lab work as needed.

  • Can my children use UT Health RGV Telemedicine? Are parents allowed to join?

      Yes, they can! Patients of all ages can use UT Health RGV Telemedicine, but parents/guardians need to start the process. Make sure your child is present for the visit so the provider can perform a medical evaluation.

  • Will I be able to get medications called in through UT Health RGV Telemedicine?

      Yes – after diagnosing your concern and coming up with a treatment plan, your health care provider can call in a prescription to your local pharmacy while following state laws and what’s medically appropriate for the patient.

  • What is the cost of a virtual visit? Are there additional fees for a virtual care visit?

      As with any appointment, the telehealth appointments will be billed to your insurance provider. The cost will vary based on the type of visit. Please check with your insurance to determine your coverage for telehealth visits. If you are uninsured you will be able to speak with a financial counselor for other payment options.

  • How do I schedule a virtual care visit?

      To request a telemedicine appointment, visit UTHealthRGV.org/Telemedicine, call 1-833-UTRGVMD (1-833-877-4863) or contact your preferred UT Health RGV clinical site for more details.

  • Will my insurance cover my virtual care visit?

      As with any appointment, the telehealth appointments will be billed to your insurance provider. The cost will vary based on the type of visit. Please check with your insurance to determine your coverage for telehealth visits.

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