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Specializes in Pediatric Endocrinology • Male • Age 53

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  • Pediatric Endocrinology

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Kaiser Permanente Tustin Ranch Medical Offices U
Kaiser Permanente Tustin Ranch Medical Offices U
2521 Michelle Dr
Tustin, CA 92780
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    Dr. Cortez's Experience

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Endocrinology
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    Procedures Dr. Cortez Performs

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    • Abnormal Thyroid
    • Adrenogenital Disorders
    • Diabetes Type 1
    • Diabetes Type 2
    • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    • Goiter
    • Graves' Disease
    • Gynecomastia
    • Hashimoto's Disease
    • Hypopituitarism
    • Hypothyroidism
    • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
    • Obesity
    • Overweight
    • Pediatric Obesity
    • Precocious Puberty
    • Short Stature
    • Thyroiditis
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    Background Check for Dr. Cortez

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for California.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    St Christopher's Hospital For Chldn
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    St Christopher's Hospital For Chldn
    Complete in 1990

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of California Los Angeles
    Complete in 1994
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cortez & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
    • Tagalog
    • Vietnamese
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    5 out of 5

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    Dr. Cortez's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    5 out of 5

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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    5 out of 5

    2 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

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    Experience with Dr. Cortez

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    5 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    5 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    • Kaiser Permanente
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    Kaiser Permanente Tustin Ranch Medical Offices U
    2521 Michelle Dr
    Tustin, CA 92780
    (888) 988-2800 (Office)
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