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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Male • Age 61

1475 NW 12th Ave Fl 1
Miami, FL 33136
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Dr. O'Brien's Experience

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Dr. O'Brien's Specialties

Procedures Dr. O'Brien Performs

  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Jackson Memorial Hospital
1611 NW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33136

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Patient Satisfaction

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
University Mmi Schl Mdc Hptlgy
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
1475 NW 12th Ave Fl 1
Miami, FL 33136
University Miami Hosp Gstntrlgy
University Miami Hosp Gstntrlgy
1295 NW 14th St
Miami, FL 33125
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    Dr. O'Brien's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology
    • Transplant Hepatology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
    • Transplant Hepatology
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    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Liver Biopsy
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    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulum of Esophagus
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Food Poisoning
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastritis
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
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    • Gastroparesis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemochromatosis
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis A
    • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
    • Hepatitis C
    • Hepatopulmonary Syndrome
    • Hepatorenal Syndrome
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Lactose Intolerance
    • Malnutrition
    • Megacolon
    • Mesenteric Panniculitis
    • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
    • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pouchitis
    • Salmonella Food Poisoning
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Background Check for Dr. O'Brien

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

    0 Sanctions

    • 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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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1980

    Internship Hospital

    University Miami/Jackson Meml Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    University Miami/Jackson Meml Hospital

    Fellowship Hospital

    Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. O'Brien & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. O'Brien's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. O'Brien has admitting privileges:

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    • Jackson Memorial Hospital

    • Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center/UMHC

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. O'Brien

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.4
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    4.4 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. O'Brien to family and friends

    4.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. O'Brien's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    10 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. O'Brien

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.3 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    10 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. O'Brien accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • Humana
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
    • Medica
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Molina Healthcare
    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • Principal Life
    • Tricare
    • UnitedHealthCare
    • WellCare
    • Worker's Compensation
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    Office Locations

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    University Mmi Schl Mdc Hptlgy
    Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
    1475 NW 12th Ave Fl 1
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 243-1204 (Office)
    (305) 243-3877 (Fax)
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    University Miami Hosp Gstntrlgy
    1295 NW 14th St
    Miami, FL 33125
    (305) 689-5511 (Office)
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