Dr. Cristina Cortez, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Female • Age 42

740 S Alamo St
San Antonio, TX 78205
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Dr. Cortez:

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Dr. Cortez's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University Health System
4502 Medical Drive
San Antonio, TX 78229

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cortez

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
South Alamo Medical Group
South Alamo Medical Group
740 S Alamo St
San Antonio, TX 78205
South Alamo Medical Group
9215 Westover Hills Blvd
San Antonio, TX 78251
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    Dr. Cortez's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Family Practice
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    Procedures Dr. Cortez Performs

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    Background Check for Dr. Cortez

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • 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

    University of Texas At Houston / Medical School At Houston
    Graduated in 1999
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Cortez & 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. Cortez's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Cortez

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cortez to family and friends

    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Cortez's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    13 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 13 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Cortez
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    14 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    14 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Cortez accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    South Alamo Medical Group
    740 S Alamo St
    San Antonio, TX 78205
    (210) 222-0333 (Office)
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    South Alamo Medical Group
    9215 Westover Hills Blvd
    San Antonio, TX 78251
    (210) 222-0333 (Office)
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    Dr. Cortez's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Cortez
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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