Dr. Jorge L. Sosa, MD

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Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Male • Age 53

3499 W 4th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33012
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Dr. Sosa:

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Dr. Sosa's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Memorial Hospital West
703 North Flamingo Road
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Palmetto General Hospital
2001 West 68th Street
Hialeah, FL 33016

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sosa

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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

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Jorge L. Sosa, MD, PA
Jorge L. Sosa, MD, PA
3499 W 4th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33012
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  1. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Sosa's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Adjustable Gastric Banding
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Bowel Resection
    • Colectomy
    • Colon Resection Surgery
    • Cystectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Gallbladder Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedures
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
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    • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
    • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Thyroid Surgery
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
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    • Appendicitis
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Incisional Hernia
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Lung Cancer
    • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Sosa

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • 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 South Florida College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1987

    Internship Hospital

    Jackson Health System
    Complete in 1988

    Residency Hospital

    Jackson Health System
    Complete in 1992

    Fellowship Hospital

    Jackson Health System
    Complete in 1993
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Sosa & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  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. Sosa'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. Sosa has admitting privileges:

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    • Memorial Hospital West

    • Palmetto General Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    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. Sosa

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sosa to family and friends

    22 responses
    above
    national average

    Your participation
    is confidential

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    Dr. Sosa's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    21 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 22 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Sosa
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    22 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    22 responses
    above
    national average

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Sosa accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Jorge L. Sosa, MD, PA
    3499 W 4th Ave
    Hialeah, FL 33012
    (305) 558-0411 (Office)
    (305) 863-3802 (Fax)
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