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Specializes in Bariatric Surgery • Male • Age 54

3499 W 4th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33012
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Hospital Quality

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Memorial Hospital West
703 N Flamingo Rd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
Palmetto General Hospital
2001 W 68th St
Hialeah, FL 33016

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Jorge L. Sosa, MD, PA
3499 W 4th Ave
Hialeah, FL 33012
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    Dr. Sosa's Experience

    Specialties

    • Bariatric Surgery
    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Critical Care Surgery
    • General Surgery
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    • Adjustable Gastric Banding
    • Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Appendectomy
    • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
    • Bowel Resection
    • Colectomy
    • Esophageal Surgery
    • Gallbladder Removal
    • Gastrectomy
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery
    • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
    • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
    • Gastrointestinal Surgery
    • Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
    • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery
    • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
    • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
    • Parathyroid Surgery
    • Sleeve Gastrectomy
    • Thyroid Surgery
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    • Obesity
    • Pediatric Obesity
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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
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Sosa's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Memorial Hospital West

    • Palmetto General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Sosa

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.5
    • 28 Star Ratings
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    4.5 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sosa to family and friends

    4.5 out of 5

    28 responses

    Dr. Sosa's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    27 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.6 out of 5

    28 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.5 out of 5

    28 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    26 responses

    Experience with Dr. Sosa

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.5 out of 5

    28 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.5 out of 5

    28 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.4 out of 5

    28 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.4 out of 5

    28 responses

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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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