Dr. Jorge Acosta, MD

Dr. Jorge Acosta, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
45 y/o
(20)

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Dr. Jorge Acosta, MD is a general surgery specialist in El Paso, TX and has been practicing for 14 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1998 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.

Rio Grande Surgeons, PA

10175 Gateway Blvd W

El Paso, TX 79925
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Accepted insurance

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • El Paso First Health Plan
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Superior HealthPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Acosta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Obesity
very high
more than 97% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 90% of peers
Stomach Surgery
normal
more than 48% of peers

Dr. Acosta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Acosta "As a trained fellow in minimally invasive surgery and advanced laparoscopy at the University of Louisville, special emphasis has been placed in the surgical treatment of patients using minimally invasive techniques. The use of a laparoscope and operating through small incisions leads to a better outcome in regards to patient recovery, decreased pain and improved cosmesis."
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

11

Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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.

Education

  • Baylor University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • Texas Tech HSC El Paso
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Texas Tech HSC El Paso
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University of Louisville
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Del Sol Medical Center Doctor of the year Award, 2007
Media & Publications

Dr. Acosta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Acosta does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Acosta and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Del Sol Medical Center

is a Healthgrades Top-Rated Hospital

Hospital Quality

2016 Five Star Recipient for Gallbladder Removal Surgery

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Dr. Acosta's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Acosta to family and friends
4.6
based on 20 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (17)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Acosta's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Very helpful? and knowledgeable. The only thing I didn't like was when the Medical Assistant called me in to do my vitals and was asking questions about my history she was on her personal cellphone checking her messages and going through her Facebook page. Come on!!!!
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Dr. Acosta seemed knowledgeable and friendly upon the first appointment. However, a staff member named Elizabeth blatantly refused to schedule a follow-up meeting. Dr. Acosta had assured me that I could follow up if my condition worsened. The condition worsened, and Elizabeth simply refused to...more
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Dr Acosta has done two surgeries for me and, given a choice, I would never go to anyone else. I am in a large city more than 300 miles away from him and it is worth my health and peace of mind to have him as my surgeon. He has excellent skills and keeps me on track.
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