Dr. Jorge Echeverri, MD
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Dr. Jorge Echeverri, MD

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Biography

Dr. Jorge Echeverri has been a family practice physician for close to 25 years. Raised in Colombia in South America, Dr. Echeverri always knew he wanted to pursue a career in medicine. When Dr. Echeverri was young his father worked as a representative for pharmaceutical companies, and his uncle was an internal medicine physician. Now Dr. Echeverri, his brother, and his sister all work in medicine, and his niece is a pediatrician who practices in Florida. Dr. Echeverri loves to practice family medicine, and is always happy to share what he knows with patients. Dr. Echeverri completed medical school in Colombia in 1983 and worked in the countryside after graduating before coming to the United States to complete his residency. In 1994, while working in at Texas Tech, Dr. Echeverri received the Outstanding Senior Residence and the James D. Jett Memorial Awards. After graduating, Dr. Echeverri returned to California where he began his work as a family practice doctor. Though both his uncle and his brother are internal medicine doctors, Dr. Echeverri felt drawn to family practice because it applies a broader spectrum of learning. He loves to help families, and to share what he knows about the human body in all its dimensions. Dr. Echeverri is married with two children. He met his wife when he was a student at the Universidad de Antioquia medical school in Colombia. He loves to go camping, and enjoys jet skiing and scuba diving.

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    Dr. Echeverri's Performance
    • Trustworthiness
      GOOD
    • Explains condition(s) well
      VERY GOOD
    • Answers Questions
      VERY GOOD
    • Time well spent
      GOOD
    Office & Staff Performance
    • Scheduling
      GOOD
    • Office environment
      GOOD
    • Staff friendliness
      GOOD
    • Average wait time
      16 to 30 minutes
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    Dr. Jorge Echeverri has been a family practice physician for close to 25 years. Raised in Colombia in South America, Dr. Echeverri always knew he wanted to pursue a career in medicine. When Dr. Echeverri was young his father worked as a representative for pharmaceutical companies, and his uncle was an internal medicine physician. Now Dr. Echeverri, his brother, and his sister all work in medicine, and his niece is a pediatrician who practices in Florida. Dr. Echeverri loves to practice family medicine, and is always happy to share what he knows with patients.

    Dr. Echeverri completed medical school in Colombia in 1983 and worked in the countryside after graduating before coming to the United States to complete his residency. In 1994, while working in at Texas Tech, Dr. Echeverri received the Outstanding Senior Residence and the James D. Jett Memorial Awards.

    After graduating, Dr. Echeverri returned to California where he began his work as a family practice doctor.

    Though both his uncle and his brother are internal medicine doctors, Dr. Echeverri felt drawn to family practice because it applies a broader spectrum of learning. He loves to help families, and to share what he knows about the human body in all its dimensions.

    Dr. Echeverri is married with two children. He met his wife when he was a student at the Universidad de Antioquia medical school in Colombia. He loves to go camping, and enjoys jet skiing and scuba diving. 

    Dr. Echeverri's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Family Medicine
    •  No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  No sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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    Conditions Treated

    • Anemia
    • Anxiety
    • Arthritis
    • Asthma
    • Back Pain
    • Depression
    • Diabetes
    • Ear Infection
    • Heart Disease
    • High Cholesterol
    • Hypertension
    • Injuries
    • Obesity
    • Osteoporosis
    • Rash
    • Sore Throat
    • Syncope

    Education

    • Medical School
      Universidad De Antioquia, Facultad De Medicina

      Graduated in 1982

    • Internship Hospital
      Texas Technical University
    • Undergraduate School
      Univ. De Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    • Spanish

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    Specialties

    • Family Medicine

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