Dr. Jorge Pino, MD

Dr. Jorge Pino, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 78
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Dr. Jorge Pino, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from Univ Del Valle, Div Of Cien De La Salud, Cali, Colombia in 1964 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism and endocrinology & metabolism.

3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 800

Birmingham, AL 35243

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

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

Vitamin D Deficiency
very high
more than 99% of peers
Thyroid Disease
very high
more than 97% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Pino'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.

2  Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism

2  Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

45  Conditions Treated

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1  Procedures

  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Univ Del Valle, Div Of Cien De La Salud, Cali, Colombia
    Medical School | Graduated 1964
  • Del Valle University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1967
  • Tulane University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1973
  • Diabetes Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1975

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pino's Reviews

2.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pino to family and friends
20 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (20)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (10)

Dr. Pino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    GOOD
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He has been my doctor for 5 yrs and yes ,a few of his staff was rude but that doesn't reflect on the care or ability of Dr Pino .not for his help I'd be around 500 lbs and in poor health or dead ..thank you Dr Pino..
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He seems ok, but his staff, especially his nurse is arrogant and extremely mouthy. When asked to call in a prescription refill, she acts like you are taking up her time and gets puffed up about it, and she doesn't call you back with your results like she says she'll do and gets angry for you...more
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Dr. Pino is a nice man and a pretty good Dr. My biggest problem is the WAIT time. I have waited as long as 2 1/2 hrs from arrival time until I saw the Dr. I can not remember a time that I have not waited at least an hour to see him. I'm not doing it any more. I have complained and nothing has...more
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Office will not return calls. I wasn't able to receive prior authorization because they didn't follow up like they said. You're required to be seen every 3 months but there's no communication. Doctor is ok.
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Dr. Pino is generally acceptable as far as ability and attentiveness. His receptionist is always rude and seems to resent the patients. In my most recent visit, as I waited to see him, I heard an office staffer ask the receptionist who was on hold. Her response was, I don't know I just picked up...more
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