Dr. Jorge Pino, MD

Dr. Jorge Pino, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  ·  
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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.

3686 Grandview Pkwy Ste 800

Birmingham, AL 35243

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Insurance Accepted

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

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Dr. Pino's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
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Dr. Pino treats Diabetes With Renal Manifestations more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Pino treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Vitamin D Deficiency
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Dr. Pino treats Vitamin D Deficiency more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Pino treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Gynecomastia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Pino treats Gynecomastia more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pino treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Pino's conditions and procedures:

Abnormal Thyroid
Acromegaly and Gigantism
Adrenal Gland Diseases
Adrenal Incidentaloma
Adrenal Insufficiency
Autoimmune Diseases
Autoimmune Thyroid Diseases
Benign Tumor
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cancer
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Craniopharyngioma
Cushing's Syndrome
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Insipidus
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Female Infertility
Goiter
Graves' Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency
Gynecomastia
Hashimoto's Disease
Hyperaldosteronism
Hypercalcemia
Hyperkalemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hyperparathyroidism
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypokalemia
Hypoparathyroidism
Hypopituitarism
Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
Hypothyroidism
Kidney Disease
Lipid Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
Phosphorus Metabolism Disorders
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Retina Diseases
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Cyst
Thyroid Disease
Thyroiditis
Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Likelihood to recommend Dr. Pino

2.5

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
30%
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4 Stars
5%
(1)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
15%
(3)
1 Star
50%
(10)

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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...Read 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...Read 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...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Dental Blue 100/200/300
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO