Dr. Jorge Rincon, MD

Dr. Jorge Rincon, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Jorge Rincon, MD is a general surgery specialist in San Antonio, TX and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas in 1992 and specializes in general surgery and bariatric surgery.Read his story

1162 E Sonterra Blvd Ste 210

San Antonio, TX 78258

Contact Information

(210) 587-7744

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Rincon's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rincon performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Rincon performs this procedure more than 88% of his peers

Obesity
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rincon treats Obesity more than 34% of his peers

Dr. Rincon treats this condition more than 34% of his peers

Stomach Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Rincon performs Stomach Surgery more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Rincon performs this procedure more than 18% of his peers

Dr. Rincon's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Pain
Abscess
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anal Fissure
Anal or Rectal Pain
Anorectal Abscess
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
Appendectomy, Open
Appendicitis
Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
Biliary Atresia
Biopsy of Breast
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cholangiocarcinoma
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Colectomy
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Cystectomy
Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Esophageal Surgery
Excision of Skin Lesion
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
Gallbladder Removal
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
Gastrectomy
Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
Gastroenterology Procedures
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gastrotomy
Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
Hemorrhoids
Hernia
Hernia Repair
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Incisional Hernia
Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Inguinal Hernia
Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Obstruction
Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Sigmoidectomy With Robotic Assistance
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Lipomas
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Obesity
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Port Placements or Replacements
Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
Secondary Malignancies
Sleeve Gastrectomy
Small Intestine Cancer
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Stomach Diseases
Stomach Surgery
Thoracentesis
Ulcer
Umbilical Hernia
Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Ventral Hernia
Wound Repair

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Rincon performs general surgery, focusing on the abdomen, including esophagus, stomach, small bowel, colon, liver, pancreas, gallbladder and bile ducts, and often the thyroid gland, His specialties also focus on disease involving the skin, breas...

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Bariatric Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2002
Hosp St Raphael Yale University Sch Med
Residency Hospital
1997
Hosp Of St Raphael (Yale Affiliated)
Internship Hospital
1992
Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas
Medical School
1992
Universidad Central De Venezuela
Undergraduate School
2002
1997
1992
1992

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Rincon's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Rincon

1.9

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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I first met Dr. Rincon while in the hospital, which was not the best environment to meet him. I did not have the best first impression of him. But it did not take me long to realize he is an amazing doctor and surgeon. He truly cares about his patients and wants to see them get healthy. My life...Read More
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Would NOT recommend this doctor! His receptionist/assistant Monica is VERY RUDE not only on the phone but in person too. She does not know how to be pleasant with patients and has NO knowledge in billing. Highly recommend finding another doctor if you can.
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Monica is very rude, unprofessional and a liar. Does not know how to treat patients and code billing correctly.
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Professionalism, expertise, experience and guidance describes Dr. Rincon and his staff. Dr. Rincon's skills and experience as a surgeon, along with Monica's dedication, determination and expertise to coordinate and schedule my surgical procedure, has me now recovering safely and comfortable at...Read More
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Dr rincon did my surgery and did an awesome job. Even with follow up visits. His assistant Monica us so sweet also shes very helpful and knowledgeable about the procedures to in case u have more questions after u leave.
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Locations

San Antonio General Surgery

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  • Fax
  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 12:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Advantage HMO
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
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