Dr. Jose Cortez, MD

Dr. Jose Cortez, MD

Pediatric Urology  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. Jose Cortez, MD is a pediatric urology specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Baylor University in 1985 and specializes in pediatric urology.Read his story

1301 Barbara Jordan Blvd Ste 302

Austin, TX 78723

Contact Information

(512) 472-6134

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareSource
  • Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
  • Driscoll Health Plan
  • Galaxy Health Network
  • 21 More

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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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Experience Check

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Dr. Cortez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Bladder Diseases
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cortez treats Bladder Diseases more than 52% of his peers

Dr. Cortez treats this condition more than 52% of his peers

Hypospadias
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cortez treats Hypospadias more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Cortez treats this condition more than 12% of his peers

Chronic Kidney Diseases
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Cortez treats Chronic Kidney Diseases more than 10% of his peers

Dr. Cortez treats this condition more than 10% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease

Dr. Cortez's conditions and procedures:

Bladder Diseases
Bladder Stones
Bladder Surgery
Chronic Kidney Diseases
Congenital Polycystic Kidney Disease
Cystometry
End-Stage Renal Disease
Flexible and Rigid Uretero Renoscopy
Hernia and Hydrocele Repair
Hydrocele (Pediatric)
Hydronephrosis (Pediatric)
Hypospadias
Hypospadias Repair
Kidney Disease
Kidney Infection
Kidney Surgery
Laser Surgery
Neonatal Circumcision
Orchiopexy for Undescended Testicle
Pediatric Hernia
Peyronie's Disease
Renal Surgery (Pediatric)
Sleep Disorders
Testicular Atrophy
Undescended Testicles
Ureteral Reimplantation
Ureterocele, Congenital
Ureteropelvic Junction Obstruction
Urethral Reconstruction
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Varicocelectomy or Hydrocelectomy
Vesicoureteral Reflux

About Me

Care Philosophy

Under the direction of Dr. Jose C. Cortez, Children's Urology provides comprehensive treatment for your infant or child in a caring and compassionate environment.
While we are confident in our experience and skills in achieving the best sur...

Specialties

  • Pediatric Urology

Board Certifications

Education

  • University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Internship Hospital
  • 1992
    University of California At San Diego
    Fellowship Hospital
    1992
  • 1991
    University of Cincinnati / Main Campus
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1985
    Baylor University
    Medical School
    1985
  • 1981
    University of Houston / University Park
    Undergraduate School
    1981

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Cortez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Cortez

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
Dr. Cortez's Performance
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  • Explains condition(s) well
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  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Cortez is AMAZING!  Not only was he wonderful in explaining my son's hypospadias at previous appointments, he did a great job doing a hypospadias repair today - which is a pretty big surgery. I am a mom, and we worry, so tonight (or early this morning, rather) when my son was inconsolable I...Read More
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Dr Cortez is awesome. Although his staff members could use some customer service classes. This office made me feel so terribly low that at the opportunity to have my son scheduled and appointment I jumped up and made sure I get clearance from my son's lung specialist. The office was aware that I...Read More
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Medicaid
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareSource
Medicaid
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Driscoll Health Plan
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Galaxy Health Network
Guardian
Health Net
Medicaid
HealthPlus
Medicaid
HealthPlus Amerigroup
Medicaid
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
Medicaid
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Husky Health
Medicaid
inHealth
Medicaid
INTotal Health
Medicaid
Medicaid
Midwest Health Plan
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Peach State Health Plan
Medicaid
Principal Financial Group
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Staywell (Wellcare)
Medicaid
Texas Children's Health Plan
Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP)
Texas True Choice
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Medicaid
Options PPO
Wellcare of Georgia
Medicaid

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