Dr. Jose Ferreira, MD

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Dr. Jose Ferreira, MD
Dr. Jose Ferreira, MD is a pediatric neurology doctor who practices in Tampa, FL. He has been practicing for 31 years. Dr. Ferreira is affiliated with Tampa General Hospital, Brandon Regional Hospital and St. Joseph's Hospital.

South Tampa Medical Center

508 S Habana Ave Ste 340

Tampa, FL 33609

Contact Information

(813) 873-7367

Dr. Jose Ferreira, MD

Dr. Jose Ferreira, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Care Philosophy

With our dedicated team of board certified specialists in the areas of pediatric neurology, epileptology, sleep medicine, neuropsychology, and mental health, and our research team, our goals continue to be always the same: To uphold the highest moral/ethical standards while providing cutting edge, evidence based diagnostic and treatment modalities to ALL patients equally, with the main goal of improving their health and overall quality of life, in the most respectful, and professional manner.
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Dr. Ferreira's Experience

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Dr. Ferreira's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Neurology
  • Board certified in Clinical Neurophysiology, Epilepsy, Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology and Pediatric Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Behavioral Neurology
  • Epilepsy
  • Epilepsy & Neurophysiology
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Epilepsy
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pediatric Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Autism
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Fever-Induced Seizure
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Metabolic Disorders
  • Migraine
  • Movement Disorders
  • Muscle Diseases
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Pediatric Epilepsy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep-Walking
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Disorders
  • Syncope
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

  • 24-Hour Ambulatory Electroencephalogram
  • ADHD Testing
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Management of VNS Devices for the Treatment of Epilepsy
  • Multiple Sleep Latency Test (MSLT)
  • Neurological Testing
  • Neuropsychological Testing

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • SUNY college at old westbury
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • Central University of Este (Uce) / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Yale-U Conn
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Schneider Chldns Hosp/LI Jewish Med Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ferreira has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ferreira's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ferreira to family and friends
3.9
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Ferreira's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    GOOD
  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
Tampa, FL |
Arrogant and office staff is unorganized. He also only sees you once then assigns you to one of his nurses for further care.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Ferreira accepts 19 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Care HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ferreira has admitting privileges

Brandon Regional Hospital
119 Oakfield Dr
Brandon, FL 33511
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St. Joseph's Hospital
3001 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tampa, FL 33607
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Tampa General Hospital
1 Tampa General Cir
Tampa, FL 33606
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