Dr. Jose Medina-Smester, MD

Dr. Jose Medina-Smester, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Dr. Jose Medina-Smester, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia in 2010 and specializes in internal medicine and sleep medicine.

801 Brickell Ave Ste 900

Miami, FL 33131

Contact Information

(786) 375-5098

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Humana
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Medina-Smester's Experience

Dr. Medina-Smester's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

17  Conditions Treated

6  Procedures

  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Physical Examination
  • Sleep Study
  • Spirometry
  • Weight Loss Management
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • University Of Georgia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2006
  • Medical College Of Georgia
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Jackson Meml Hosp/ Univ Of Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Jackson Meml Hosp/ Univ Of Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Miami Va Hosp-U Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • University Of Miami Hospital and Clinics
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Medina-Smester has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Medina-Smester's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Medina-Smester to family and friends
21 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

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Dr. Medina-Smester's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Was my PCP for several years. Administratively challenged but seemed knowledgeable and helpful. Was genuinely interested in helping. Then late in 2017 suddenly no response to phone calls or texts (I had his cell number) or even the stupid Patient Fusion web app. Now his office is closed with no...more
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their customer service is really bad, I couldn't schedule an appointment, they don't answer to the phone and emails, I'm going to change doctor.
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READ THIS IF YOU CAN'T CONTACT THEM BY PHONE! I tried calling them many times without success. THIS TIME I USED THEIR PATIENT FUSION WEBPAGE to book and appointment and guess what, they called me back! yay! I just came back from their office and they explained that the managing company that takes...more
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Dr has charged $150 for follow up visit to read health lab tests results. My insurance contracted rate is $105 and the Dr would not take any phone call, would not see me when visiting clinic and would not reply to any messages when trying to get the $45 refund my insurance has told me he owes me.
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Dr José Medina is great. Very profesional, knowledgeable and responsible. I had been seen him for a few years now. Since the time his office was a pleasure. It had a personal caring service, kind of a little town doctor. But now, all changed. They do not pick up the phone. Don't respond to refills...more
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