Dr. Jose Polanco, MD

Dr. Jose Polanco, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Jose Polanco, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Bradenton, FL and has been practicing for 30 years. He graduated from U Catolica Madre Y Maestra, Santiago in 1988 and specializes in internal medicine.

311 3rd Ave E

Bradenton, FL 34208

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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1  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

254  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Dementia or Depression Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • 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.


  • U Catolica Madre Y Maestra, Santiago
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Jersey City Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polanco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polanco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polanco to family and friends
34 total reviews (13 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

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Dr. Polanco'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 (13)

Dr. Polanco is a good doctor. Unfortunately, no one in front office ever returns phone calls when one leaves a voicemail. As well, no one seems to respond to any questions left on their "Healow" portal. I do like him but the lack of responsiveness by staff might make me want to look elsewhere.
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Dr Polanco is very thorough, always polite and very caring. Appointments are easy to schedule, His office staff are second to none. I've never felt more confidence and dedication in any other doctor.
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My husband and I have been patients of Doctor Polanco for several years . He is the most caring doctor we have ever had. He always listens to our concerns and never makes us feel rushed. We are so blessed to have him for our doctor. His office staff is awesome also, especially his nurse Kate. Most...more
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I was diagnosed with very rare diseases shortly after becoming a patient of Dr Polanco. I was concerned whether he would want to keep as a patient, I am time consuming, and there is very little known about my conditions. I needn't have worried he said I was a once in a lifetime opportunity to...more
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hey doc great doctor please tell your staff to get my referral to my insurance company so i can get my scooter thing going, thanks, keep up the good work
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