Dr. Jose Valerio, MD

Dr. Jose Valerio, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Jose Valerio, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in South Miami, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, and more.Read his story

6129 SW 70th St

South Miami, FL 33143

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No malpractice claims found for Florida
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. Valerio's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valerio treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Valerio treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Brain Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valerio treats Brain Disorders more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Valerio treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Brain Surgery
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Valerio performs Brain Surgery more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Valerio performs this procedure more than 73% of his peers

Dr. Valerio's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Adult Scoliosis
All Lymphoma
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anal Disorders
Anemia
Aneurysm
Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
Artificial Disc Replacement
Astrocytoma
Autoimmune Diseases
Benign Astrocytoma
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Bone Marrow Biopsy
Bone Marrow Transplant
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebellar Astrocytoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Astrocytoma
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Cervical Spondylolisthesis
Chiari's Deformity
Chordoma
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
Colorectal Cancer
Complex Fractures
Complex Skull Base Surgery
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Neuralgia
Cranial Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Craniectomy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
CyberKnife® Robotic Radiosurgery
CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Degenerative Scoliosis
Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Epilepsy, Familial, Mesial, Temporal Lobe
Epilepsy, Familial, Temporal Lobe, 4
Esophageal Diseases
Fracture
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery
Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for AVM
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Glioma
Gliomatosis Cerebri
Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intercostal Neuralgia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
Kidney Cancer
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Laminoplasty
Laminotomy
Laser Surgery
Leksell Gamma Knife® 4C Radiosurgery
Leukocytosis
Liver Cancer
Lordosis
Low Back Pain
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Disc Replacement
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Lung Cancer
Lymphoma, Large-Cell
Malignant Astrocytoma
Medulloblastoma
Melanoma
Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
Meningiomas
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Microvascular Decompression
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Mycosis Fungoides
Myelodysplastic Syndromes
Myelopathy
Myeloproliferative Disorders
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Pain
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Neutropenia
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Novalis® Radiosurgery
Obstructive Hydrocephalus
Occipital Neuralgia
Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Osteosarcoma
Pancytopenia
Paracentesis
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Plasmapheresis
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Prostate Cancer
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Radiosurgery - CyberKnife® and Gamma Knife
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Reticulosarcoma
Retina Diseases
Ruptured Aneurysm
Saccular Aneurysm
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Sickle Cell Disease
Skull Base Surgery
Skull Base Tumor
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stomach Diseases
Stress Fracture
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombocytosis
Thrombosis
Total Disc Replacement
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Urinary Disorders
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors
Vertebral Fracture

About Me

Care Philosophy

My mission is to provide better care of the sick, investigation of their problems, and further education of those who serve. We strive to provide Best-in-Class patient experiences and superior clinical outcomes.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

Education

  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma
    Residency Hospital
  • 2010
    Cleveland Clinic Ohio
    Fellowship Hospital
    2010
  • 2005
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital
    2005
  • 1995
    Universidad De Costa Rica San Jose Costa Rica
    Internship Hospital
    1995
  • 1995
    Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara, Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School
    1995
  • 1988
    La Salle College
    Undergraduate School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Valerio's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Valerio

3.6

Based on 34 reviews

5 Stars
58.8235294117647%
(20)
4 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(2)
3 Stars
2.9411764705882355%
(1)
2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(2)
1 Star
26.470588235294116%
(9)

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Dr Valerio was a pleasure to meet however the complete opposite is to say about his nurse practitioner. She has NO manners, does not know how to deal with patients, lies by calling herself a "doctor" , and she rudely told me in front of everyone to not even think of being seeing there again until...Read More
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I gave Dr Valerio 1 Star. but to be fair I have never met Dr. Valerio. I began with a nurse practitioner asking questions and as I did not trust her knowledge I said "I would rather wait for the doc. to tell him in person about my health issues". I was shocked when the N.P replied: "You won't see...Read More
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I wanted to share my experience; I have been in pain for several weeks, I went to The Miami Neuroscience, schedule an appointment with Dr Valerio, who is part of a group. On appointment date, I never see the doctor, all check and study orders [such as MRI, X-Ray, etc] was done by the nurse. I...Read More
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Very good he is the best
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After having gone thru 3 spine surgeries earlier, and the last two not offering any relief, I decided to see Dr. Valerio for a second opinion. Really was glad that I did, he diagnosed me correctly with Sacro-Iliac joint disease which mimics lower back pain, but with hip pain. Looking forward to my...Read More
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Insurance accepted

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

Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.