Dr. Jose Valerio, MD

Dr. Jose Valerio, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 46
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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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 89% of peers
Trigeminal Neuralgia
more than 88% of peers
more than 79% of peers

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Dr. Valerio's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Valerio "Dr. Jose E. Valerio is an experienced Neurosurgeon with fellowship training in Neurosurgical Oncology and Spine Surgery. Dr. Valerio is trained and experienced in radiosurgery utilizing both the CyberKnife and the Leksell Gamma Knife. His extensive experience in Neurosurgical Oncology provides him the ability to conduct clinical trials and advanced therapies for glioblastoma, including 6 pillar technique surgical treatment, Neuroblate Therapy (LASER Interstitial Thermo Therapy), Novo TTF 100, the use of Fluorescence for tumor removal, Intraoperative Ultrasound and Intraoperative MRI neuronavigation for tumor removal and awake craniotomies."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Valerio "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."

6  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Brain Aneurysms
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Surgery Research
  • Neuro-Oncology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Valerio does not have any board certifications listed.

145  Conditions Treated

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68  Procedures

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Valerio's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Valerio to family and friends
31 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (31)

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Dr. Valerio's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

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...more
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Excellent !!!!!! Dr Valerio was always present and in time to guarantee together with Dr Labrada, Dr kaushal and the rest of the team, a successful recovery of my husbands
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Es un excelente doctor!!!. Soy su paciente desde el 2015, y los diagnosticos y tratamientos que me ha realizado han mejorado un 100% mi calidad de vida. Te habla con claridad y te explica todas las dudas que tengas. Es la mejor recomendacion que me pudo hacer mi doctor primario. Todo el staff ha...more
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Staff and doctor is unorganized. Staff don't review patient's history before knowing the type of test to schedule. Doctor only wants to insert devices in your body, never suggest gamma knife to shrink tumor. I've had 1 gamma knife treatment 2 years ago. Never rescheduled me to keep an eye on my...more
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