Dr. Juan Acosta, MD

Dr. Juan Acosta, MD

Pediatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 47
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Dr. Juan Acosta, MD is a pediatric surgery specialist in Phoenix, AZ and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in pediatric surgery.

1920 E Cambridge Ave Ste 201

Phoenix, AZ 85006

Contact Information

(602) 254-5561

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Acosta performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
high
more than 88% of peers
Appendicitis
normal
more than 80% of peers
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
normal
more than 64% of peers

Dr. Acosta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Pediatric Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

21  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Appendicitis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Pectus Excavatum
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Ventral Hernia

40  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Cyst Incision and Drainage
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Segmentectomy, Open
  • Surgical Procedures
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • University of California - Irvine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of California, Davis, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • Martin Luther King Jr.-Harbor Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Ut Southwestern University Hospitals
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Best Doctors in America, 2010
Media & Publications

Dr. Acosta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Acosta's Reviews

3.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Acosta to family and friends
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Acosta'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Dr. Acosta has seen my son for 9 years. He always explains everything very throughly. He understands my son's autism and walks him through everything. He even comes out to hold his hand before going to the OR.
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