Dr. Marilou Cruz, MD

Dr. Marilou Cruz, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Female  |  
Age 62
(21)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Marilou Cruz, MD is a pediatrics doctor who practices in Downey, CA. She is 62 years old and has been practicing for 39 years. Read her story

9317 Firestone Blvd

Downey, CA 90241

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • LACare
  • 2 More

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Dr. Cruz's Experience

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Dr. Cruz's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Cruz's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Cruz "Dr. Marilou Cruz is a board certified pediatrician in Downey, California and is affiliated with Presbyterian Inter-community Hospital in Downey. She received her medical degree from Far Eastern University Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation and has been in practice for 35 years. She did her training in Newark hospital in New Jersey and Lincoln hospital in New York. Dr. Cruz accepts several types of health insurance. She also speaks multiple languages, including Tagalog and Spanish."
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Specialties

  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

Dr. Cruz does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Allergies
  • Asthma in Children
  • Common Cold
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Fever
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Joint Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Sinusitis
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Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Immunization
  • Physical Exams for Sports, School and Summer Camp
  • Primary and Preventive Care for Children and Adolescents
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaccination
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Far Eastern University / Dr Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation Institute Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Cruz has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Cruz has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruz's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruz to family and friends
2.3
based on 21 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (21)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Cruz's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
FAIR
Answers Questions
FAIR
Time well spent
FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Paramount, CA |
She is amazing! I have been taking my twins here since there first month she knows what she's doing has lots of experience. The receptionist there are so helpful and always meet my needs. Thank u all for making my life a little easier. Being a mommy of too is hard enough. Thank u dr Cruz for always...more
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Dr. Cruz accepts 11 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Basic HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
    Vitalidad Plus California Con Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
    Priority Select HMO
    Select Plus HMO
    Select PPO
  • Blue Shield of California
    Access Plus Savenet
    Basic PPO
    Local Access Plus HMO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • LACare
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Cruz has admitting privileges

PIH Health Hospital - Downey
11500 Brookshire Ave
Downey, CA 90241
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