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Dr. Carlos Jose Lira MD is a male General Practitioner, has 24 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and General Practice.
Dr. Carlos Lira has 5 office locations.
Medical Specialists of The Palm Beaches
3144 S Congress Ave
Palm Springs, FL 33461

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Locations and availability (5)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Patient comments (9)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carlos Lira, Internist is Good. Dr. Lira has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 9 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.2
  • Currently 3.2222222222222 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.7
  • Currently 2.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.4
  • Currently 3.4444444444444 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Carlos Lira, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Flu (Human Influenza)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lira graduated from San Agustin University. He has 3 awards.

Earnest Carhart Teaching Award SUNY/HSC at Syracuse 1986
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Internal Medicine, Lake Osborne Heights, Palm Springs, FL


Dr. Lira has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • JFK Medical Center 
  • Wellington Regional Medical Center 
  • J F K Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Lira accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 10 plans
  • Evercare - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan
  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • AvMed Health Plans - 8 plans


  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Carlos J. Lira practice?
Dr. Carlos Lira practices Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, and General Practice near Palm Springs, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Lake Worth, FL and Greenacres, FL.
See Palm Springs Internists, Palm Springs Gastroenterologists, and Palm Springs General Practitioners.