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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Cornelio Porras, Pulmonologist, Internist is Good. Dr. Porras has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Cornelio Porras, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Lung Cancer
  • Sleep Apnea (Sleep Apnea Syndromes)
  • Thoracoscopy

Education & Awards

Dr. Porras graduated from Columbia University, New York. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2012 - 2015)
Level II
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2012 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Porras has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Marys Hospital 
  • Clara Maass Medical Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Cornelio Porras MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.
Where does Dr. Cornelio Porras practice?
Dr. Cornelio Porras has 4 office locations.
Dr. Cornelio Porras practices Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease near Clifton, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: Rutherford, NJ and Passaic, NJ.
See Clifton Internists and Clifton Pulmonologists.