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Family Practitioner, Primary Care Doctor
23 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ernesto Cortez is Excellent. Dr. Cortez has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 4.5
Courteous Staff 4.2
Accurate Diagnosis 4.2
Bedside Manner 4.3
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 3.8

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Osteopathic Manipulation

Education & Awards

Dr. Cortez graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)


Dr. Cortez has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • St. Francis Medical Center 
  • Long Beach Memorial Medical Center 
  • Lakewood Regional Med Center 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ernesto A Cortez DO and MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 23 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine.
Where does Dr. Ernesto A. Cortez practice?
Dr. Ernesto Cortez has 1 office location.
Dr. Ernesto Cortez practices Family Medicine near Bellflower, CA.
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