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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Javier Parra is Good. Dr. Parra has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.6
Spends Time with Me 4.5
Follows Up After Visit 4.3

Specialties & Research

Dr. Javier Parra, MD is board certified in Gastroenterology.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Acid Reflux Disease (Gastroesophageal Reflux / GERD)
  • Constipation
  • Hepatitis C
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Education & Awards

Dr. Parra graduated from Universidad Nacional De Colombia, Santa Fe De Bogota. He has 5 awards.

Outstanding graduating resident class of 2003 albert einstein medical center
Best categorical intern 2000-2001 albert einstein medical center
Outstanding teaching award 2006-2007 jackson memorial hospital - u of miami
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Parra has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Baptist Hospital Of Miami Inc 
  • South Miami Hospital Inc 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Javier L Parra MD is a male Internist, has 13 years of experience and practices in Gastroenterology.
Where does Dr. Javier L. Parra practice?
Dr. Javier Parra has 2 office locations.
Dr. Javier Parra practices Gastroenterology near Miami, FL.
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