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Patient Reviews

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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jose Lira is Good. Dr. Lira has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.7
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 3.7
Spends Time with Me 4.0
Follows Up After Visit 3.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Jose Lira, MD is board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Asthma
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lira graduated from Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Lima.


Dr. Lira has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital Chula Vista 


  • Tagalog
  • English
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Jose Lira MD is a male Internist, has 41 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease.
Where does Dr. Jose Lira practice?
Dr. Jose Lira has 1 office location.
Dr. Jose Lira practices Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease near Chula Vista, CA.
See Chula Vista Internists and Chula Vista Pulmonologists.