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Neurological Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
11 years of experience
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Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Ricardo Cortez is Satisfactory. Dr. Cortez has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 2 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 1.8
  • Currently 1.75 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Ricardo Cortez, BA, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 1 area:
  • Neurosurgical Procedures

Education & Awards

Dr. Cortez graduated from The University of Texas at Galveston.


Dr. Cortez has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • St Bernards Medical Center 
  • Houston Physicians Hospital 


  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Ricardo Cortez BA and MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 11 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Ricardo Cortez practice?
Dr. Ricardo Cortez has 3 office locations.
Dr. Ricardo Cortez practices Neurological Surgery near Houston, TX.
Additional practice locations include: San Antonio, TX and Jonesboro, AR.
See Houston Neurological Surgeons.