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Dr. Jesus Valadez, MD

Internist, Primary Care Doctor

San Juan Capistrano, CA

About Dr. Jesus Valadez

Jesus Valadez, MD, grew up in family of doctors. From a young age he envisioned he life path would follow the medical field as he both enjoyed helping people and the science behind medicine. He is a California native but spent considerable amount of time in Mexico while become fluent in Spanish. Dr. Valadez has enjoyed the diversity of his education in going from San Diego State University to Harvard Medical School in Boston and then Harbor- UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles for his Internal Medicine Internship and Residency. He and his wife, who is a medical school classmate, then moved back to New York City where he was in private faculty practice for Cornell Medical College in the Upper West Side. Dr. Valadez and his family eventually headed back home to California to practice medicine and raise their two children. Dr. Valadez enjoys formulating effective medical plans for his patients based on individual background and experience. He pursued his medical education at Harvard Medical School and has also gained knowledge and experience on several volunteer medical trips to Colombia, Mexico, Tanzania and Central America. He thrives on improving patient health by connecting with them through his diverse life experiences and enjoys enhancing their understanding of medical issues. “One thing wonderful thing about being an Internist is enjoying the combination of the diversity of the patient’s backgrounds and their medical issues while formulating an effective medical plan for the patient.” Dr. Valadez balances his work-life with his wife and two older teens while enjoying traveling, cooking soccer and boating.

In-network insurances

  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company
  • Anthem Blue Cross

Specialties

  • Internist
  • Primary Care Doctor

Practice names

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine

Education and training

  • Medical School - Harvard University, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Internship in Internal Medicine
  • University of California Los Angeles Medical Center, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Residency in Family Medicine

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Male

NPI number

1144221839

Overall rating
5.0
Recent reviews
I found the facility to be state of the art and extremely clean. I was able to get admitted in avery timely manner. The staff was extremely friendly and I found Dr. Valadez to be very friendly, efficient and thorough.
I found the facility to be state of the art and extremely clean. I was able to get admitted in a very timely manner. The staff was extremely friendly and Ifound Dr. Valadez to be very friendly, efficient and thorough.
MS · Less than 1 year ago
I came in with flu like symptoms that were getting worse day by day. Just happened to be that day thatwas one of the worse days I've felt. Dr. Jesus Valadez was sympathetic how I was feeling. He was even able to make me laugh. I would definitely recommend Dr. Valadez.
I came in with flu like symptoms that were getting worse day by day. Just happened to be that day that was one of the worse days I've felt. Dr. JesusValadez was sympathetic how I was feeling. He was even able to make me laugh. I would definitely recommend Dr. Valadez.
CL · Less than 1 year ago

Dr. Jesus Valadez's office location

MemorialCare Medical Group San Juan Capistrano

MemorialCare Medical Group

31001 Rancho Viejo Rd

San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675

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I found the facility to be state of the art and extremely clean. I was able to get admitted in a very timely manner. The staff was extremely friendly and I found Dr. Valadez to be very friendly, efficient and thorough.

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I came in with flu like symptoms that were getting worse day by day. Just happened to be that day that was one of the worse days I've felt. Dr. Jesus Valadez was sympathetic how I was feeling. He was even able to make me laugh. I would definitely recommend Dr. Valadez.

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Dr. Valadez was extremely welcoming and friendly. He made me feel very comfortable during my visit. I had not been to this office before and I wouldn't hesitate to return. Every staff member was courteous. Fantastic experience all around.

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Dr. Valadez was thorough and personal. He took his time evaluating my symptoms and answered all my questions. He also posted the test results on my chart the very next day.

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Thank you for your excellent care and follow up. My shoulder is feeling 80% better today than yesterday. I found a physical therapy clinic with a pool that I would like to use. Thank you again for everything.

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Dr. Valadez is an effective listener, caring and a positive advocate for his patients. He takes the time to explain and answer questions and I feel confident in his medical knowledge and experience. I highly recommend Dr. Valadez.

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Very interesting. He asked for more info on my issues, and addressed all concerns for my medications and referrals I use.

Less than 1 year ago
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