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Oscar Ramirez, MD is one of our four full-time physicians at our new Northeast clinic and surgery center. He is excited about practicing on the Northeast side of San Antonio where he has lived and practiced medicine for over ten years. Dr. Ramirez is proficient in all areas of gastroenterology and has a special interest in colon cancer screenings. Dr. Ramirez, who grew up and went to medical school in Guatemala, is fluent in Spanish. His passion for service comes from wanting to be a doctor from a very early age. He completed his residency and fellowship training at Texas Tech University Health Science Center in Lubbock. He and his wife of 25 years, Silvia, have two daughters, Maria Jose and Gabriela Natalia.
Verified Patient Reviews
He explains to me very well my condition. I definitely will back and recommend him
Very professional. Explained everything I needed explained and was very easy to talk too.
Dr Ramirez is very professional. I was told exactly what he found our and how to treat it
Experience was great!
dr. Ramirez was personable and professional inspiring confidence.
So warm and understanding. Showed real concern with what I was going through. So very professional, yet easy to talk to.
I was seen before my appointment time. Dr. Ramirez was patient and answered all questions. He was thorough in his explanations and did not come across as condescending, as some physicians sometimes come across. He was decisive and approachable,
Excellent appointment. Dr. Ramirez took his time with me and was very nice as well. He explained things well to me too
Dr Ramirez left me feeling very confident of the care he will provide
Dr. Ramirez is a good physician and obviously spends time with his patients. That's the good news. Unfortunately, today I arrived at 2pm and didn't see him until 3pm. I was on the verge of leaving when he walked in. I'm busy too and 60 minutes is a long time to wait for anyone no matter what they do or who they are. I realized this is a tough problem to solve when a physician wants to spend the necessary time to see and talk to the patient, leaving the to-be-seen patients waiting an excessive amount of time. It's an easy solution. Schedule less patients for Dr. Ramirez so he can spend the time with each patient that he feels is justified and appropriate. However, since I had less time to spend at this point, I did not have the opportunity to bring up the possible reocurrence of my LPR, my throat soreness and hoarseness. Kindest regards, RSS
He is very informative and listened to my concerns. I did not feel rushed or have that uncertainty as to what to do next.
Dr. Ramirez and all of the support staff were very thorough and professional.
Dr. Oscar Ramirez is probably the best doctor I have ever had. He always listens carefully to what I say and seems genuinely interested in my welfare. He is sympathetic in his manner, helpful with my medical problems, and is a good professional that I enjoy seeing.Thanks, Dr. R!!!
Dr. Oscar Ramirez is the best doctor AND his office staff is great.
Dr Ramirez sat down and took his time with me most rush in and rush out. He seemed as if he genuinely cared about my condition and got the ball rolling that very same day for tests and procedures scheduled for me. I like him.
Dr.Ramirez was very professional and a kind gentleman. He explained everything in detail and his staff followed up in several days to see how things were progressing
very good Dr Ramirez was concerned about me
I'm glad I went with a family member's recommendation to see this physician for my treatment. The doctor set me at ease from the beginning with his professionalism and didn't rush through the consultation.
Dr. Ramirez listened to my concerns, I went to him for a second opinion. I am very satisfied with care I received. The staff overall was very courteous and friendly.
Dr Ramirez listened. And was thorough. He was also very professional.
I loved the doctor, it was the front desk staff that I had problems with. I am a very tolerant person, but I do not appreciate being treated like an idiot. The Hispanic girl that was checking me in was very rude. I understand that she was training someone, but patient's should come first and you always treat them with respect.
great office, great doc... vernon p.
He was kind, compassionate and thorough
Always quick to see with appointment. Always send home with info post procedure and answers all questions. Friendly staff as well. I would recommend.
The staff was very nice, courteous, and informative. I am very please with the care I received.
He's very professional and knowledgeable, I didn't feel rushed and was very comfortable even thought I was having an awkward exam, hemmorroids
My visit with Dr. Ramirez are always pleasant, therefore are very satisfied with service.
Tracy at the front desk was very friendly and caring. Dr Ramirez is always very professional and he does not rush you. He answers questions and explains in terms I understand. There is a computer in his office that has interesting gastro topics. Last time Dr. Ramirez showed me how to operate it so this time while waiting for him I viewed a video about celiac. I also appreciate the text about appt.
Great Dr, appreciate his professionalism and respect for patients.
Dr. Ramirez was very detailed in his explanation of the procedure and answered any questions I had. My experience with the Doctors at this clinic has been very positive and I highly recommend anyone to visit this location.
Was very nice visit. Seem really concerned regarding my problem. And very informative.
Dr Ramirez is very patient and listened to my concerns. He explained my test results, answered all my questions and recommended a plan of action. He came across as a very caring, compassionate doctor, going out of his way to contact me personally when a problem arose. Most doctors would delegate that job to office personnel.
I live quite a ways from Dr. Ramirez's office, but I make the trip because he is a good doctor with a wonderful bedside manner and I recommend him highly to anyone I know. What I didn't appreciate was my last visit, having to wait over an hour to be seen. I understand there were only 2 doctors on hand and Dr. Ramirez being one of them was not feeling well that morning. We should have been advised of the situation and then we could make up our minds whether we wanted to stay or reschedule. I was told of the situation only after I inquired why it was taking so long!
He is an excellent. Doctor
Dr. Oscar Ramirez MD is an excellent Dr. He has excellent Bedside manners, He is very Professional and knows his Job. I trust him completely with my Healthcare Treatment, also I didn't have to wait I was seen on the time of my appointment which was great.
I found the staff efficient and professional. The doctor was informative. The visit was great but the waiting time was a bit stressful.
Dr. Ramirez is caring. He gives great explanations in his diagnosis and helps you understand and helps plan different ways to fix what is going on. He's quick in checking problems throughout his care for you and make sure you can get a quick follow up when needed after a procedure. I would and have recommended people to go see him for their GI issues.
Dr. Ramirez is an outstanding Doctor. He took care of my mother with the most companionate heart. He took his time to explained everything. He showed that he is very knowledgeable and even though my mother's case is so difficult, He was wright on the money. I cannot thank him more.
This was my first visit to Dr. Ramirez, and I was very impressed. He took time to explain my total CT Scan results with me (more than my primary care doctor's nurse told me) and answered all my questions. He suggested doing a colonoscopy and endoscopy, both which could be done at the same appointment. He was professional and seemed to be very caring.
Prompt and asked questions to determine problem. Explained procedures and possible solutions.
I like him a lot. The staff was very nice and helpful too. The wait time was just too long.
Dr. Ramirez is knowledgable and professional. The office staff is so friendly and each time is a great experience.
Very informative..listened to my concerns and was attentive to my needs.
He is my hero. He saw me through this terrible illness, and his staff rocked! He has the best bedside manner. I would not hesitate to recommend him!
i felt like he has compassion of my well being which is important to me.
Doctor Ramirez is the best. He always makes you feel like you are his only patient and always make sure you fully understand your condition. Having found Dr. Ramirez I would never go elsewhere/
My visit was excellent and pleasant.
I always like his manner. Takes his time with you.
Dr. Ramirez is so concerned , caring and understanding of my health.
This was an excellent visit primarily because Dr. Ramirez reviewed my current illnesses and made recommendations based on the facts. He was thorough, professional and his demeanor was as one would expect from such a fine doctor.
Dr Ramirez is thorough and knowledgable. He listened and took time with me. Gave me patient education and papers. He also apologized for the extended wait and still spent ample time with me! Awesome and highly recommend!
Very pleasant, Dr Ramirez was a good listener and listen to all my concerns. I was very pleased how he asked me if there was anything else that I had concerns with.
Dr. Ramirez was thorough and professional. He did not rush the appointment. He answered all our questions.
He is such a thorough, doctor, who seems very determined to get to the "root of your problem" and get you better!!
I have been a patient of Dr. Ramirez for going on three years. Even though his office is a distance from my home I still want him to take care of my medical needs. He is very informative and takes time with you. Most important he is Highly skilled in his profession and I would recommend him to family and friends. I always say the office staff reflect the personality of the doctor...his staff is GREAT...wonderful group of professionals!
Very knowledgable, helpful, and really cared about helping me get better. He took his time with me, no rushing at all. He wanted to know everything about my physical and mental health. Very glad I found him!
I was very pleased with Dr Ramirez. He showed is concerns about my medical issues he took his time to listen and I saw and felt that he would help me. Thank you
I have reccommended Dr. Ramirez to others. I believe him to be the BEST in his field. I have seen him for a number of years, so this is not a one visit evaluation. jane f.
I was happy, he listened..and he talked to me as a person..I was very pleased
Wait time was not long at all and Dr.Ramirez was very nice and explained condition and procedures very well.
He responded to my issue as I expected and was thorough in his assessment of my symptoms.
He looked at the whole picture in treating my mother. Thought outside the box even though his specialty is GI issues.
We were very comfortable with Dr Ramirez. He dresses like a Dr. Who is proud of his profession not like someone on vacation or someone who just walked in off the street. He is very thorough. Easy to converse with about your condition, asks pertinent questions and makes you feel comfortable to answer. Very knowledgeable. Helen P.
Dr. Ramirez was very attentive at my visit. He has a very calming demeanor and was very informative in regards to his treatment options for me. He even called me himself with lab results he ordered and spoke with me regarding plan of treatment.
Very imformative and takes his time to discuss your health issues and concerns. I would recommend Dr. Oscar Ramirez for your Gastroenterology needs. Wait time wasn't too bad and he apologized for running behind before the holidays. A+ bedside manner
Dr. Ramirez is very professional and explains in detail.
Dr Ramirez has been my phys longterm and my fathers as well. I trust everthing he tells me to do.
Dr. Ramirez was very thorough and made me feel very secure with his professionalism.
Very professional and understanding
I was a bit nervous about this procedure since the last one (10-12 yrs ago) was with a little discomfort. However, the procedure performed by Dr Ramirez was painless. His staff was also very professional and caring.
Good visit with Dr Martinez, and appreciated his suggestions and plan to address my health concerns ...
I thought he was a kind caring Doctor that took plenty of time with me to explain my problem. He noticed a serious problem with my colonoscopy and contacted me immediately for a follow up visit and had me set up for a specialist/surgeon immediately. Highly recommend him!
Dr, Ramirez was very straight forward with his questions and direct with his answers to my questions. I would recommend him to anyone.
He's extremely thorough and seems to be extremely caring about finding solutions to help me/patient.
As usual, Dr. Ramirez was kind, considerate, informative, and listened to my concerns/conditions, and came up with a plan with my participation and input. Wonderful, caring physician.
I needed a precise done last minute and Dr ramirez was able to coordinate that with the hospital with no problem. He never hesitated to sacrifice him time for me, even though it was my first ever visit with them.
Dr. Ramierz was very good at explaining everything, as to what the visit was about. He asked me questions, which surprised me. I am so happy about my visit. He explained everything that needed to b done and when. He is very professional. I appreicate that, and I am really glad that all procedures r done there at their offices.
He is a kind and thorough Doctor. I would recommend him to anybody.
Dr. Ramirez was very professional and took the time to find out all about my questions and concerns
Good and explained things well
The facility is beautifully maintained, with a homey atmosphere. The office staff is welcoming, friendly and helpful. Dr. Ramirez has a warm and caring personality, is friendly and efficient, with a great bed-side manner. He is interested in what I have to say, listens and offers helpful input for my concerns. He provided updating information on current studies relevant to my condition. Also, he dresses professionally and always looks very nice.
Dr. Ramirez was friendly and very knowledgeable in Crohn's Disease. He spent a good amount of time with me and answered all of my questions.
He was great
He is caring and looks at your medicines to see what's works best for you...He has an excellent bedside manner...He answers all your questions...
Gracious , prompt and professional
Dr. Ramirez is always so kind and listens to what you have to say. He also takes his time with you.
The office is very comfortable and the young ladies at the front desk are extremely pleasant and helpful. All of the staff are very professional. As far as Dr. Ramirez, he is a great physician. He pinpointed my issue immediately. Per his advice, I purchased the over-the-counter medication and it starting working right away. He also scheduled me for an endoscopy on Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015. I have complete confidence in him and I am not at all stressed about the procedure. I am also glad that the procedure can be done on the premises.
Dr. Ramirez is very professional and would highly recommend him to others.
Very good explainer thing so I could understand them went over all of my concerns with me .
Dr. Ramirez is a great Dr. but today he took over an hour to see us with no explanation. I will say that this was the only time this has happened though.
H is a caring very through doctor!
Wait was extra long today as they were short of doctors, otherwise I have not had to wait long at all. Dr Ramirez is very professional and I feel very confident in him. Glad I have him as my Gastorentrologist. Keep up the great work.
I would recommend Dr. Ramirez to anyone that needs his services. He is very considerate to your condition and he makes sure you are well taken care of. Some of his office staff needs some organizational skills. Today there were several patients that had later appointments and we're called in before a couple of us. This made me late to my next appointment. I was told that that they were short a Dr. today, but that does not explain the appointment jumps. The patients time is valuable and they should be given some feedback if they are running behind if known. The patient is asked to be there 30 minutes before their appointment. The same courtesy should be given to the patient or customer. Thank you.
Dr. Ramirez is a very pleasant doctor, takes his time to explain things. I've been to his office about 3 times. The first two times I waited less than 30 min but this last visit was over 2 hrs. But I highly recommend this doctor
Very professional, very caring! Took all the time needed to answer my questions, and did so in a way I understood.
Very comfy, relaxed!
Pleasant, informative and professional.
it was very good.
Dr Ramirez is an awesome Dr.
Very thorough and I got answers- thank you!
Great appointment. Office had me in and out in no time. All paperwork was completed ahead of time online, which made check-in very easy. Doctor was very quick and thorough. Prompt diagnosis and answered all of my questions.
I would like to thank everyone in the office for their professionalism and kindness. I had a very nice experience, thank-you all.
My follow up appointment was scheduled for 8 am. I was called in exactly at 8 am. He was thorough and answered all my questions at length and still I was out by 8:10. Very professional and friendly. Great doctor.
Dr Ramirez is a great doctor who takes time to listen to you.
We really appreciate Dr. Ramirez professionalism & patience. He also has a way of making my father feel comfortable & at ease. These types of doctors are rare to find nowadays.
I have been extremely pleased with the care received from Dr. Ramirez and his staff.
Muy atento y profesional!
Office visit was great but office time management appointment skills need work. Arrived at 12:45 for 1 pm appointment did not see Dr until 2 pm.
Very professional and helpful. Very informative and good communication skills both in English and Spanish.
I've never had a Doctor take so much time talking to me about my condition. I've finally found a gastroenterologist that actually cares about my health and is putting in the effort to keep me healthy. Thank you Dr Ramerez for giving me the confidence in knowing that you have my back!
He was very professional, friendly and listen to all my concerns. I would recommend him to my family and friends.
Very professional--discussed my situation and answered my questions.
He's very kind and thoughtful. I'm glad he's going to be my doctor. I have hope for my condition for the first time ever.
I was see in the er and sent home with the recommendation to see a GI. I called Dr. Ramirez office and they fit me in the same day as my hospital er visit. He was very detailed in explaining my condition and made sure I was promptly admitted to receive fluids in a hospital by my house. Dr. Ramirez goes above and beyond for his patients!
He sits with you and listens to your concerns and explains his self thoroughly. His whole staff is verry curtious . He is concerned with your overall health. Great doctor!
Es mi primera visita a su oficina y desde q llegué me sentí muy bien pq el ambiente es muy acogedor, el personal muy amable y el médico todo un profesional. El Dr. Ramirez es muy amable y paciente con sus pacientes pues se toma el tiempo necesario para aclarar y explicar dudas y procedimientos. Un detalle importante, es bilingüe... Excelente!!!!
Dr Ramirez listens and takes his time with you and his diagnosis was absolutely accurate.
I had an excellent appointment with Dr. Ramirez!
Highly professional. Courteous, good listener. Thorough and clear in his questions. Customer oriented in every way. Consider him my dear friend. Saved my life!
Very good, all questions answered excellent Dr ,thank you very much
He was very thorough with everything.
1. Brand new building/office. 2. Great bedside manner 3. Willing to try newer meds. Been stuck on several meds for my condition for several years, no improvement. Dr. Ramirez changed my meds and they seem to be working great! Seem very concerned about my health. 4. Staff are really really nice.
I was very satisfied with the needed and I do recommend that to anybody so yes I am very please with him
Very informative and sincere about my treatment.
Dr. Ramirez is highly professional and competent. He explained the test results to me clearly and concisely. A plan for future tests and visits was layed out. I would highly recommend Dr. Ramirez to anyone.
Very professional; reviewed my history and actively listened to my complaints. Presented me with a treatment plan; eased my concerns about anesthesia; asked if I had any other questions or concerns. I am extremely pleased that he will be my physician.
Have total faith he will do what is right for me.
I was pretty nervous, but the experience was so calming from being able to talk to Dr. Ramirez and the procedure. Highly recommend!!!!
I appreciate that the Doctor talks, explain things, go over the last appointment, answer questions.
Dr. Ramirez is thorough, caring, and professional. I never feel rushed. He is a great listener. My issues are very complex and he has walked through them with me and together we have discovered amazing results!
He was very nice and took his time to explain all our questions and concerns
Loved the staff, very professional, kind and knowledgable . Dr was great, explained in detail what I wanted to know, didn't feel rushed. Great place.
My visits with Dr. Ramirez are always pleasant. He communicates exceptionally well with his patients and explains the medical situation thoroughly. And, He's a really nice person..
Muy bien atendido
Very friendly and professional
1st visit. Fresh eyes on my health issues. New procedures/meds recommended. Looking forward to better care.
Dr. R is a professional, very knowledgeable doctor and I recommend him to everyone I know needs to see a gastroenterologist. I'm very please to have him as my gastro doctor.
It was great!!
Dr. Ramirez is friendly and caring, yet very professional. He is easy to talk to, and never makes me feel uncomfortable or embarrassed.
Professional, knowledgeable, courteous and obviously interested in helping me with my problem.
Dr. Ramirez was very patient and seemed genuinely interested in answering all of my questions. Never did it seem like he had somewhere else to be.
we went for a 2nd opinion...was very satisfied how he explained everything also how he was focused on the well being of my son...and didnt treat him as if he was just another patient. He took his time and listened and also spoke to him to see how he was feeling. I know it was just our first visit but our first impression of Dr. Ramirez was very rewarding to us. Thank you
He discussed in detail all of my concerns. I Felt very relieved when I left
Dr Ramirez is an excellent physician. He always addresses any concerns immediately. He discusses all your options with you before any treatment and suggests the best course of action. I have referred both friends and family to his office and they have always been happy with his services.
I HAVE BEEN SEEING DR RAMIREZ FOR A GREAT NUMBER OF YEARS. HE IS VERY CARING AND PATIENT.
I always enjoy my visits with Dr. Ramirez. Very thorough, knowledgeable, and caring. Would recommend highly.
the visit was a very good, welcoming, warm, awesome people , smile faces. I have the white coat sendrome, but by the time they took my second blood pressure it went to the norm.
His staff was kind and efficient and the doc sat with me and answered all my questions and listened to my concerns. AT the end of the appointment he asked me if I had any MORE questions for him...So glad I changed doctors.
Excellent treatment from the Doctor and every staff that dealt with me. I walked out thinking what a great an experience I had and thinking they deserve some feedback! Of course, next year is my scheduled colonoscopy and I may not be in such a good mood. Especially since Obama is kicking me off of my Healthcare plan this year.
Dr. Ramirez explained things very well. He had very nice manners. Lydia
Dr Ramirez is the best Dr I've ever had.
Very informative Easy to talk with was a good experience with dr. And the staff great
Very impressed. He listened and responded to my questions. I did not feel rushed.
Dr. Ramirez is a very kind and caring Doctor. He takes time to really listen to my concerns. I have seen several Gastro doctors in the past, but Dr. Ramirez by far is the best in my book! LVC
Dr. Ramirez is always caring and profes- sional and makes sure you understand treatment recmemfed.
very fast and to the point of why I came to see him
Dr.Ramirez is wonderful. He takes his time, makes sure you understand what he is saying and answers any questions you have. Everyone in his office is very kind and professional. From office visits to having procedures done. I would highly recommend them. Thank you to all.
He is very thorough. He took his time and did not rush me out of the office He is a doctor who cares about his patients.
Outstanding. Professional and comprehensible.
It's not everyday that a Dr. visit goes so smooth. From the start I felt that I was an important part of the staffs day. The receptionist in the front at check in is definitely a keeper. Very up beet and cracked a few jokes. She was great. Keep up the great work... I really appreciated everyone's help today....
Office staff was very professional and friendly. The scheduler, the front desk attendant, the medical assistant and the girl at the check out desk were all very nice and personable! Dr. Ramirez was also very pleasant. I was pleasantly surprised at how professionally my appointment was handled. I've already recommended the office to my co-workers and family members.
Dr. Ramirez is very personable, caring, and attentive; great physician.
me gusto el trato, la atencion al problema presentado, y el procedimiento a resolverlo.
Dr Ramirez was very attentive. He was asked questions and give me honest feedback. He listen to what I had to say.
Very good...explains everything very clearly.
DR RAMIREZ, WAS VERY PROFESSIONAL, COURTEOUS,POLITE,FRIENDLY AND MANNERLY.SO, MY WIFE& MYSELF, ARE VERY FORTUNATE TO BE HIS PATIENT. I AM A DISABLE WAR VETERAN, AT TIMES, NOT ABLE TO GET MEDICAL SERVICE, DUE TO THE VA BACKLOG SYSTEM.SO, AGAIN, THANKS.
Dr. Ramirez answered all my questions . He was very helpful in addressing my concerns. I would highly recommend Dr. Ramirez .
He takes time with you and answers your ? I would recommend him to other people
Genuinely tries to help improve or find solution to illness and/ or injury to include working with insurance companies to support your medications or procedures. I count him within a dwindle in group of doctors that display genuine concern for their patients
I felt like Dr. Ramirez was very thorough and happy with my care.
Dr. Ramirez is a wonderful doctor. He has all the time for you and is never in a rush. I would highly recommend him to anyone.
very professional, personal and attentive. will recommend him to family and friends.
Very informtive and did not rush with the appointment.
He is a very caring Dr and explained things to me so I feel more assured about what I am going through and understand better about diverticulitis.
Great attendabce from all of them.
DR. Ramirez has Great Bed side manner and answered all my Questions , Great First Visit .
Did not mind the wait, I arrived late, and he still fit me in. Thank-you so much. Dr. was very helpful, explaining options and possible treatments. Will wait and see how next visit goes. Thank you , ANGIE
Very professional and explained the procedure in a very detailed way. I was very satisfied and would recommend him highly.
He listened to my symptoms and confirmed what I suspected was the cause of my discomfort/condition. Also, his next course of action is what I was hoping for. Instead of suggesting a "Wait and see" type of action. This was my initial visit and so far so good. Thank you
Very satisfied. Just spell my 1st name as Beatriz,please.