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Department Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Diabetes - Care & Treatment
  • Diabetes - Management
  • Endocrine Treatment
  • Endocrinology
  • General Endocrinology
  • Insulin Pumps
  • Radioactive Iodine Treatment
  • Thyroid Aspiration
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Ultrasound And Biopsy
  • Wellness
View all 11 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acromegaly
  • Addison's Disease
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Adrenal insufficiency
  • Adrenal Mass
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes - Care & Treatment
  • Diabetes - Complications
  • Diabetes - Health Aspects
  • Diabetes - Management
  • Diabetes - Nutrition and Exercise
  • Diabetes - Prevention
  • Diabetes - Type 1
  • Diabetes - Type 2
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Empty sella
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • Growth hormone excess
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypercortisolism
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypertriglyceridemia
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Liver Disease
  • Low Testosterone
  • Metabolic Diseases
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndrome (MEN)
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overactive Pituitary Gland (Hyperpituitarism)
  • Overactive Thyroid
  • Paget's Disease
  • Paraganglioma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pituitary Hormone Deficiency
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Prolactinoma
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Masses
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroidism
  • Thyroiditis
  • Underactive Thyroid
  • Vertebral Fractures
  • Vitamin D Deficiency
View all 62 Specialties +
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Biography

About Jose Cabral, MD

Jose Cabral, MD is a graduate of the Universidad Central del Este where he received his medical degree. Dr. Cabral began his postgraduate medical training at the Hospital of Saint Raphael where he participated in an internship in pathology. Dr.Cabral completed the remainder of his postgraduate training at Cleveland Clinic Ohio through which he engaged in a residency in internal medicine and two fellowships in Lipid Research and Endocrinology. 

In 1995, Dr. Cabral joined Cleveland Clinic Florida as an accomplished board-certified internist. He is dedicated to the advancement of studies in endocrinology and is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology. Dr. Cabral's special interests consist of disorders of the endocrine system, hyperlipidemia, thyroid disorders, diabetes mellitus, and endocrine hypertension.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
1995

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Endocrinology
Cleveland, OH USA
1991

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic
Lipid Research Clinic
Cleveland, OH USA
1989

Residency - Cleveland Clinic
Internal Medicine
Cleveland, OH USA
1988

Internship - Hospital of Saint Raphael
Pathology
New Haven, CT USA
1985

Medical Education - Universidad Central del Este
San Pedro de Macoris,
1982

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

Specialty Interests

disorders of the endocrine system, hyperlipidemia, thyroid disorders, diabetes mellitus, endocrine hypertension

Awards & Honors

  • Fellow, American College of Endocrinology
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 10/13/2019, Dr. Cabral has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Cabral receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:

  • Sanofi S.A.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

397 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.8 out of 5
Explains 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.8
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.7

96 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr. Cabral is outstanding!!! Communication and concern are hallmarks of my video conferencing with him. His staff, I believe Andrea, was also extremely helpful, efficient, and caring...

Reviewed on Sep 2, 2020

Dr Cabral is excellent. I never feel rushed. Dr. always explains everything throughly. Was concerned about my concerns.

Reviewed on Aug 25, 2020

Dr. Cabral and his staff were great the first time I saw him well over 15 years ago. Since back in his care, nothing has changed. Just a great doctor and a very easy to talk to person.

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2020

very caring doctor and easy to talk to.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Dr Cabral is a great Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr Cabral is an amazing physician, thorough and caring.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

excellent way of meeting with the doctor

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr Cabral always make you feel comfortable, speaks with you as if you are his only patient, takes his time and listens.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2020

Dr and his staff make the whole experience excellent

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2020

video conference is perfect for the kinds of visits I have with Dr. Cabral. it saves me a drive and waiting room time. Ability to be in my office while waiting removes all stress.I am concerned, though, that I don't yet have the lab orders I need.

Reviewed on Aug 10, 2020

the doctor is very good I recommend him.

Reviewed on Aug 6, 2020

My virtual appointment with Dr. Jose Cabral was a first for me, and I hope not the last.

Reviewed on Jul 17, 2020

Dr,Jose Cabral is a really Great Doctor, I feel Great to have a Doctor like Dr Jose Cabral

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

dr asked necessary questions

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2020

Dr. Cabral was very attentive and provided answers/responses to my questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Excellent dr. Waiting time to see dr. is extremely long.

Reviewed on Jul 6, 2020

Good experience with Dr Cabril

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

bad experience doctor didn't took the time with the patient, he was less than a minute in the room

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

doctor didn't spend time with patient

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2020

Dr Cabral is very respectful and profesional

Reviewed on Jun 23, 2020

Dr Cabral was extremely informative and caring to me as a patient. I would highly recommend him !

Reviewed on Jun 22, 2020

great doctor

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

dr cabral listened explained excellent doctor

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

I've been seeing Dr. Cabral for many years and he's always great! He takes the time to ask me questions and give me answers to my questions. I never feel rushed and always feel confident in his care.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

I always recommend my doctors (and their nurses, assitants,office staff) to anyone asking for recommendations for care. They do such a good job it sometimes takes a while to get an appointment but that's understandable.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Dr. Cabral is EXCELLENT!

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Dr. Cabral always takes the time to explain and discuss test results and answer all questions no matter how busy he is.

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

I felt safer, less people involved. I saved at least 3 hours of my time. I could work and wait for the phone call when the doctor was available. The office called exactly on time to begin the virtual visit!

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

I AM HAPPY WITH DR. CABRAL, BUT NOT WITH THE WAIT TIME AND INABILITY TO GET APPT. NEED A FOLLOW UP VIRTUAL AND WAS UNABLE TO GET ONE UNTIL AUGUST. THIS IS POOR.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2020

excellent dr. clean facility. courteous staff. highly recommed

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

I was very impressed with the doctor; He had researched my previous needle biopsies from another hospital prior to my meeting him. The doctor showed interest in my health and that's superb.

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

Dr Cabral was very thoughtful and thorough and explained that the appointment could have been virtually (not had to drive from Palm Beach County to Broward County) He was great!

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2020

Dr. Cabral is a treasure. He's always friendly, knowledgeable and thorough. I've avoided surgery thanks to his creative treatment.

Reviewed on May 21, 2020

Very good experience and very good results thanks to Dr Cabral's excellent tratment treatment

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

First video dr appointment. Great experience with dr. Cabral. Knowledgeable, patient, took his time to explain and listen. Looking forward to meeting him in person and continue seeking medical advice from him.

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

the doctor is very good, kind and I have a nice conversation with him about my health.

Reviewed on May 20, 2020

i like the virtual visit to the doctor. it is better than go to the office, no driving, no parking and no waiting room. it is perfect.

Reviewed on May 19, 2020

Dr Cabral is excellent !

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

The Doctor himself actually called me. I cannot believe it, but he did call me to arrange the video visit for the next day. Fabulous!

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

The Doctor is a very caring person and always makes me feel that I am the only person in the room. He is totally focus on my care, totally.

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

best experience with the doctor

Reviewed on May 13, 2020

I felt very comfortable with the visit and the Dr.'s attention to my concerns.

Reviewed on May 12, 2020

Always a pleasure to talk to Dr Cabral.

Reviewed on May 6, 2020

Love Dr Cabral. He always addresses my concerns without making me feel like I am just a number. He is a caring and compassionate endocrinologist. I travel from West Melbourne to be under the care of Dr. Cabral .

Reviewed on May 5, 2020

Dr. Cabral is my doctor from 2011, he is very professional but he made me feel that I can have a friend that understand how I feel and give me his support always . Thank you Dr. Cabral for the time that I was in tears you treated me like a family member too. God Bless You and you family

Reviewed on Apr 29, 2020

The video visit was better than I had anticipated. The nurse called on time. Then she said DR would call back in About 10-15 minutes. And DR. Cabral did. Heck of a lot better than waiting VERY LONG at the Clinic. Would prefer to do this again unless I needed something that could only be done in person.

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2020

Doctor was extremely courteous and professional..

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2020

Best Endocrinologist doctors since sliced bread!

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

Dr. Cabral is the ultimate professional. Down to earth. Available, he listens and looks at the overall patient.

Reviewed on Apr 2, 2020

I've been with Dr Cabral for 15 plus years, he's the best

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Always a good experience with Dr. Cabral and his staff!

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Dr. Cabral is the best!

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2020

Dr Cabral was very specific and explained my options.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Dr Cabral's office personnel is very attentive and always helpful.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Dr Cabral is amazing. He's never in a hurry and listens to all of my concerns. I really like him and always recommend him.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

My experience with Dr Cabral has always been very satisfactory. Definitely will continue recommending him.

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Absolutely best start to Doctor!

Reviewed on Mar 17, 2020

Dr. Cabral is the BEST

Reviewed on Feb 14, 2020

Dr Cabral is one of the finest doctors that I have ever seen. He is kind, empathetic and extremely knowledgeable in his field. I will recommend him to everyone!

Reviewed on Feb 13, 2020

Always get great attention to detail from Dr. Cabral. Very satisfied with his care.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2020

Dr Cabral went over everything with me. took his time and answered all my questions. adjusted my medicines.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Excellent! Dr Cabral is amaizing!

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

*Jose Cabral is a caring and generous physician - he is the only reason I we the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

I had to wait four months before I could see the doctor. I believe those times might be improved

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Dr. Cabral is a caring professional and he gave me all the attention during the time my visit lasted. He answered all my questions and discussed about all the concerns I had.

Reviewed on Jan 17, 2020

I have recommended many patients to Dr Cabral. He is superior in his field!

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Outstanding doctor and staff. They give their undivided attention to each individual patient.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Privileged to have him as our doctor.

Reviewed on Jan 14, 2020

Excellent my experience with my Dr. Cabral. Thank you

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

This was amazing care that I received. The doctor spent as much time as I needed and made me feel well cared for and that my care was important.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

The best dr.

Reviewed on Dec 27, 2019

Dr. Cabral is an awesome care giver. I really enjoy to have him as my doctor.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2019

Dr. Cabral is very professional and always explains in detail. Excellent Doctor!

Reviewed on Dec 12, 2019

Dr Cabral was honest and concise with me during my visit I appreciated his honesty Happy Holidays

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Dr cabal is a great doctor..he cares about my medical issues

Reviewed on Dec 10, 2019

Dr cabal cares about his patients

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2019

I love my doctor and his staff!

Reviewed on Dec 3, 2019

Dr Cabral is an excellent doctor. He is very knowledgeable, explains everything very well, he is very kind, excellent listener and always answers all my questions. Congrats

Reviewed on Nov 14, 2019

Dr Cabral was a pleasure to deal with. He was very attentive and we discussed several options for next steps. He listened to my concerns and reviewed my history very carefully. He was very clear of who on his team would be helping me control my diabetes.

Reviewed on Nov 11, 2019

my first experience with Dr. Cabral was great. at first I was somewhat nervous, I didn?t know what to expect because of my condition and because of what I have heard from other Doctors. he read my text result and assured me there is nothing to worry about, in fact my condition has improved. He seems to be very efficient in his profession.

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2019

Dr. Cabral is an excellent provider!Very respectful and professional.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

the doctor was very easy to talk with; explained everything that was necessary in a coherent calm manner. the time with me was never an issue.

Reviewed on Oct 29, 2019

very good experience; the provider was caring, sensitive and professional. very good recommendation would be given.

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2019

Dr. Cabral is excellent!

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2019

Dr. Cabral takes the time to listen and understand what's happening. Too many medical visits to other doctors (not at Cleveland Clinic) are rushed and impersonal. I truly appreciate Dr. Cabral's experience and knowledge. I leave feeling confident that I received an accurate diagnosis.

Reviewed on Oct 22, 2019

Jose Cabral is an excellent doctor and the sole reason why I use the Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

Dr.Cabral and his entire support team are amazing. They always go out of their way to give us the best care possible and encourage us, whatever our situations are.

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

DEFINITELY HAVE RECOMMENDED CLEVELAND CLINIC AND DR.CABRAL FOR YEARS.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2019

there is a wait for Dr. cabral but he is worth the wait. he's amazing.

Reviewed on Oct 3, 2019

*Dr. Cabral really listens and discusses concerns.

Reviewed on Oct 1, 2019

As always. Dr. Cabral was professional, informative, and empathetic.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

Dr. Cabral is an outstanding Dr.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2019

dr cabral has presented to me new meds as i am type 2 diabetic. the new meds and the free lance monitor have been a great help in controlling my situation with the illness. cudos to dr cabral !!

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

Dr.Cabral is an excellent doctor. He's my doctor, who has been talking care of me in the last 20+ years. He is great.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

excellent doctor. very competent and wonderful with patients!

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2019

I am a patient of Dr. Cabral from 2011, he always made feel better and safe.

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