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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 +
Insurance

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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 9/14/2020, 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

450 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

73 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Nov 8, 2021

very good doctor, diligent and offers a lot of security!

Reviewed on Nov 4, 2021

Dr. Cabral was awesome in every respect.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2021

Dr. Cabral takes the time to listen to me and to explain is plan of treatment. I feel like he is really concerned with me and wants to help me improve my health.

Reviewed on Oct 27, 2021

Dr. Cabral is an excellent doctor and a wonderful human being. He put my mind at ease regarding my issue. He was kind and patient and answered all of my questions.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2021

Appointment dates and times are too far into the future. If you're sick not being able to see a doctor for several months hurts.

Reviewed on Oct 12, 2021

Very happy after seeing Dr Cabral

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

This questionnaire is too repetitive and long and doesn't provide an answer to say "doesn't apply" Dr. Cabral is a smart, kind, cautious, knowledgeable doctor. The best.

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2021

I've been seeing Dr. Cabral for a long time and he is the best.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2021

Thank you Dr Cabral.

Reviewed on Sep 9, 2021

Dr Cabral has been my endocrinologist for the last 11 years. He literally sav d my life and still keeps a watching eye on my well being

Reviewed on Aug 26, 2021

Best Dr ever. He stay on top of the latest medications and you can tell that he does care and take his time to talk to you about anything that affect your health even if it is not endocrinologist relTed

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

Very happy with my doctor. Thanks

Reviewed on Aug 24, 2021

I hay to wait over an hour for the Doctor to see me.That is the only issue I had during this visit

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

My original appointment was rescheduled to much later than I wanted. On top of that, instead of scheduling the technician and the doctor back to back (as they originally were), I had to wait 1.5 hours between appointments

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2021

Dr Cabral is great and I trust his medical opinions. I wished he was on time for appointments.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Dr Cabral is a great Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2021

Always great talking with Dr Cabral, Other than he always runs a bit late for appointments he is always thorough in his exam and review

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2021

Dr. Cabral is so popular that it takes awhile for an appointment.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2021

Good experience with doctor.

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2021

Dr was running 2 hrs behind, so when I asked about rescheduling, they offered the video visit, which was great. I only wish I would have known that televisit was an option before I waited for over an hour.

Reviewed on Aug 9, 2021

When with Dr. Cabral and his nurse, I received full attention, my questions answered and guidance provided!

Reviewed on Aug 2, 2021

Never connected to Dr. Cabral for this appointment. Spoke with his assistant, she told me he had 3 patients ahead of and would be along. I wait for 2hrs.and no contact.

Reviewed on Jul 29, 2021

Dr Cabral was very kind to me

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

I am diabetic for 40 years and finally I found a dr. who helped me get my ALC under control. He takes time with patients and read their records.

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2021

Dr Cabral was very kind, knowledgeable and always eager to understand, explaining and answering my queries.

Reviewed on Jul 23, 2021

Dr. Cabral is a wonderful endocrinologist. He is extremely knowledgeable and professional.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Very nice and pleasant staff at Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Cabal was nice and telling me what procedure he will be doing next week.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Dr. Carbal is an excellent Doctor and at the top of profession. I would highly recommend him to other people and Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2021

Good experience. Dr. Cabral was highly recommended by our neurologist. I look forward to working with him to solve my medical issue.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2021

It isn't easy to get a timely in-person meeting, but zoom went well, and doctor has ordered further tests which I am completing.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2021

Dr j cabral excelente MD

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2021

Wait time turned what could have been a good experience into a very poor one. However Dr. Cabral did walk into the room very prepared having read my records.

Reviewed on Jun 9, 2021

the physician was thorough

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2021

Dr Cabral is an excellent doctor

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

My experience with Dr. Cabral virtual appointment was satisfying. He was very attentive, understanding with my needs and willing to collaborate as necessary. My family and I are deeply thankful for the help.

Reviewed on May 19, 2021

Dr. Cabral was very respectful and provide us important information about my diabetes and treatment.

Reviewed on May 13, 2021

Dr Cabral is excellent. Phone calls and scheduling is not always easy.

Reviewed on May 12, 2021

Dr. Cabral is the best!!!

Reviewed on May 6, 2021

Dr Cabral is a very good doctor

Reviewed on May 5, 2021

Excellent Doctor, very happy wuth my doctor, very clear and helpful instructions.

Reviewed on May 3, 2021

*Dr. Cabral listens & discusses my concerns & condition. He educates & advises. I have the utmost respect for him & feel very secure in his care.

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2021

Dr. Cabral is an excellent provider, he takes his time to explain and listen to his patients.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2021

Dr. Cabral was very attentive to my concerns.

Reviewed on Apr 12, 2021

been seing or virtually speaking with Dr. Cabral for at least 17 or more years. He's the best.

Reviewed on Apr 9, 2021

dr Cabral is the best!

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2021

excellent experience with Dr. Cabral

Reviewed on Mar 25, 2021

I always enjoy my visit with Dr Cabral and his staff. I always learn a lot myself and my diabetes and feel very confident when I leave that I've been informed very well about my condition, he always sets goals for me and I seriously try to meet. Dr Cabral is very motivating.

Reviewed on Mar 23, 2021

when I'm the appointment I did not feel rushed in any way. the Dr. was very attentive and addressed all concerns from the most minor to the most extreme.

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2021

doctor and staff, great

Reviewed on Mar 10, 2021

love doctors and staff

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

The best doctors are HERE. Including Dr Cabral. He takes his time.... he's very thorough.... and just like all the staff at this clinic, compassionate and patient.

Reviewed on Mar 5, 2021

Dr Cabral is wonderful. Takes his time, very through, knows his "stuff", and is very caring.

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2021

dr Cabral is amazing

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2021

i'm so happy with Dr Cabral that I am recommending my wife to go to him

Reviewed on Mar 1, 2021

Dr. Cabral is wonderful and loves his job. having said that, he's amazing!

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

Dr Cabral always takes his time and really involves the patient in future plans. He is very professional and courteous and makes you feel he is really trying to help you improve and live a better quality life.

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2021

Dr. Cabral is a good listener and provides solutions to my insulin pump issues.

Reviewed on Feb 19, 2021

Dr Cabal was awesome. Took the time to get to know me. Explained things. I have already recommended him.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

my experience as always with this provider is excellent. very professional, caring and attentive

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Great doctor, wonderful person

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

Dr. Cabral is an excellent physician, one who demonstrates care for the individual and collective needs of his patients.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

Dr. Cabral is an outstanding physician, both in medical expertise and the human side of patient care.

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2021

Dr.Cabral is great and so is his staff!!!

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2021

Care provider rated good,because not seeing me with in the hours of scheduled appointment time, other wise everything else is well with me.

Reviewed on Feb 5, 2021

Thank you Dr. Cabral, for your continued dedication to type one diabetics and their health through the pandemic. I am so grateful.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2021

Excellent experience and Dr. C. was great. He is very a very professional with expertise and a great "bedside manner." He took time with me and was very thorough and helpful.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

Dr Cabral always makes you feel like you're his only patient when he's in with you.

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2021

He is very a good professional and excelente doctor

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2021

We felt very comfortable with Dr. Cabral's approach to sharing information and answering questions we had.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2021

Love Dr Cabral

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Excellent experience!!!Dr. Cabral is an excellent physician, very professional.

Reviewed on Dec 7, 2020

I had recommended to friends and family Doctor practicing at Cleveland Clinic

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

dr. Cabral is a very knowledgeable, professional, and respectable practitioner. He is well-versed in his specialty and takes whatever time is necessary to treat the patient.

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