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Department Colorectal Surgery
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Both Adults and Children & Adolescents
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Abdominal Perineal Resection
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Advanced Polypectomy
  • Anorectal Fistula Treatment
  • Anorectal Surgery
  • Colectomy
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer Treatment
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Consultation for Complicated Colon and Rectal Disease
  • Fecal Diversion
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy
  • J Pouch
  • Laparoscopic Abdominal Perineal Resection
  • Laparoscopic Colon Resection
  • Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Digestive Diseases
  • Laparoscopy
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Pediatric Total Abdominal Colectomy
  • Polypectomy
  • Rectoplexy
  • Re-Do Rectal Surgery
  • Resection of Colon and Rectal Diseases
  • Rubber Band Ligation Of Hemorrhoids
  • Stapled Hemorrhoidopexy
  • Stoma Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgery for Pilonidal Cyst
  • Surgery for Rectal Prolapse
  • Surgery for Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Surgical Endoscopy and Endoscopic Procedures
View all 34 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Anal Abscesses
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anal Fissures
  • Anal Pain
  • Anorectal Disease
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma of the Colon
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Polyps
  • Colonic Neoplasia
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diverticulosis
  • Enterocutaneious Fistula
  • Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • Fap
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hereditary Colon Cancer
  • Hereditary Non Polyposis Colorectal Cancer
  • Hereditary Polyposis
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hirschsprung's Disease
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Large Intestine Cancer
  • Paget's Disease
  • Pilonidal Cyst
  • Pouchitis
  • Presacral Tumors
  • Proctitis - Care & Treatment
  • Rectal Abscess
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Rectal Prolapse
  • Rectovaginal Fistulas
  • Ulcerative Colitis
View all 36 Specialties +


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About Juan Nogueras, MD

Juan J. Nogueras, MD, FACS, FASCRS, is  staff colorectal surgeon in the Department of Colorectal Surgery at Cleveland Clinic Florida. He has served as Chief of Staff, Chief Medical Officer and  Chairman of the Division of Surgery. He has been on Staff as a Colorectal Surgeon since 1991. Dr. Nogueras' treatment interests include colon and rectal cancer, inherited colorectal cancer, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, diverticulitis, fecal incontinence, benign anorectal diseases and colonoscopy. He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and the American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery.

Dr. Nogueras received his undergraduate education at Princeton University in Princeton, N.J., and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed his internship and residency in general surgery at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center in New York City and a fellowship in colon and rectal surgery at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. He received a Masters of Business Administration degree from George Washington University in Washington, DC.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - University of Minnesota Hospital and Clinic
Colorectal Surgery
Minneapolis, MN USA

Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center

Internship - New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center

Medical Education - Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA USA

Undergraduate - Princeton University
Princeton, NJ USA

Professional Highlights

  • President, South Florida Chapter of American College of Surgeons 2008 - 2010


  • Surgery - General Surgery
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery

Specialty Interests

benign anorectal disease, colon and rectal cancer, Crohn's Disease, laparoscopic colon resection, Ulcerative Colitis

Awards & Honors

  • Top Doctors in South Florida
  • America’s Top Doctors for Cancer
  • America’s Top Doctors
  • Best Doctors in America
  • Best Doctors in America, Southeast Region
  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest
  • South Florida’s Most Highly Regarded Physicians, Miami Metro magazine, Castle Connolly Medical, Ltd.

Innovations & Patents

  • Has been involved in numerous studies involving innovative treatments of a variety of conditions affecting the lower intestinal tract.


  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • International Society of University Colon and Rectal Surgeons
  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation
Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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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 1/12/2021, Dr. Nogueras has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. 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.

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

225 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
Listens 4.8
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.8

39 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Jul 28, 2021

Doctor did a good job

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2021

The staff and doctor were absolutely nice to me! I feel very comfortable with them and the procedure to be done!

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Dr Nogueras called me directly and then scheduled an appointment for me on an immediate basis. Service truly above and beyond.

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2021

Outstanding care provider in every way. Dr Nogueras is a world-class gentleman and a world class surgeon practicing in an outstanding world class colorectal/GI institute. Came from Univ of Pennsylvania for a second opinion which was readily and professionally provided.

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2021

Dr. Nogueras explained everything very clearly and make me feel cared for as a patient. His experience, patience and ability to answer all my questions make me feel calmer about the next steps in my treatment.

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2021

Great experience. DR Nogueras Juan and his team are amazing. Thank you

Reviewed on Jul 14, 2021

Dr. Nogueras was very patient and listened to me. A plan of action was clearly discussed. I never felt rushed. The staff doctors were respectful.

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2021

Dr. Nogueras was very knowledgeable and nice during the whole process. I felt at ease and confident with him. It was very easy to schedule a meeting and to connect with him as well.

Reviewed on Jul 2, 2021

It is great to me have a care provider that can speak spanish. He make me feel at home regarding this.

Reviewed on Jun 25, 2021

Dr. Nogueras is the BEST and his assistant too.

Reviewed on Jun 8, 2021

both Dr. Nogueras and Dr Conner were and are amazing

Reviewed on Jun 1, 2021

the Dr and his fellow were very knowledgeable and willing to explain procedure and treatment

Reviewed on May 26, 2021

Dr Nogueras is extremely friendly along with his nurse and makes you feel very comfortable

Reviewed on Apr 30, 2021

amazing doctors. they made me feel so comfortable!

Reviewed on Apr 16, 2021

Dr. Nogueras and his staff are excellent! We appreciated their attention to detail, care, concern and overall exceptional care!

Reviewed on Apr 6, 2021

Dr. Nogueras was very thorough in answering all my questions and giving me his thoughts on all options.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

Dr Nogueras is an outstanding physician and I trust him , he gave me my life back .I highly recommend dr Nogueras as the Best

Reviewed on Mar 15, 2021

incredible doctor

Reviewed on Mar 9, 2021

Dr. Naguras was very patient and professional. He answered all my questions and made me very comfortable. Everyone in the office was very competent especially the nurse I would not hesitate to return for a visit when it is necessary.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2021

excellent service by the people working and physicians. way to much time on a computer and hold to get through

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2021

my first Doctor instantly made it easy to see the surgeon with out hasten Like on an excellent hospital show.

Reviewed on Feb 12, 2021

Doctor and personnel at office were very professional

Reviewed on Jan 22, 2021

Very satisfied with the Dr. and the nurses.

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2021

evry good experience doctor and nurses and mariela lizzy every helpful

Reviewed on Dec 23, 2020

Excellent doctor! Really took the time to explain to me my condition and showed alot of patience. Will recommend to others.

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2020

Dr Nogueira was top notch! I'm going back for a colonoscopy.

Reviewed on Dec 1, 2020

very nice doctor, very professional

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Everything was very easy from the phone call to make the appointment, the receptionist was very nice and the video call with Dr. Juan Nogueras was very easy to connect. Dr. Nogueras is Amazing.

Reviewed on Nov 20, 2020

Awesome experience, Dr Nogueras was very pleasant and very through. Great personality !!

Reviewed on Nov 17, 2020

Juan J. Nogueras MD was professional and helpful, answered all my questions and provided a huge sigh of relief on my end. The last thing you would expect is a pleasant experience from a gastro appointment but, nonetheless, calm, friendly and professional, thanks!

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

I felt much compassion from Dr & as I am mourning the loss of my husband he was very empathetic as he explained my future procedures

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2020

*Dr. Nogueras was great!

Reviewed on Oct 13, 2020

good vibes. clean. nice friendly staff and doctor

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Dr. Nougeras and Dr. Whitney are a super team. One can not ask for better attentive doctors. They listened to my concerns, previous options that were on the table and they evaluated me and came up with the best decision which was surgery. will recommend them wherever I go. Tge best team ever!!!

Reviewed on Oct 2, 2020

Dr. Nogueras is always pleasant as is his whole team. I have been having major problems with my multiple ostomy pouches but they made sure that I could be seen by a wound/stoma nurse before leaving the clinic. I greatly appreciated it time as it is more than a two hour drive one way to get to the clinic.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

Dr. Nogueras has ALWAYS been professional, up front, a great listener and caring with great bedside manners. Great Doctor highly recommended.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

Cleveland Clinic is one of a kind. All of my doctors and my husband's doctors are through the CC.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

CC continues to impress with their professionalism and efficiency and Dr Nogueras is the best.

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2020

As stated, Dr Nogueras is the consummate physician who blends courtesy, empathy and the highest level of technical competence.

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