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 2/14/2020, 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.

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* 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

172 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

35 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2020

Dr. Nogueras and Nurse Nina are always prompt at returning calls and assisting with questions and concerns.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

I always had a great experience with Dr Nogueras office

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Dr Nogueras is an Amazing Physician .He is caring , kind , has great experience and makes you feel very comfortable, Dr Nogueras has been a blessing to me ,he gave me my Life back . I wish I knew him earlier .

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Very pleased with Dr.and staff.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

dr Nougeras is the best Dr. you have on staff. excellent is an understatement

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Dr.Nogueras was so personable and so was his nurse or practitioner, not sure of her title. The doctor was friendly and explained my situation to me thoroughly. I would give them both 5's.

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Would definitely recommend Dr. Nogueras and his team

Reviewed on Jul 15, 2020

*Dr. Nogueras greeted me with care & attention. He listened to my concerns & responded accordingly.

Reviewed on Jul 7, 2020

quite pleased with Dr. Nogueras. He listens and speaks in a caring and friendly manner. He shows interest and is very knowledgeable.

Reviewed on Jun 24, 2020

I'm still waiting to hear from a message I left with Dr Nogueras secretary. Never called back!

Reviewed on Jun 3, 2020

The Care Provider is always concerned about me as a patient and a person.

Reviewed on May 26, 2020

I am very happy to have Dr. Nogueras as my physician as he is kind, thorough, and puts you at ease. I look forwarding forward to continuing my care with him

Reviewed on May 18, 2020

I am thankful that I was guided to an excellent Dr. and hospital. thanks to all who helped me.

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2020

Dr. Nogueras was warm, caring, considerate and extremely helpful.

Reviewed on Apr 15, 2020

dr nogueras did a very good job as always

Reviewed on Apr 1, 2020

Dr. Nogueras was professional, kind, and I felt 100% listen to and understood.

Reviewed on Mar 18, 2020

I had an excellent first experience meeting Dr Nogueras, who will continue my treatment that Dr Lestor Rosen began nearly two years ago.

Reviewed on Mar 6, 2020

Dr. Nogueras has been my family's physician for nearly 27 years. He is exceptional; the best.

Reviewed on Mar 4, 2020

dr Juan Nogares is professional n friendly

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Great experience, Doctor Nogueras is beyond knowledgeable and his staff is very friendly and courteous.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Love Dr Nogueras!!!

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2020

Dr. Nogueras is a wonderful, skilled, caring physician. His nurse, Nina, is excellent. I am lucky to be in their care.

Reviewed on Jan 2, 2020

doctor was very nice and helpful

Reviewed on Dec 20, 2019

Dr. Juan Nogueras was outstandingly good in listening, took care with the examination and provided with a clear diagnosis.

Reviewed on Dec 16, 2019

My Dr and his fellowship Dr were both incredible this was a very embarrassing procedure they made me smile and very relaxed excellent and Drs and professional!

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2019

one of the best colon rectal Doctor I ever used. very dedicated and caring most of all very knowledgeable

Reviewed on Nov 15, 2019

I was very satisfied with the level of care provided. a refreshing change from what I had been receiving from my previous doctor.

Reviewed on Nov 1, 2019

Dr Nogueras was exceptional in bedside manner

Reviewed on Oct 16, 2019

it was a wonderful experience and Doctors are very professional and elaborate in explaining my medical condition

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

I was very happy with the scheduling and the visit with Dr Noguera. No complaints whatsoever!

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

Doctor was down to earth and funny. Explained everything perfectly. Made me feel at ease!

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

Dr. Nogueras and his supporting staff do a wonderful job. I do not trust anyone else with my colorectal needs.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2019

Dr. Nogueras is at the top of my list of the few doctors I trust. He is a wonderful doctor, I may very well owe my life to him.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

Although still nervous, as it is a delicate surgery, Dr. Nogueras and his entire staff have put me at ease with the care that I will receive. My daughter was very apprehensive and walked away very satisfied after our consultation.

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2019

Dr. Nogueras is a true professional who cares for his patients. I felt like my health and well being was his main priority and I appreciate how patient he was with me in terms of my quesiton.

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