Alex Espinal, MD

Patient Satisfaction Survey

Overall Satisfaction
4.9 out of 5
165 Ratings
130 Comments

Alex Espinal, MDBoard-Certified in General Surgery

EDUCATION

Medical School: Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, OH
Residency: Summa Health System, Akron City Hospital, Akron, OH

SURGICAL APPROACHES

  • Laparoscopic, minimally invasive and traditional open surgical techniques

SERVICES

  • Abdominal surgery
  • Acid Reflux surgery
  • Breast surgery
  • Cancer surgery
  • Gallbladder surgery
  • Gastrointestinal diseases
  • Hernia surgery
  • Intestinal disorders
  • Laparoscopic weight-loss surgery including Gastric Sleeve and RY-Gastric Bypass
  • Minimally invasive surgeries

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Patient Ratings & Comments

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to provider related questions on our independently administered Patient Satisfaction Survey. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5, with 5 being the best score.
4.9
Provider showed concern
4.9
Friendliness/courtesy of CP
4.9
CP spoke using clear language
4.9
Provider explained things clearly
4.9
Provider included you in decisions
4.9
Patients' confidence in CP
4.8
Likelihood of recommending this provider

Comments

Comments are gathered from our Patient Satisfaction Survey and displayed in their entirety. Patients are de-identified for confidentiality and patient privacy.
May 27, 2021
nurse was knowledgeable, friendly, understanding
May 27, 2021
DR ESPINAL IS WONDERFUL. FIRST TIME PATIENT AND I LEFT CONFIDENT GOING INTO A SURGICAL PROCEDURE. His bedside manner is what you would want from physician. WOULD HIGHLY RECOMMEND DR ESPINAL!
May 11, 2021
everything was fine
May 11, 2021
no problems
May 11, 2021
all good
May 7, 2021
everything was excellent.
May 7, 2021
excellent
May 7, 2021
excellent
May 7, 2021
excellent
May 7, 2021
excellent
May 7, 2021
everything was excellent.
May 7, 2021
I love them
May 4, 2021
the office staff is always very pleasant
May 4, 2021
Pam is always so nice and always ready to answer any questions
May 4, 2021
I trust Doctor Espinal implicitly and would definitely recommend him to anyone needing surgery. He is fantastic! I always feel like he takes his time with me and answers questions and he seems genuinely concerned.
May 4, 2021
this office has a great team working together
Apr 29, 2021
Very friendly and professional
Apr 29, 2021
Listened very carefully, very friendly and professional
Apr 29, 2021
Very professional, friendly and caring attitude
Apr 29, 2021
So far a very good experience
Apr 29, 2021
very timely experience
Apr 28, 2021
Dr. Espinal was one of the best doctors I have used for my medical needs. He was genuine and sincere in his care and I greatly appreciated it.
Apr 28, 2021
Everyone is always so nice and friendly.
Apr 28, 2021
She is always friendly, listens to my concerns and motivational.
Apr 28, 2021
The surgeon always explains everything the good and the bad.
Apr 28, 2021
The staff is always so organized and I see how the office is ran so smoothly.
Apr 26, 2021
Everything was very nice and every one was very polite and friendly.
Apr 23, 2021
very nice nurse and doctor
Apr 12, 2021
caring compassionate
Mar 26, 2021
The appointment went well.
Mar 25, 2021
wonderful experience
Mar 25, 2021
Carrie is amazing
Mar 25, 2021
overall terrific visit
Mar 25, 2021
all good
Mar 25, 2021
no doubt would be referring
Mar 25, 2021
great job
Mar 19, 2021
nice Dr and great courteous staff
Mar 16, 2021
Felt understood and comfortable
Mar 12, 2021
I wasn't informed of delays but patients were going back and coming out, so it was apparent that things were moving
Mar 9, 2021
It was a good experience
Mar 9, 2021
Everyone was very friendly
Mar 9, 2021
Was very satisfied
Mar 9, 2021
No issues
Mar 9, 2021
I'm very satisfied with my visit
Mar 9, 2021
Did not wait very long at all
Feb 16, 2021
Everything went well.
Feb 16, 2021
He was very good and explained what was expected and was able to answer all the questions I had.
Feb 11, 2021
great staff
Jan 25, 2021
everything about my appt. was very good
Jan 23, 2021
great staff
Jan 23, 2021
no wait time or delays
Jan 23, 2021
Dr Espinal examined my spot and helped me decide on my path forward. I left feeling comfortable with the conclusion.
Jan 23, 2021
Once there everything went smoothly.
Jan 18, 2021
Fairly typical medical appointment. Arrived, checked in, waited to be ushered to examining room, waited for surgeon. The wait times were less than in most offices I've been in.
Jan 18, 2021
Routine
Jan 18, 2021
excellent
Jan 18, 2021
everyone was vey helpful and knowledgeable
Jan 18, 2021
everyone and the whole process was very smooth and made me very comfortable and at ease during the whole procedure
Jan 18, 2021
excellent
Jan 18, 2021
very professional excellent care
Jan 18, 2021
excellent
Jan 16, 2021
Everyone is always very courteous and friendly. Awesome Customer Service!
Jan 13, 2021
A very positive experience.
Jan 12, 2021
Everyone was very polite and professional.
Jan 12, 2021
Dr. Espinal answered all our questions and educated us on the surgery and healing process.
Jan 12, 2021
Dr. Espinal and this staff was "Great", very professional.
Jan 12, 2021
There were no delays.
Dec 31, 2020
Very friendly courteous doctor. listened to my concerns and gave clear explanation.
Dec 20, 2020
Excellent experience!
Dec 12, 2020
Everyone is always so good when I'm there. so friendly and helpful
Dec 9, 2020
excellent service
Dec 4, 2020
everything was fine no problems!
Dec 4, 2020
she was very nice and efficient
Nov 27, 2020
always enjoy my visit with my doctor and feel happy and well informed after visiting
Nov 23, 2020
Very good experience. Everyone was professional and courteous.
Nov 18, 2020
I recommend my grandmother to see him
Nov 15, 2020
I had a very good experience thankyou
Nov 11, 2020
all staff was friendly and helpful
Nov 11, 2020
good
Nov 11, 2020
good
Nov 11, 2020
good
Nov 11, 2020
very organized and staff was very friendly
Nov 11, 2020
Dr Espinal is one of the best doctors we go to. He interacts with you on a personal level and shows that he cares
Nov 8, 2020
always a great experience, everyone is very friendly and helpful.
Oct 16, 2020
The office staff were very kind and courteous. Dr. Espinal was great
Oct 16, 2020
Everyone was great
Oct 13, 2020
Friendly staff and electronic registration process good
Oct 12, 2020
Very nice and helpful
Oct 12, 2020
Dr. Espinals nurse was wonderful
Oct 12, 2020
Dr. Espinal is easy to talk to, provides information needed and has an uplifting personality
Oct 12, 2020
I would certainly recommend others to Dr. Espinal
Oct 11, 2020
they're all professional thanks
Oct 11, 2020
professional thanks
Oct 11, 2020
professional as said in earlier comments
Oct 11, 2020
didn't wait long
Oct 4, 2020
amazing staff
Sep 26, 2020
always a great experience with dr espinal
Sep 26, 2020
wait is very short
Sep 13, 2020
great experience, professional and friendly
Sep 13, 2020
great staff very pleased
Sep 13, 2020
very good experience, this will be my choice for future care. I have already recommended to friends
Sep 13, 2020
very good
Sep 13, 2020
this is a professional staff, thorough and great communication
Sep 13, 2020
minimal wait time
Sep 10, 2020
very professional
Sep 10, 2020
just super nice
Sep 10, 2020
Dr Espinal is rated one of the top physician I have ever had and that's many. he is so courteous and professional. not all doctors have his bedside manners. he makes you feel as if you have known him forever.
Sep 10, 2020
I can certainly recommend this practice to all I know.
Sep 7, 2020
I love my Dr Alex and all the personnel in the office, I have a great experience.
Sep 7, 2020
Excellent nurse.
Sep 7, 2020
I recommend Dr Alex Espinal any person that need any surgery, he speak spanish.
Sep 7, 2020
The office is very clean.
Sep 7, 2020
Yes
Sep 7, 2020
I all ways coming 30 or 45 early to any appointment but they call me in five minute
Sep 6, 2020
everyone was very pleasant and helpful
Sep 6, 2020
very happy with the nursing staff
Sep 6, 2020
I trust Dr Espinol completely
Sep 6, 2020
very happy with complete experience
Sep 6, 2020
very happy with amount of time there
Sep 4, 2020
Dr was quick to talk about my issue and straight to the point. he was very concerned about my issue. I like him. Very good
Aug 30, 2020
a little bit of a wait in trying to schedule an OR appointment. left on a Thursday trying to schedule an OR and left a message on Friday. still no response.
Aug 30, 2020
very professional
Aug 27, 2020
very good
Aug 27, 2020
every thing was very good
Aug 24, 2020
Everyone is always friendly!
Aug 24, 2020
I have absolutely no negative things to say about Dr. Espinal and his staff. I feel very blessed to have them in my life.
Aug 22, 2020
The staff was very accommodating to get me scheduled in quickly. Dr. Espinal was great. it's been 8 years since my last surgery with him. He remembered so many things about me, without the benefit of the old files from that far back. That shows you the type of doctor he is... A GREAT DOCTOR!
Aug 22, 2020
Dr. Espinal is great, as usual.
Aug 20, 2020
all good
Aug 20, 2020
nice visit