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Total Comments: 34
The Doctor was very good with my son and seemed very knowledgeable about his history and care.
Dr. Oscar Escobar is OUTSTANDING. He's patient, kind, has a sense of humor, a GREAT relationship with parents. He is kind to the children and involves them in their care. He is THOROUGH. I respect him and trust him.
was there at 2, 1 hour before visit at 3 and never saw the dr until almost 5. After visiting with dr is when he said my son needed to do blood work. After being there almost 4 hrs, we had enough and would do the bloodwork another day/another place.
Dr. Escobar and his staff were excellent with my daughter! I was very pleased!
Dr Escobar and the Endocrinology staff are amazing. I couldn't ask for better care for my daughter.
Very pleased with everyone.
my son is treated wonderful by Dr Escobar. he has been going for 5 years and I would not change Drs. I recommend Dr Escobar to everyone. He is a wonderful and compassionate Dr. He has helped my son grow and has given us a lot of helpful information. Thank you Dr Escobar.
I love Dr. Escobar! He is a great and caring physician.
very good experience very nice staff and very pleased with Dr. Escobar
Dr Escobar is one of the best physicians around. We are pleased with his professionalism and trust his guidance
We really like the Dr made us feel very comfortable every visit was very good.
Dr. Escobar always takes the time to go over test results and explain any issues we have in detail.
all very good.
Dr. Escobar is fantastic. My son likes seeing him. I too am impressed with how he relates to my son and his overall concern.
We are very pleased with Dr. Escobar!
Very personable and knowledgeable.
We like Dr. Escobar he is very knowledgeable and continues to help my daughter with her diabetes.
Dr Escobar is always great with us. Terrific doctor!
Dr. Escobar and nurse Peggy are excellent. They have been wonderful.
Provider was excellent. Very informative and helpful. Showed concern for my daughter and her questions.
Dr Escobar is an absolutely wonderful Endo. He was made to work with children! My son loves him
We love Dr. Escobar!
While most times you wait more than 15mins past your appointment time, Dr. Escobar spends quality time with us. I don't mind waiting for his exceptional care.
I've been seeing Dr. Escobar for over 10 years now. He is an absolutely wonderful physician who always shows top concern for my concerns and I wouldn't go to any other provider!
my son wanted to switch endocrinologist so he could sees male doctor. dr. Escobar was the perfect doctor for my son. he didn't talk down to my son. I think this made my son feel comfortable.
Dr. Escobar was excellent, very professional, thorough and displayed great interpersonal skills with my sine during his visit.
Dr. Escobar was wonderful at making my son feel comfortable and relaxed during the office visit.
it was an excellent experience, the doctor was very good explanation about everything, and all the staff was very nice
I absolutely love Dr. Escobar!
Dr. Escobar is one care provider who truly listens to me as a parent and accepts & respects my input. It is appreciated.
He was well worth the wait.
We love Dr. Escabar and have recommended him to a friend. Wonderful doctor who is very caring and attentive to our son. And really listens to our concerns and includes us in his decision for what we need to do going forward.
We need more Doctor like Dr. Escobar.
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