Luis Cordero

Luis Cordero, MD

Medical Review Board Member
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Physician Advisor


Internal Medicine


University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


I improve the accuracy of medical records via my role as Physician Advisor at DVMAC. Similarly, I take the same mindset to this site and ensure information is accurate, ensuring that you are able to make the best and most informed decisions about your healthcare.

— Luis Cordero, MD


Luis Cordero, MD, is a former Medical Review Board member with Verywell. He is currently a physician advisor at Dallas Veteran Affairs Medical Center (DVAMC) and the head of the Clinical Documentation Integrity (CDI) Inpatient program. Dr. Cordero has also worked as an attending physician at DVAMC from July 2010 to June 2013 and as an assistant professor at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center. He has also worked as a hospitalist at the DVAMC.


Dr. Cordero earned his Bachelor of Science degree in microbiology and immunology, and graduated with Honors from the University of Miami. Dr. Cordero attended medical school at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and earned his postgraduate degree from the University of Texas Southwestern.

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