Jorge Luis Sotelo, MD

Jorge Sotelo
Primary Office
Address 3501 Johnson Street
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone: 954-265-4613
Fax: 954-985-1578

About Me

Director of Adult Psychiatry Services, Center for Behavioral Health, Memorial Regional Hospital

Dr. Jorge Luis Sotelo is a psychiatrist with a specialty in psychosomatic medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in 1999, and completed his residency in psychiatry at University of Miami/ Miller School of Medicine /Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2003. He completed his fellowship in medical psychiatry at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston in 2004, and completed his fellowship in neuropsychiatry at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire, in 2005.

Meet Dr. Sotelo


  • University Of Miami School Of Medicine, 1999
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital, 2003, Psychiatry
  • Brigham And Women's Hospital, 2004, Psychiatry
  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Med Ctr, 2005
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-Psychiatry
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology-Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Spanish

Hospital Affiliation

Professional Highlights


Awards and honors

  • Certificate of Appreciation, Mentorship of Clinical Rotations, Miami Model Summer Program, Miami Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Miller School of Medicine Office of Academic Enhancement, 2016
  • Nancy C.A. Roeske Certificate of Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student Education, American Psychiatric Association, 2014
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 2012
  • Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, 2012
  • Fellow, Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine, 2008
  • Ed Messner Teaching Award, Massachusetts General Hospital/McLean Hospital Psychiatry Residency Program, 2007

Professional organizations

  • American Psychiatric Association
  • Florida Psychiatric Society
  • Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Association of Directors of Medical Student Education in Psychiatry
  • Association for Academic Psychiatry


  • “Depression as a Systemic Disease,” Personalized Medicine in Psychiatry, 2016
  • “The Biology of Depression in Cancer and the Relationship Between Depression and Cancer Progression,” International Review of Psychiatry, 2014
  • “Pregnant and Catatonic,” Current Psychiatry, 2013
  • “Organ Transplantation,” The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychosomatic Medicine, 2011


  • “Psychosocial Assessment and Post-Operative Outcomes in Altruistic Kidney Donors,” Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Annual Meeting, New Orleans, 2015
  • “Psychosocial Evaluation of Potential Transplant Recipients,” Miami Transplant Institute International Symposium, Miami, 2015
  • “Cannabis Use Post-Transplant: Pharmacologic Impact and Recommendations for Monitoring,” American Transplant Congress Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, 2015
  • “Somatic Delusions Resulting in Vitamin A Toxicity and Liver Failure: A Challenging Case and Review of the Literature,” 61st Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, 2014
  • “Psychological Outcomes in Altruistic Kidney Donors: A Case Series,” 61st Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Meeting, Fort Lauderdale, 2014
  • “Psychosocial Characteristics of Potential Liver and Kidney Transplant Candidates,” ” 59th Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Meeting, Atlanta, 2012
  • “Ethical Considerations in the Evaluation of Altruistic Kidney Donors: An Interesting Case and a Review of the Current World Literature,” 59th Academy of Psychosomatic Medicine Meeting, Atlanta, 2012
  • “Challenges in the Treatment of Depression in the Medically Ill,” Division of Internal Medicine House Staff Didactic Conference, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, 2012

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