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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 64

1435 W 49th Pl Ste 406
Hialeah, FL 33012
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Palmetto General Hospital
2001 W 68th St
Hialeah, FL 33016

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FERNANDO DE LA CRUZ, MD
FERNANDO DE LA CRUZ, MD
1435 W 49th Pl Ste 406
Hialeah, FL 33012
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    Dr. De La Cruz's Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. De La Cruz

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Havana
    Graduated in 1974

    Residency Hospital

    National Center For Scientific Research
    Complete in 1976

    Other Education

    Center For Experimental Surgery
    Complete in 1978
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. De La Cruz & Staff

    • English
    • Portuguese
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. De La Cruz's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Hialeah Hospital

    • Palm Springs General Hospital

    • Palmetto General Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. De La Cruz

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.2
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    4.2 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. De La Cruz to family and friends

    4.2 out of 5

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    Dr. De La Cruz's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.8 out of 5

    5 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    31 – 45 minutes

    5 responses

    Experience with Dr. De La Cruz

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.4 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.2 out of 5

    5 responses

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    FERNANDO DE LA CRUZ, MD
    1435 W 49th Pl Ste 406
    Hialeah, FL 33012
    (305) 557-7366 (Office)
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