Dr. Fernando Jimenez, MD

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Specializes in Cardiology • Male • Age 70

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  • Cardiology

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Holy Cross Hospital
4725 N Federal Hwy
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33308
Broward Health North
201 E Sample Rd
Pompano Beach, FL 33064

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    Dr. Jimenez's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiology
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    • Cardiac Imaging
    • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Vascular Surgical Procedure
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    • Arrhythmias
    • Atrial Fibrillation
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Congenital Heart Defects
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Heart Disease
    • Hyperlipidemia
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
    • Hypotension
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Tricuspid Valve Disease
    • Vascular Disease
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    Background Check for Dr. Jimenez

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.

    1 Sanction

    • Physical or Mental Condition  (6/23/2011)
    • Action Taken: Emergency Suspension
    • Summary: Dr. Fernando Jimenez; License # ME31545; Case # 2010-21085

      Nature of Complaint:

      The physician is unable to practice medicine with reasonable skill and safety to patients as a result of a mental or physical condition

      Action Taken-Order of Emergency Suspension of License

      The State Surgeon General of the Department of Health has ordered the immediate suspension of the physician's Florida medical license pending completion of a neurological evaluation and the neurologist conducting the evaluation renders further recommendations with regard to the physician's cognitive impairment, at which time the physician will be re-evaluated by Dr. Baez and the State Surgeon General will re-evaluate the necessity of this suspension.

    • State: Florida

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, Facultad De Medicina
    Graduated in 1966

    Residency Hospital

    Washington University-Barnes Jewish Hospital
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Jimenez & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Jimenez's Hospital Quality

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    • Holy Cross Hospital

    • Broward Health North

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