Dr. Roberto C. Heros, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 72

1095 NW 14th St
Miami, FL 33136
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Dr. Heros' Experience

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Dr. Heros' Specialties

Procedures Dr. Heros Performs

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
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Conditions Dr. Heros Treats

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • See all 33 conditions

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Jackson Memorial Hospital
1611 North West 12th Avenue
Miami, FL 33136

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Heros

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Lois Pope LIFE Center
Lois Pope LIFE Center
1095 NW 14th St
Miami, FL 33136
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University Miami Nrlgcl Sgy
1095 NW 14th Ter Fl 2
Miami, FL 33136
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    Dr. Heros' Experience

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
    1
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Ultrasound, Carotid
    • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
    2
    • Acoustic Neuroma
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Injury
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chiari's Deformity
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Craniopharyngioma
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Meningiomas
    • Myelopathy
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Spina Bifida
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    More
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    Less
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Heros

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Florida.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
    4

    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1968

    Internship Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1969

    Residency Hospital

    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Complete in 1970
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Heros & Staff

    • English
    • French
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Heros' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Jackson Memorial Hospital where Dr. Heros has admitting privileges:

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    • Jackson Memorial Hospital

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Heros

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Heros to family and friends

    33 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Heros' Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 32 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Heros
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    33 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    33 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Heros accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

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    • MultiPlan
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • Neighborhood Health Plan
    • Tricare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

    A
    Lois Pope LIFE Center
    1095 NW 14th St
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 243-6946 (Office)
    B
    University Miami Nrlgcl Sgy
    1095 NW 14th Ter Fl 2
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 243-6946 (Office)
    C
    University Of Miami Spine Institute
    1475 NW 12th Ave
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 243-9418 (Office)
    D
    1150 NW 14th St
    Miami, FL 33136
    (305) 243-6630 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Experience with Dr. Heros
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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