Dr. Afonso Ribeiro, MD

Dr. Afonso Ribeiro, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 52
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Dr. Afonso Ribeiro, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Hialeah, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from U Fed Rio De Janeiro Fac Med in 1989 and specializes in gastroenterology.

7150 W 20th Ave Ste 615

Hialeah, FL 33016

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ribeiro performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
very high
more than 96% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
high
more than 90% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Ribeiro's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

1  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

4  Conditions Treated

2  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • U Fed Rio De Janeiro Fac Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Universidade Federal Do Rio De Janeiro, Rio De Janerio, Brazil
    Medical School | Graduated
  • U Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • U Miami, Jackson Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Mayo Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • U Miami
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ribeiro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ribeiro's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ribeiro to family and friends
13 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Ribeiro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

Dr. Ribeiro truly one on the best Gastroenterologist in South Florida! He is meticulous and highly effective. In addition to that he REALLY cares about the well being of all his patients. And don't waste your time looking for anyone else when it come to advanced GI procedures because this man is...more
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Dr. Ribeiro was able to perform scope procedures that his colleagues had difficulties doing. I am very happy and will go to him above any other.
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Dr. Ribeiro is an excellent doctor, his speciality doing ERCP procedures. Very professional and excellent bedside manner. Highly recommend
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Dr Ribeiro is patient, sincere, easy to talk with and readily answers questions
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Best Gastroenterology specializing in Barrett's esophagus in Miami.
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