Dr. Cristina Lopez-Penalver, MD

Dr. Cristina Lopez-Penalver, MD

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Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
53 y/o
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Dr. Cristina Lopez-Penalver, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 22 years. She specializes in breast surgery and general surgery.

Miami Cancer Institute

8900 N Kendall Dr

Miami, FL 33176
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Dimension Health
  • Dimension International
  • Global Excel Insurance
  • Magellan Complete Care
  • Medica

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Dr. Lopez-Penalver's Experience

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Dr. Lopez-Penalver's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

7  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Breast Cancer Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Oncoplastic Surgery
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy

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

  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lopez-Penalver has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lopez-Penalver's Reviews

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Excellent doctor, very professional with lots of experience. I definitely recommend her to other patients.
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Santos – Jun 21, 2018
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Dr López has been my doctor for over 10 years satisfactorily. She’s caring and very knowledgeable of her specialty. Recommend her very highly.
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Teresa Espejo in Miami, FL – Oct 24, 2017
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Excellent doctor, Dr. Lopez-Penalver really cares about her patients, answers all your questions and explains in details the procedures . Her Staff is also excellent. Martha T. Miami, Fl
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Martha T. in Miami, FL – Jun 09, 2017
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She is an excellent surgeon with great bedside manner. As far as getting someone to call you back from her office -- good luck!
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Miami, FL – Apr 06, 2017
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Dr. Lopez-Penalver was very attentive, professional and explained everything in a manner you can understand. She was very sweet, knowing I was anxious and made me feel very comfortable! I am very pleased!
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Lake Alfred, FL – Aug 31, 2016
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