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

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lopez-Penalver's conditions and procedures:

Benign Breast Disorders
Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer Surgery
Breast Diseases
Breast Lump
Breast Surgical Procedure
Cancer
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excisional Biopsy
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy
Oncoplastic Surgery
Secondary Malignancies
Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy

About Me

Biography

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.

Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Lopez-Penalver's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lopez-Penalver

4.9

Based on 18 reviews

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4 Stars
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Excellent doctor, very professional with lots of experience. I definitely recommend her to other patients.
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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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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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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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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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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna Better Health
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
AvMed
AvMed HMO
AvMed POS
AvMed PPO
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Choice POS
Blue Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Blue HMO
Blue Plan 65 Medicare Supplement HMO
Blue Traditional HMO
Blue Traditional PPO
Federal Employee Program
Medicare HMO
Preferred Care Blue
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
Blue Options
Blue Select
NetworkBlue
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
Blue Choice
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Preferred PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna
Dimension Health
Dimension Health POS
Dimension Health PPO
Worker's Compensation
Dimension International
Global Excel Insurance
Magellan Complete Care
Medicaid HMO
Medica
Medicare HMO
Medicaid
Medicare
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) HMO
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus EPO
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Medicaid
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options EPO
Options POS
Options PPO
Select Plus EPO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
United Behavioral Health HMO
United Behavioral Health POS
United Behavioral Health PPO
United Healthcare POS
United Healthcare PPO

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