Dr. Daniel Calva-Cerqueira, MD

Dr. Daniel Calva-Cerqueira, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 41
Dr. Daniel Calva-Cerqueira, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Coconut Grove, FL and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia in 2005 and specializes in plastic surgery.Read his story

2750 SW 37th Ave

Coconut Grove, FL 33133

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  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
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Adjacent Tissue Transfer
more than 39% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 33% of peers
more than 32% of peers

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Dr. Calva-Cerqueira's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Calva-Cerqueira "Dr. Calva completed his training at the prestigious Johns Hopkins/University of Maryland Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery program. His main focus is on aesthetic/cosmetic and complex head-to-toe reconstruction. The Johns Hopkins Hospital has been ranked by US News and World Reports as the #1 hospital in the US for 23 years. Dr. Calva obtained his Bachelor education at Georgetown University, where he graduated with honors. He then attended one of the top medical schools in the country, the esteemed Carver College of Medicine. After medical school he completed 7 years of training in General Surgery (Board Certified) at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, one of the top residency programs in the US. During his General Surgery training, he did 2 years of molecular genetics, where he conducted award winning research on cancer biology, and was awarded two grants by the NIH (National Institutes of Health) to performed cutting edge molecular research in cancer genetics. Dr. Calva served as the first Administrative Chief Resident in the department of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and to date Dr. Calva is the first and only recipient, within the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, to receive The Frank I. Coulson Jr. Award For Clinical and Academic Excellence at Johns Hopkins. This is the most prestigious award at Johns Hopkins, and a very selective process by his peers is used to select the individual. Dr. Calva trained under leaders in the field of Aesthetic/Cosmetic, Craniomaxillofacial, and Hand Surgery, and has co-authored over 20 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters in some of the most well respected medical journals. His research has been presented in over 10 national conferences throughout the United States. His innovative research interests, outstanding training credentials, ethics, and personalized care are his unique and distinguishing characteristics."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Calva-Cerqueira ""I am here to guide each patient through an unforgettable experience, where I help my patients realize their desires for specific physical needs, with personalized procedures"

Dr. Calva believes in a philosophy where the mind is in harmony with the body, and only by an individual and patient-specific approach can this balance be accomplished.

His greatest talent is spending as much time as needed to achieve perfection, and he holds the patient's concerns, goals, and ambitions in the highest regard, with no details left unnoticed."

1  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Congenital Anomalies of Breast
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Lipomas
  • Localized Fat Deposits
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrinkles

22  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.


  • Georgetown University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • R J & Lucille Carver Coll Med Univ Of Ia
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Iowa Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012
  • Johns Hopkins Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015
  • University of Maryland Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Daniel Calva-Cerqueira, MD
I am very grateful to Dr. Calva forthe wonderful work he has performed on me. In addition, his bed manners have been of great confort to me. Thank you Dr. Calva.
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Virginia Vadillo in Miami, Florida – Mar 20, 2018
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I was botched by another plastic surgeon and Dr. Calva made me look good again, as he promised on my initial consultation. I’m very happy with my results.
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Jake in Florida – Dec 14, 2017
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Had surgery with Dr Calva 5/18/2017 and I was very pleased with his professionalism.
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Hollywood, Fl – May 24, 2017
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Cancelled my surgery without reason one day before my scheduled surgery. I paid in full one month ago and did all my preop testing and results were good. I am now losing 100 % of the money paid on my hotel reservation which I now have to cancel one day before arrival. So unprofessional. I was told...Read More
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Naples, FL – Mar 18, 2017
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