Dr. Eduardo Gonzalez Hernandez, MD

Dr. Eduardo Gonzalez Hernandez, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Eduardo Gonzalez Hernandez, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Coral Gables, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He specializes in orthopedic surgery, orthopedic hand surgery, and more.

Eduardo Gonzalez-Hernandez MD PLLC

401 SW 42nd Ave Ste 200

Coral Gables, FL 33134
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Carpal Tunnel Release
very high
more than 97% of peers
Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Gonzalez Hernandez'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gonzalez Hernandez "We believe in medical care that takes the whole person into account. We strive to provide the best clinical care combined with communications and patient involvement in the care process to achieve the best outcomes for our patients."

4  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Hand Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • Hand Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

59  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Animal Bite
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Bursitis
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Fingers)
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Injuries
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Pain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rotator Cuff Injuries
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Fracture


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47  Procedures

  • All Shoulder or Elbow Replacement Procedures
  • Amputation
  • Arm Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • De Quervain's Release
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Elbow Arthroscopy
  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Elbow Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Elbow Replacement
  • Elbow Surgery
  • Elbow Tenotomy
  • Excision of Humerus
  • Excision of Metacarpal and Carpal
  • Excision of Radius or Ulna
  • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Fracture Care
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Hand and Wrist Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hand Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Surgery
  • Knee Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Partial Shoulder Replacement
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Reverse Total Shoulder and Total Shoulder Replacement
  • Revision of Shoulder or Elbow Replacement
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Shoulder Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
  • Shoulder Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Synovial Biopsy
  • Trigger Finger Release
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Wrist Fusion
  • Wrist Replacement


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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.


  • University of Texas / Austin Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Allen Memorial Orthopaedic Research Fellowship Case Western Reserve University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Microsurgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • Cleveland Combined Hand Surgery Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000
  • Hand Surgery Fellowship-Madrid & Barcelona Spain
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • Muller Foundation AO/ASIF Fellowship
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Kendall Regional Medical Center

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Orthopedic Surgery Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

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Dr. Gonzalez Hernandez's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gonzalez Hernandez to family and friends
44 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (44)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gonzalez Hernandez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

It was a recommendation but very disappointed. Waited more 2 hours and I never saw the doctor. It is meet market where the clinic accepts the appointments and overbook the daily activities and we pay with lack of services. The rules of game are very simple such as we pay to see doctor and it takes...more
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Good doc, no doubt. Standing room only in antiquated wait room. Sign "do not tap on window" lessens communication. And yes the 90 minute wait in a packed room, not good.
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Dr. Eduardo Gonzalez Hernandez is an incredible doctor and surgeon. All my surgeries and visits to fix my fractured hand were great and my incisions are barely noticeable. I highly recommend him for hand surgeries.
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Amazing and awesome Surgeon bless of God, care about his patients and listen, very attentive. Shows his patients the love of God.
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He is excellent!!!
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