Dr. Efrain Gonzalez, MD

Dr. Efrain Gonzalez, MD

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Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o
(12)

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Dr. Efrain Gonzalez, MD is a clinical cardiac electrophysiologist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 35 years. He specializes in clinical cardiac electrophysiology, interventional cardiology, and more.

Cardiovascular Center of South Florida, LLP

7400 SW 87th Ave Ste 100

Miami, FL 33173
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare

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Top Care Areas

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

Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
very high
more than 98% of peers
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
very high
more than 97% of peers
Cardiac Electrophysiology
very high
more than 96% of peers

Dr. Gonzalez'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 "The physicians affiliated with HeartWell LLP are among the most accomplished and respected in their fields. All are certified by rigorous licensing bodies, and have completed the highest levels of training in academic, practical, and research settings. Each patient of a HeartWell physician receives an accurate, thorough evaluation and diagnosis, followed up by the most advanced available solutions to manage cardiovascular diseases through the timely application of lifestyle changes, medical therapies, and interventional technologies. "

3  Specialties

  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiology
  • Interventional Cardiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

48  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Ebstein's Anomaly
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Septal Defect
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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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.

Education

  • Universidad Nacional De Asuncicn
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gonzalez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gonzalez's Reviews

2.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gonzalez to family and friends
12 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Gonzalez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Met him at a hospital when he visited my room and gave me his card. Seems knowledgeable but has trouble keeping appts. Orders every test under the sun if you let him. Had me retake a $1500 test because the technician made an error but made no effort to reimburse me for the botched test. Thinks...more
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