Dr. Felipe Martinez, MD

Dr. Felipe Martinez, MD

Sinus Surgery  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Felipe Martinez, MD is a sinus surgery specialist in West Miami, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in sinus surgery, sleep medicine, and more.Read his story

1350 SW 57th Ave Ste 210

West Miami, FL 33144

Contact Information

(305) 441-0744

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Careplus
  • ChoiceCare Network
  • Cigna
  • 17 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vertigo
very high
more than 98% of peers
Allergic Reaction
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Martinez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Martinez "Dr. Felipe J. Martinez is an Otolaryngologist who specializes in ear, nose, throat and allergy and has been practicing for more than 30 years. He attended Belen Jesuit Preparatory School where his love for math and science opened the doors for his career in medicine. He began his college career at the University of Miami, where he graduated Cum Laude of his class. He continued his education at the University of Miami's School of Medicine and completed his residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Currently, Dr. Martinez is performing one of Otolaryngology's ground breaking procedures, Balloon Sinuplasty – a minimally invasive procedure that is performed in the comfort of his office for patients suffering from chronic sinusitis. Dr. Martinez tirelessly pushes to stay on top of the latest technologies and the most efficient ways of testing and treating patients. He is a doctor dedicated to furthering his education in this field and is continuously attending conferences all over the United States to perfect his practice in medicine. In 1983 he became board certified with the American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery and short thereafter became a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Martinez has a true passion for medicine and his patients; his goal has always been to provide his patients with the upmost care."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Martinez "Our Goal is to improve your quality of life, and makes our patients to feels better."

6  Specialties

  • Sinus Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Otolaryngic Pathology
  • Rhinology
  • Sleep Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine Otolaryngology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

57  Conditions Treated

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38  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Allergy and-or Sensitivity Elimination Reprogramming Technique
  • Allergy Shots
  • Allergy Shots for Insect Stings
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Allergy Testing for Hypersensitivity to Insects
  • Allergy Treatment
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Audiogram
  • Audiometry
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery With Navigational System
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Without Navigational System
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Excisional Biopsy
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngeal Videostroboscopy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Study
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibular Testing
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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.

Education

  • University Of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital-University Miami School Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital-University Miami School Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • American College Of Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Martinez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Martinez's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Martinez to family and friends
205 total reviews (95 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (205)

  • 5
    (201)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Martinez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes
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Patient Comments (95)

I was nervous going into office, the attendant and nurses took charge prior to doctor entering room assured me that it was a walk in the park visit. That it was !. Doctor Martinez took his time, explained procedure and did what had to be done. Very professional. Office personnel the best. I will...more
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Have seen doctor for years now. In different occasions and because of his professionalism, I keep returning to him
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DR MARTINEZ IS VERY TRUSTY, I'VE BEEN SUFFERING FROM SINUS PROBLEMS FOR A LONG TIME HE EXPLAINED IN DETAILS A PROCEDURE THAT WOULD HELP ME. I AM VERY THANKFULL BECAUSE I CAN SMELLS AGAIN AND PEOPLE DONT GET AWAY FROM ME THINKING I HAVE THE FLU. HIS STAFF IS VERY COURTEOUS AND WILLING TO HELP ALL...more
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Excellent professional. highly recommended !
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recomendaria al doctor por ser un perfecto professional, atento.
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