Dr. Fernando Bayron-Velez, MD

Dr. Fernando Bayron-Velez, MD

General Surgery •  Male • Age 56

  
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Dr. Fernando Bayron-Velez, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Lauderdale Lakes, FL. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Westside Regional Medical Center and University Hospital And Medical Center. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Bayron-Velez to book an appointment.


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Fernando Bayron-Velez, MD

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(954) 472-1322
Tenet Florida Physician Services4900 W Oakland Park Blvd Ste 101 Lauderdale Lakes, FL 33313
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Dr. Bayron and his team are amazing! After years of pain he was able to help with a diagnosis and get me back to my normal self.
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Aug 11, 2020
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I would absolutely recommend Dr. Fernando Bayron-Velez . It's been a blessing to have crossed paths with him. He is a blessing anything else would be an understatement.
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Marts Kuzikyan in Pompano Beach – Jan 15, 2020
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Dr, Bayron performed my gastric sleeve surgery on 10/31/19. I had a great experience and he has great at answering all of my questions and explaining things to me. Thank you Dr. Bayron!
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JB – Dec 18, 2019
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Marie – Nov 28, 2019
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I’m very happy and thankful to Dr Bayron and his staff. They did a great job with my appendicitis. Vanessa was very nice and professional. Thank you Dr Bayron!!!!!
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Sandro Alonso – Oct 15, 2019
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Dr. B has changed my life tremendously after performing a ventral hernia repair. Outstanding and successful surgery. After two weeks of recovery I was back at work and heal smoothly t hereafter. Lost a few pounds after the surgery as well. Thank you Dr. Bayron!
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Aug 15, 2019
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Amazing Dr and staff. I was super nervous about my procedure but the dr, his PA, and staff made it a great experience. I truly recommend Dr Baron. He is awesome and so is his wonderful staff.
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Natarcha Johnson in Fort Lauderdale, FL – May 09, 2019
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Rose G. Bazile in Sunrise, FL – May 01, 2019
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Excellent he saved my life
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Jonathan McClover in Lauderhill – Apr 29, 2019
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What a great visit! Dr. Bayron was very friendly and informative. I felt very comfortable immediately.
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Maria in Coral Springs – Apr 29, 2019
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Very caring and warm atmosphere...I was very impressed with the entire staff....My experience with the Outpatient Surgical procedures was the best out of all five surgeries !!!
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Lamar Sims in Fort Lauderdale, FL – Jan 24, 2019
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Very caring and warm atmosphere...I was very impressed with the entire staff....My experience with the Outpatient Surgical procedures was the best out of all five surgeries !!!
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Helen Ann Pellegrino in Lauderhill – Jan 24, 2019
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Love the staff. Dr. Was very informative.
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Sunrise, FL – Dec 11, 2018
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Excellent care! Love the staff!
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Sunrise, FL – Dec 11, 2018
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Great Doctor
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Sunrise, FL – Dec 04, 2018
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Dennis Fasano in Sunrise, FL – Nov 07, 2018
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The doctor and his staff are amazing especially the office manager Shessy and Maria the front office coordinator.
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Nov 01, 2018
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Excellent doctor and staff.
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Oct 30, 2018
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The perfect combination of Dr. Bayro n and the davinci robot procedure was the best experience of my life.
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Oct 30, 2018
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Helena Stoll-Gonzalez in Fort Lauderdale, FL – Oct 17, 2018
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Dr. Bayron-Velez accepts the following insurance:

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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. Bayron-Velez's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bayron-Velez performs Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bayron-Velez performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

Hernia Repair
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bayron-Velez performs Hernia Repair more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bayron-Velez performs this procedure more than 5% of his peers

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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Bayron-Velez treats Breast Diseases more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bayron-Velez treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Bayron-Velez's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Abscess
  • Abdominal Cancer
  • Abdominal Hernia
  • Abdominal Surgery
  • Abscess
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Benign Tumor
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Colectomy
  • Colon Disorders
  • Colon Polyp
  • Colon Surgery
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder Diseases
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Surgery
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Banding, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Sleeve Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Gastrotomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Ventral Hernia

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Tenet Florida Physician Services, we have a commitment to care promise. This commitment extends to the communities we serve, the patients we heal, and the employees that make up our extraordinary team. Our values and mission are the cornerstones to that promise. We are committed to care. We are committed to you.

Specialties

  • General Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

1993
University District Hospital
Residency Hospital
1989
University District Hospital
Internship Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Award of Excellence, Department of Surgery, University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1993
  • Distinguished Citizen of San Juan in the area of Health, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 2004
  • Magna Cum Laude, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus, Puerto Rico, 1984
  • Beta Beta Beta, Biology Honor Society, 1982
  • Doctors Choice Award, Buena Vida Magazine, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 1997-2001

Media & Publications

  • Effects of High Fiber Diet on the Incidence of Colonic Carcinoma in the Cholecystectomized Mice, Fernando Bayron, MD, Norma Cruz MD, 1992
  • Accelerated Healing of Full- Thickness Burns by the use of High-Voltage Pulsed Galvanic Stimulation in the pig. Norma Cruz, MD, Fernando Bayron Velez, BS, Albert Suarez, MD, Volume 23, Number 1, 1989
  • Hypertension Secondary to Adrenal Tumors: Ten Years Experience, Vazquez-Quintana, E.; Bayron-Velez, F.; Garcia Talavera, G., Vol. 87, Num. 7-8-9, 1995
  • Radiologic Manifestation of Hyperparathyroidism, Enrique Vazquez-Quintana, MD, Heriberto Pagan, MD, Fernando Bayron, MD, Mariam De Jesus Varona, MD, 1995

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Affiliated Hospitals

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Westside Regional Medical Center

Plantation, FL

55% Patient experience rating, 14% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

University Hospital And Medical Center

Tamarac, FL

61% Patient experience rating, 8% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

Florida Medical Center

Lauderdale Lakes, FL
  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

North Shore Medical Center

Miami, FL

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

Northwest Medical Center

Margate, FL

63% Patient experience rating, 6% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)