Dr. Francisco Pernas, MD

Dr. Francisco Pernas, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Dr. Francisco Pernas, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 2006 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat, allergy & immunology, and more.

8940 N Kendall Dr Ste 504E

Miami, FL 33176

Contact Information

(305) 595-6200

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 98% of peers
Outer Ear Infection
very high
more than 96% of peers
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Pernas "Francisco G. Pernas received a Bachelor in Science with a major in Biology and a chemistry minor from the University of Miami in 2001. He then pursued a degree in medicine at the University of Miami. Following that he completed a post-doctoral research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health researching several chemotherapy medications currently being used in the treatment of Head and Neck cancer. He then successfully completed his formal Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery training at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Tx., a 5 year ACGME accredited institution serving as chief resident the last year of residency.

Dr. Pernas excelled in his residency program achieving a high clinical volume in all aspects of Otolaryngologic care. He was awarded the Resident award in May, 2011 for outstanding research amongst his colleagues and received a Pine award in February 2008 for excellence in Otolaryngology."


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4  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Hearing & Speech Therapy
  • Immunology

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

108  Conditions Treated


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55  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Allergy Skin Testing
  • Allergy Testing
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Balloon Sinuplasty
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Botox® Injection
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • Endoscopic Sinus Surgery
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Facial Bone
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Frenectomy
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngectomy and Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Myringotomy
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Nasal Surgery
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Paracentesis
  • Parathyroidectomy
  • Perforated Eardrum Repair (Tympanoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sleep Apnea Surgery
  • Sphenoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroid Surgery
  • Thyroidectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tonsillectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair


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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 Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Pernas has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Pernas' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Pernas to family and friends
22 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Pernas' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Pernas is an amazing physician. I had very bad sinus pressure, frequent sinus infections and allergies. He was able to give me the correct treatment after many years suffering.
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He had very poor bedside manners in the ER. I could say more but it would not be nice.
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A thoughtful engaged experienced physican- Cares about patient - Homestead staff are friendly and competent
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Excellent, I can breath much better and no sinus problems so far, I highly recommend him The staff is also excellent. This procedure is very good and Dr Pernas did it perfectly
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