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Dr. George Munoz, MD

Rheumatology ·  Male · Age 65

Dr. Munoz

Dr. George Munoz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology, internal medicine, and more.


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(305) 682-1441

Dr. Munoz accepts the following insurance:

ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
Advantage Health Solutions
Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Choice PPO
AvMed
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Access PPO
Blue Card PPO
Medicare Plus Blue PPO
Cigna
Cigna EPO
Cigna HMO
Cigna POS
Cigna PPO
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
Group Plan PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
HAP Insurance
Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana
Choice Care HMO
Choice Care PPO
Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
Humana HMO
Humana PPO
MAPFRE Life Insurance Company of Puerto Rico
Choice
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Premier HMO
AARP Medicare Complete Value HMO
Basic PPO
Choice Plus POS
Empire Plan
Golden Rule HMO
Golden Rule POS
Golden Rule PPO
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Optimum Choice HMO
Options PPO
PacifiCare
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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. Munoz's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Limb Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Munoz treats Limb Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Munoz treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Munoz treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Munoz treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Munoz treats Osteoporosis more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Munoz treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip

Dr. Munoz's conditions and procedures:

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Dermatomyositis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fever
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Goodpasture's Disease
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Purpura
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Steroid Injection
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Systemic Vasculitis
  • Temporal Arteritis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Munoz, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1980 and specializes in rheumatology, internal medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1985
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
1983
Mt Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
Mt Sinai Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
Medical School
1976
Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
Undergraduate School
1985
1983
1981
1980
1976

Languages

  • American Sign Language
  • Creole
  • French
  • Igbo

Awards

Dr. Munoz's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Munoz

3.3

Based on 31 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Excellent physician knows his stuff, great staff warm and friendly, good an appointment within 3 days of calling his system with scheduling works wonders. I will be coming back.
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This is my 3rd appointment with Dr. Munoz I am so happy and feel so welcomed by him and his staff I am comforted by his gentleness and great faith he can help me. God bless you and your staff. Thank you
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outstanding!
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This office is atrocious. They have no respect for patients. Waiting over an hour and not answering phone calls during normal business hours is the regular business in this office. I’ve been taking the same medication for over an year and it’s taking me over 6 calls (1 hour each) to get a simple...Read More
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Compassionate, knowledgeable, excellent clinician. A Dr.'s doctor.
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