Dr. Guillermo Valenzuela, MD

Dr. Guillermo Valenzuela, MD

Rheumatology  |  
Male  |  
Age 54
(54)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Guillermo Valenzuela, MD is a rheumatology doctor who practices in Plantation, FL. He is 54 years old.

140 SW 84th Ave

Plantation, FL 33324

Contact Information

(954) 476-2338

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Osteoporosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Arthritis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
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Board Certifications

Dr. Valenzuela does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Classic Polyarteritis Nodosa
  • Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Gout
  • Hand Conditions
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Muscle Weakness
  • 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
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Still's Disease
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wegener's Granulomatosis

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Joint Drainage
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Paracentesis
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

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 De Buenos Aires, Facultad De Ciencias Medicas
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Our Lady Of Mercy/Ny Med College
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Our Lady Of Mercy/Ny Med College
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Cornell U/northshore Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Valenzuela has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Valenzuela has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Creole
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Valenzuela's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Valenzuela to family and friends
2.9
based on 54 total reviews (17 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (54)

  • 5
    (20)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (5)
  • 2
    (6)
  • 1
    (20)

Dr. Valenzuela's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
GOOD
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

in Plantation |
Dr Valenzuela is successful in diagnosis and prescribing . He is ver y committed Hellín y te patient
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in Coconut Creek |
Dr. Valenzuela is not what he used to be. When I first started going to him about 6 years ago I thought he was very good, however for the past 2 years the level of care has gone down. He spends about 5 minutes with you and doesn't even examine you, just asks how are you doing. His front desk has...more
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Sunrise Fl |
AS doctors go they are thorough and very informative. Staff is friendly. However, 2 plus hours wait is a bit ridiculous. No explanations just keep saying your next... they need to schedule appointments better in order to get around these extreme waits. This is my third visit all the same waiting...more
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
The 1 star is for the Dr himself as he is a good doctor I think, absolute ZERO or below for the staff. HORRIBLE experience all the way around.
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in Ft Lauderdale, FL |
The reason his wait times are so long is because he gives patients more than the standard 10-minute appointment. He spent 30 minutes with me. I imagine this must push his schedule back, but if he gives me the time he gives to others it's a fair trade.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Valenzuela accepts 10 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Valenzuela has admitting privileges

Broward Health Medical Center
1600 S Andrews Ave
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33316
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Westside Regional Medical Center
8201 W Broward Blvd
Plantation, FL 33324
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