Dr. Hector Arango, MD

Dr. Hector Arango, MD

Gynecologic Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 56
(42)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Hector Arango, MD is a gynecologic oncology specialist in Clearwater, FL and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in gynecologic oncology and obstetrics & gynecology.

1005 Pinellas St

Clearwater, FL 33756

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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Excision of Cervix
very high
more than 99% of peers
Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
very high
more than 99% of peers
Colposcopy
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Specialties

  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
2

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*
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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colpopexy
  • Colpopexy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colporrhaphy With Robotic Assistance
  • Colposcopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Vaginal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Salpingo-Oophorectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • 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.

Education

  • University Of South Florida / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Tampa Genl Hosp/U South Fla
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • Tampa Genl Hosp/U South Fla
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University South Fla
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Arango has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Arango's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Arango to family and friends
3.4
based on 42 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (24)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (3)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Arango's Performance

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

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

Dr. Arango is an excellent listener and has a caring manner. He takes time to answer questions and is well informed. Every other medical professional I’ve encountered has highly recommended him.
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in Tarpon Springs, FL
Professional, competent and informative - without using what I would call "scare tactics". He made what could have been an extremely stressful time simple and relatively easy, especially because I trust him. Office staff is also very responsive and courteous. I'd HIGHLY recommend Dr. Arango to...more
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in Tarpon Springs FL
Dr. Arango is an excellent doctor and surgeon. I had a mass and needed major surgery and he came highly recommended. In addition, everyone at the hospital kept saying he was the best and I was in good hands. He is very caring and a great listener. He spent time with me going over everything. I'm so...more
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I had been without healthcare insurance since 2010, and was recently unemployed due to health issues, which turned out to be ovarian cancer! I was told to get insurance fast - just enough to cover the necessary surgery and chemo needed. It was close to $400 per month and I was already...more
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in Clearwater, FL
Dr. Arango's care, knowledge and abilities are Excellent. He has a kind bedside manner and explains what and why he is doing. Wait times in his office for anfppointments are minimal, demonstrating he values patients time too. His ARNP is anfppointments so excellent, as are his nursing staff. ...more
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