Dr. Hector Hernandez, MD

Dr. Hector Hernandez, MD

Ear, Nose, and Throat  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 53
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Dr. Hector Hernandez, MD is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Port Charlotte, FL and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat.

21297A Olean Blvd

Port Charlotte, FL 33952

Contact Information

(941) 764-0660

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas

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Laryngitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dysphagia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Dizziness
very high
more than 99% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

1  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*

68  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Ablation or Excision of Nasal Turbinates
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Antrostomy and Antrotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Caldwell-Luc Procedure
  • Cervical Lymph Node Dissection
  • Diagnostic Nasal and-or Sinus Endoscopy
  • Ear Surgery
  • Ear Tube Placement
  • ENT Surgery
  • Ethmoidectomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Excision of Parotid, Sublingual, or Submandibular Gland
  • Excision or Destruction of Palate or Uvula Lesion
  • Excision or Destruction of Tongue Lesion
  • Glossectomy
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Intranasal or Sinus Procedure
  • Laryngoscopy - Laryngotomy - Laryngectomy - Pharyngolaryngectomy - Pharyngectomy
  • Laryngoscopy and Laryngotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nasal Septum Surgery (Septoplasty)
  • Sinus Surgery
  • Sphenoidotomy (Sinus Surgery)
  • Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Uvulectomy
  • Vestibule and Floor of Mouth, Excision or Destruction
  • Wound Repair

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

  • Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • University Pa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • University Pa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors, 2006-2016
Media & Publications

Dr. Hernandez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hernandez's Reviews

3.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hernandez to family and friends
17 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Hernandez'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

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

I highly recommend Dr Hernandez. Both he and his stafff were extremely friendly and very professional. I was given an appointment very promptly after my request unlike some others who were not taking new patients for 3 months He addressed my problem very quickly
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After a long struggle with a chronic issue, I was referred to Dr. Hernandez. My initial appointment was scheduled quickly, within a week. I had also scheduled an appointment with a second specialist to prepare for the possibility of needing a second opinion. Dr. Hernandez diagnosed the problem...more
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I almost canceled my appointment with Dr Hernandez because of previous reviews on this webpage. I am glad I did not cancel. His office staff was kind, professional and timely in their responses. His back office staff (MA) were professional, complete and considerate. While he is not a chatty...more
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Excellent doctor.....would highly recommend!
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The initial point of contact is your business' first impression. Reviews were not great but since choices were limited, I picked Dr. Hernandez. The receptionist was so unfriendly and rude for no reason. I gave her my contact info to get a new patient appointment and the second I said I was self...more
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