Dr. Hector Pombo, MD

Dr. Hector Pombo, MD

General Surgery | Male | 52 years old

Memorial Division of General Surgery
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Dr. Pombo specializes in General Surgery and practices in Miramar, FL. He practices at 2 locations.

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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
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      Dr. Pombo accepts 11 insurance carriers

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      11 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • AvMed
      • Beech Street (Multiplan)
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Coventry Health Care
      • Dimension Health
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Humana
      • Tricare
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      Dr. Pombo's Review Details
      4.9 based on 108 responses
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      Key Survey Insights
      • Trustworthiness
         (108)
      • Helpfulness
         (108)
      • Staff
         (107)
      • Scheduling
         (108)
      Experience with Dr. Pombo
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (108)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (108)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (107)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (108)
      Dr. Pombo's Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (108)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (107)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (107)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (100)
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      in Pembroke Pines, Fl |
      Dr Pombo is an excellent surgeon. He takes his time with his patients to make sure you understand everything. He has great interpersonal skills and very caring. His staff are excellent. I would recommend Dr. Pombo to anyone that needs a surgeon.
      Ft Lauderdale, FL |
      Dr. Pombo is an exceptional surgeon. He takes his time and makes sure he address all your concerns. Professional and personable.
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      Specialties

      • General Surgery
      • Laparoscopic Surgery
      • Surgery

      Board Certifications

      Why It Matters: Dr. Pombo's Board Certifications

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      • General Surgery

      Conditions Treated

      • Abdominal Disorders
      • Abdominal Pain
      • Abscess
      • Anal Disorders
      • Appendicitis
      • Benign Tumor
      • Breast Diseases
      • Breast Lump
      • Cancer
      • Carcinoma in Situ
      • Cholecystitis
      • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hernia
      • Incisional Hernia
      • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
      • Inguinal Hernia
      • Intestinal Abscess
      • Intestinal Obstruction
      • Lipomas
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Parathyroid (Gland) Tumor: Other than Malignant
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Ulcer
      • Ulcerative Colitis
      • Umbilical Hernia
      • Ventral Hernia

      Procedures Performed

      • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
      • Appendectomy, Open
      • Biopsy of Breast
      • Breast Reconstruction
      • Breast Surgical Procedure
      • Colectomy
      • Colon and Rectal Surgery
      • Excision of Skin Lesion
      • Excision of Stomach Tumor
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
      • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
      • Hernia Repair
      • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
      • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
      • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
      • Laparotomy
      • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
      • Mastectomy
      • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
      • Parathyroidectomy
      • Splenectomy
      • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
      • Stomach Surgery
      • Wound Repair

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for Florida.

      • 0
        Sanctions

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      • 0
        Board Actions

        No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

      Education

      • Medical School
        University of Miami / School of Medicine

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        Jackson Meml Hosp U Miami Affil Hosps

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Jackson Meml Hospital University Miami

        Completed in 1996

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Pombo's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in General Surgery
      • Board certified in General Surgery
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Pombo's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
      Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Pombo

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients