Dr. Hector Ramirez, MD

Dr. Hector Ramirez, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 60
(17)
Save
Dr. Hector Ramirez, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Melbourne, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in rheumatology.Read his story

240 N Wickham Rd Ste 110

Melbourne, FL 32935

Contact Information

(321) 541-1714

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Ramirez

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Ramirez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Ramirez's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Dr. Ramirez's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ramirez "Dr. Hector E. Ramirez is Rheumatologist and Immunologist specializing in the treatment of arthritis and related connective tissue diseases with 25 year experience. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Puerto Rico and went to Medical school at St Elizabeth Medical Center. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine."

1  Specialties

  • Rheumatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

68  Conditions Treated

Less
Read Less

5  Procedures

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 Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • St Elizabeth Hospital Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • St Elizabeth Hospital Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Emory University School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ramirez has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Ramirez does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Ramirez and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Ramirez's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ramirez to family and friends
17 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (17)

  • 5
    (12)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Ramirez's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

He listens to my concerns and makes sure I get the necessary tests in order to stay ahead of my disease
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option2thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
He is smart, intuitive, kind and highly personable. My favorite doctor!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option7thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
-
Not at all pleased. Doctor would not listen what my issues were. He was trying to treat me for pain I was not having. He also claimed I would not give medications a try when I had horrible side effects after a few days. All he wanted to do was drug me up instead of actually finding out the what the...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option4thumbs down icon option5
Flag this
Image of Dr. Ramirez
Are you Dr. Ramirez?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Rheumatology
(46)
Rheumatology
(71)
Rheumatology
(12)
Rheumatology
(38)
Rheumatology
(19)
Rheumatology
(29)