Dr. Hugo Ferrara, MD

Dr. Hugo Ferrara, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(55)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Hugo Ferrara, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology doctor who practices in Hialeah, FL. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

2300 W 84th St Ste 500

Hialeah, FL 33016

Contact Information

(305) 512-4858

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • 3 More

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Top Care Areas

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Hysteroscopy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ferrara "As a Board Certified OB/GYN, I believe in providing complete women healthcare from Uro-Gynecology to Total Robotic-assisted Hysterectomies. After the patient has trusted me in optimal health care, I extend all my expertise in all aspects of women healthcare. I have over 24 years of experience in high risk prengancies and gynecological higher risk cases. Although I learn everyday in educating myself with advanced medicine, I am confident that I provide the best in today's needs for women health."
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Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Dementia
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Female Infertility
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Incontinence
  • Infertility
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Yeast Infections

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Procedures

  • Abdominal Hysterectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • C-Section
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystectomy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fallopian Tube and Ovarian Surgery
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • 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
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Oophorectomy
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Preventive Care
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Routine Gynecological Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Total Salpingectomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
  • da Vinci® Hysterectomy

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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

  • Universidad Central Del Este (Uce), Facultad De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Sisters Of Charity Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Facog
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ferrara has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ferrara's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ferrara to family and friends
3.8
based on 55 total reviews (15 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (55)

  • 5
    (36)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Ferrara'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
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (15)

in Hialeah, FL |
I was highly recommend by a dear friend. I have had an amazing experience with him and all the staff. They are very friendly, professional, and courteous. Dr. was able to find a solution in my care that I was desperately seeking for several years without any answer by other OB/GYN.
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Pembroke Pines FL |
I asked about the risks of an epidural and his response was "95% of women end up asking for it. " (notice he did not respond to my question). I asked him at what point would we be talking about my birthplan and his response was "there is no plan, you push and the baby comes out". He gets annoyed...more
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in Hialeah, FL |
I've been patient of Dr Ferrara for many years, and I'm very thankful to have found such an excellent doctor. I always have the best experience with Dr Ferrara and his team.He is very professional and caring with a great heart. Really cares about his patients. I recently had my second baby and it...more
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in Hialeah, FL |
I had a family emergency and wasn't able to see him and missed three consecutive appointments and he decided to drop me at 32 weeks. Honestly what upset me the most was he had me come in to the office, had me wait 40 mins and later his secretary came out and told me he could no longer see me, at...more
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Miami, FL |
Dr Ferrara treats the condition not the patient. He leans towards performing hysterectomies with no regards of any cons. I would NOT recommend him for the treatment of Fibroids and bleeding. He is very popular and well regarded within the medical community, however, he isn't the doctor for me. ...more
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Dr. Ferrara accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medicaid
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Preferred Medical Plan
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare
  • WellCare
    WellCare PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Ferrara has admitting privileges

Memorial Hospital Miramar
1901 SW 172nd Ave
Miramar, FL 33029
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Palmetto General Hospital
2001 W 68th St
Hialeah, FL 33016
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