Dr. Hugo Polanco, MD

Dr. Hugo Polanco, MD

Internal Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Hugo Polanco, MD is an internal medicine specialist in Delray Beach, FL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Pontificia Universidad Catolic in 1991 and specializes in internal medicine and geriatric medicine.

16244 S Military Trl Ste 470

Delray Beach, FL 33484

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • ADVANTAGE Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • 9 More

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Dr. Polanco's Experience

Dr. Polanco's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Internal Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

2  Specialties

  • Internal Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine

1  Board Certifications

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

216  Conditions Treated


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25  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arrhythmia Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Care Management
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

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.


  • Pontificia Universidad Catolic
    Medical School | Graduated 1991
  • Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Woodhull Medical and Mental Health Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Methodist Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • St Lukes Episcopal Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Tulane University College Of Medicine / Baylor
    Other Education | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Polanco has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Polanco's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Polanco to family and friends
14 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

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Dr. Polanco's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr Polanco is different in a very good way. He's a great listener and communicator. He is thorough and takes the time each patient needs. I highly recommend Dr. Polanco...so much so that I am paying higher insurance premiums to makes sure I can keep him as my doctor. That says a lot!!!
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I am new to Delray Beach area and was referred to Dr. Polanco by a specialist. Dr. Polanco agreed to take me on as a patient and provide the monthly prescriptions that the team of specialist back in my former city had worked out over a period of 10 years. Just 30 days later he started...more
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Excellent physician to me for five years. Terrific staff. Michael L. Donofrio
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The best and through exam we have ever had by a doctor. Recommendations regarding our health was explained in full detail. If you fortunate enough to see this doctor, you will be pleased.
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Dr. Polanco is very patient, smart and compassionate. He makes sure that his patients get what they need. Balancing his time must be challenging, since he seems to spend considerable time reviewing his patients' files, consulting with patients, their records and family members as well as pulling...more
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