Dr. Lawrence Snetman, MD

Dr. Lawrence Snetman, MD

Hematology  |  
Male  |  
69 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Lawrence Snetman, MD is a hematology specialist in Aventura, FL and has been practicing for 41 years. He graduated from University of Miami / School of Medicine in 1974 and specializes in hematology, hematology & oncology, and more.Read his story

Aventura Hematology & Oncology Services

20950 NE 27th Ct Ste 300

Aventura, FL 33180
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • CorVel
  • Dimension Health
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • Fortified Provider Network
  • HealthSmart - Interplan Health Group
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • PHCS
  • Preferred Care Partners

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 99% of peers
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more than 99% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Dr. Snetman's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Snetman "Dr. Lawrence A. Snetman, MD - Aventrua, FL - Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology - Aventura Oncology Services | Aventura, FL -- -- Dr. Lawrence A. Snetman returns to the Aventura Hospital medical staff and the Comprehensive Cancer Center after spending the last few years in North Carolina. He has more than 30 years of experience caring for patients in the dual specialties of medical oncology and hematology. Dr. Snetman earned his medical degree from the University of Miami's School of Medicine, and he completed his postgraduate internship, residency and sub-specialty fellowship training at the University of Miami Combined Hospitals System. He is a member of the American College of Health Care Administrators, the American Society of Internal Medicine, the American College of Physicians, and a Fellow of the American College of Angiology. He has also served on the voluntary faculties of both Nova Southeastern University and the University of Miami and was an original affiliate member of the Center for Blood Diseases of the University of Miami. He has been awarded the Physicians' Recognition Award on multiple occasions by the American Medical Association, and he was selected as one of America's Top Physicians by the Consumer Research Council. Dr. Snetman is frequently sought for both professional and community presentations on current topics of interest in his field. He has published a World Literature Review of Hodgkin's Disease, and he participated as a co-investigator in the investigation of plasmapheresis as a treatment for hereditary hyperlipidemia. Dr. Snetman now serves as the principal physician at the Aventura Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Center. His primary goal is to make the facility the pre-eminent treatment center in the area, dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of hematologic and neoplastic diseases. He has a special interest in hereditary cancer and counseling patients and their families."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Snetman "At Aventura Oncology Services, you will find a knowledgeable and respectful staff that takes a comprehensive approach to care. We deliver clinical excellence and specialized treatment that is centered around the needs of you and your family. Our hematology and radiation oncologists provide skilled and compassionate care for patients with cancer and blood disorders. We will guide you and your family through your treatment options, tailoring our services to your unique, individual needs."


  • Hematology
  • Hematology & Oncology
  • Medical Oncology

Board Certifications

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

Conditions Treated


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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.


  • University of Florida
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1970
  • University of Miami / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • University Of Miami/ Jackson
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1975
  • University Of Miami/ Jackson
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Snetman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Snetman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Snetman to family and friends
based on 9 total reviews (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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Dr. Snetman's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

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