Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD

Pain Medicine ·  Female

  65 Reviews
  

Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She specializes in pain medicine.


Locations

Spine and Wellness Centers of America - Fort Lauderdale

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  • Hours
    • Mon: closed
    • Tue: closed
    • Wed: closed
    • Thu: closed
    • Fri: 9:00am - 3:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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(866) 847-9642

Dr. De La Pena accepts the following insurance:

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Medicare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. De La Pena's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Back Pain
very high
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Pena treats Back Pain more than 99% of her peers

Dr. De La Pena treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Pena treats Chronic Neck Pain more than 98% of her peers

Dr. De La Pena treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Pena treats Low Back Pain more than 98% of her peers

Dr. De La Pena treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Dr. De La Pena's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Celiac Plexus Block
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Injection
  • Knee Disorders
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures

About Me

Biography

Dr. María Alejandra De La Peña is a board-certified Anesthesiologist with sub specialty certification in Pain Medicine. Her residency in Anesthesiology was done at the University of Miami. She completed her fellowship in Interventional ...

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

Beth Israel Deaconess Hosp Harvard Med Sch
Fellowship Hospital
University of Miami / School of Medicine
Residency Hospital

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. De La Pena's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. De La Pena

4.3

Based on 65 reviews

5 Stars
78.46153846153847%
(51)
4 Stars
3.076923076923077%
(2)
3 Stars
3.076923076923077%
(2)
2 Stars
1.5384615384615385%
(1)
1 Star
13.846153846153847%
(9)

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Had radio frequency ablation with awesome results. Dr De lapena is thoughtful and extremely efficient doctor.
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Always listening and making decisions with me about my care. I feel very well taken care of in Dr. De La Pena's care.
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Every visit i feel my problems are heard and understood and solutions are made that works best for me. She does not do treatments that are not necessary.
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courteous,professional,assistance with medical issues
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i have been a patient of dr. maria de la pena for months. i have been treated with respect during my recovery from spinal surgeries. i dealt with a different pain dr. in the area and there is no comparison between the 2 physicians in my opinion. the office staff always treats me with a smile. you will be very pleased. ty for the excellent care
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very organized.
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everybody worked as a t eam.Greatj j ob
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Tried other drs in the past , she far surpasses with skill and kindness any office i ever visited
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I love how she works, she understand all my medical problems. super on top of my medication.
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I love Dr Pena, she takes her time to what I have to say and really pays attention to my needs. I recommend everyone to see Dr Pena!
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60% Patient experience rating, 9% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)

76% Patient experience rating, 7% higher than the national average

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Holy Cross Hospital

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69% Patient experience rating, Equal to the national average

67% Patient experience rating, 2% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)

54% Patient experience rating, 15% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2018)