Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD

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Dr. De La Pena
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Spine & Wellness Center of America

21097 Ne 27th Ct Ste 350 Aventura, FL 33180

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Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD is a Pain Medicine Specialist in Aventura, FL. She is affiliated with medical facilities such as Aventura Hospital & Medical Center and Broward Health Imperial Point. She is accepting new patients and has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. De La Pena to book an appointment.

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Compare Dr. De La Pena with our nearby Pain Medicine Specialists at Aventura Hospital & Medical Center.

Make an appointment at Aventura Hospital & Medical Center today at (305) 330-1534.

These providers are on the medical staff of Aventura Hospital & Medical Center.

Dr. De La Pena's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. De La Pena

4.4

Based on 79 ratings

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Staff was knowledgeable friendly professional ????
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Mr Lee – Mar 25, 2021
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*** HELP *** Just called phone number listed to see if they are taking new patients and recording say's disconnected. (321) 320-9605. Is there a different phone number???
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Tiffany Sanner-Farrington – Apr 25, 2020
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Dr DeLa Pena is a great doctor with patience and superb knowledge with spinal cord injury and pain management. I moved from NYC and am blessed to have found such an incredible doctor. I don’t know what I would do without her
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Charmel Conti – Mar 06, 2020
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I have had a very good experience. Dr De la Pena's treatments have helped me improve my quality of life and manage my pain. I can play golf again!
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Anonymous – Dec 28, 2019
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Dr del;a Pena Thinks a head and is two stepas in front on whats she is doing today.In Miami I was at 6 other Doc who didnt seer the wholer picture liker jDr dela Pena Ive never had a spine doc so caring and so complete in a true plaaan for your recoveryand comfort. She is beautiful inside and out. o Judith Shifrin
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Anonymous A. – Dec 13, 2019
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my experience , i have felt very secured in the treatment the dlp gave me. i have full confidence and faith in treating me. really happy and satisfied with her care
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  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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  • Long wait times
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Anonymous – Dec 12, 2019
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my mother is happy with the doctors and all the girls ae very nice
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
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Anonymous – Dec 12, 2019
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Doctor is patient and explains everything well Her technical skills are great. Office is great
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Anonymous – Dec 02, 2019
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wonderful , pleasant friendly doctor and lastly professional
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Judith B. – Nov 15, 2019
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Doctor was thorough and clear on diagnosis.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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  • Long wait times
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Mary D. – Nov 14, 2019
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dr is so knowledgable and kind very pleasureable
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  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
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Jo B. – Nov 07, 2019
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Willing to spend time.
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  • Appointment scheduling
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  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Anonymous – Nov 05, 2019
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So far so good on procedure. Get back on you to see if it works.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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J. Z. – Oct 28, 2019
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Very good MD, listens to your needs and responds.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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Anonymous – Oct 17, 2019
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trying the help my pain
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
  • Long wait times
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C. L. – Oct 17, 2019
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Had radio frequency ablation with awesome results. Dr De lapena is thoughtful and extremely efficient doctor.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Lewis R. – Oct 10, 2019
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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.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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No results
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A. D. – Oct 03, 2019
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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.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Imani E. – Sep 26, 2019
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courteous,professional,assistance with medical issues
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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William A. C. – Sep 24, 2019
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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
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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James M. – Sep 19, 2019
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About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. María Alejandra De La Peña is a board-certified Anesthesiologist with subspecialty certification in Pain Medicine. She completed her residency in...Read more

Biography

Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Fort Lauderdale, FL and has been serving for many years.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine

Education

Beth Israel Deaconess Hosp Harvard Med Sch
Fellowship Hospital

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. De La Pena has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

Is Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD accepting new patients?

Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD generally accepts new patients on Healthgrades. You can see Dr. De La Pena's profile to make an appointment.

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What are Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. De La Pena frequently treats Acute Postoperative Pain, Chronic Pain, and Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. De La Pena treats.

Where is Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD's office located?

Dr. De La Pena's office is located at 21097 Ne 27th Ct Ste 350, Aventura, FL 33180. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Maria De La Pena, MD speak?

Dr. De La Pena speaks Spanish and English. View profile to see all.

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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
Acute Postoperative Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. De La Pena treats Acute Postoperative Pain more than 100% of her peers

Dr. De La Pena treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Chronic Pain
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very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

Back Pain
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very high

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

Dr. De La Pena's conditions and procedures:

  • Acute Postoperative Pain
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cancer Pain
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic 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
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Injection
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Musculoskeletal Function Test
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Conduction Studies
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • 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 Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Stem Cell Therapy
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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(305) 974-5533

Dr. De La Pena accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna HMO
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Locations

Spine & Wellness Center of America

Aventura Spine & Wellness Center21097 Ne 27th Ct Ste 350 Aventura, FL 33180
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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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