Dr. Mauricio Hernandez, MD

Dr. Mauricio Hernandez, MD

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General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
60 y/o
(21)

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Dr. Mauricio Hernandez, MD is a general surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 27 years. He specializes in general surgery, breast surgical oncology, and more.

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Careplus
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellCare

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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Experience Check

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Dr. Hernandez's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hernandez treats Breast Diseases more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Hernandez treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hernandez treats Cancer more than 75% of his peers

Dr. Hernandez treats this condition more than 75% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adolescent Cancer
  • Adrenal Cortical Carcinoma
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adult Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Adult Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Ampullary Carcinoma
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Cancer
  • Anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Appendix Cancer
  • Astrocytoma
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Benign Astrocytoma
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Biliary Cancer
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Blood Cancer
  • Bone Cancer
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (Includes: Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brainstem Glioma
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Bronchioalveolar Carcinoma
  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Cerebellar Astrocytoma
  • Cerebral Astrocytoma
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Chordoma
  • Choriocarcinoma
  • Chromophobe Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Clear Cell Adenocarcinoma
  • Clear Cell Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Distal Colorectal Cancer
  • Distal Gastrointestinal Tract Cancers
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Cancer
  • Ear Cancer
  • Endocrine Cancer
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • ENT Cancer
  • Epidermoid Carcinoma
  • Epithelial-Myoepithelial Carcinoma
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer
  • Eye Cancer
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Familial Colorectal Cancer
  • Familial Pancreatic Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cancer
  • Familial Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Follicular Adenocarcinoma
  • Follicular Thyroid Cancer
  • Gall Bladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder & Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
  • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
  • Genital System Cancer
  • Genitourinary Cancers
  • Gland Cancer
  • Glassy Cell Carcinoma
  • Glioma
  • Gliomatosis Cerebri
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hamartomatous Colorectal Cancer
  • Heart Cancer
  • Hepatobiliary Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Cancer
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Hip Cancer
  • Hypopharyngeal Cancer
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Infundibulocystic Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Intestinal Cancer
  • Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Joint Cancer
  • Juvenile Pilocytic Astrocytoma
  • Laryngeal Cancer
  • Laryngeal Carcinoma
  • Limb Cancer
  • Lip Cancer
  • Liver Cancer
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Male Genitourinary Cancer
  • Malignant Astrocytoma
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Malignant Glioma
  • Mediastinal Cancer
  • Medullary Thyroid Cancer
  • Medulloblastoma
  • Melanoma-Astrocytoma Syndrome
  • Merkel Cell Cancer
  • Metastatic Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Metastatic Blood Cancer
  • Metastatic Bone Cancer
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Liver Cancer
  • Metastatic Lymph Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Prostate Cancer
  • Metastatic Skin Cancer
  • Metastatic Soft Tissue Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Metastatic Squamous Neck Cancer With Occult Primary
  • MSI-H Colorectal Cancer
  • MSI-L Colorectal Cancer
  • MSS Colorectal Cancer
  • Muscle Cancer
  • Nasal Cavity Cancer
  • Nasopharyngeal Cancer
  • Neck Cancer
  • Nerve Cancer
  • Neuroendocrine Cancer
  • Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome
  • Nodular Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Noduloulcerative Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
  • Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer, Familial
  • Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Nose Cancer
  • Oligodendroglioma
  • Oral Cancer
  • Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer
  • Oropharyngeal Cancer, Adult
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Epithelial Cancer
  • Palate Cancer
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Islet Cell Cancer
  • Papillary Renal Cell Carcinoma
  • Papillary Thyroid Cancer
  • Paranasal Sinus Cancer
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
  • Parathyroid Carcinoma
  • Parotid Gland Cancer
  • Pediatric Cancer
  • Pelvic Cancer
  • Penile Cancer
  • Pharyngeal Cancer
  • Pigmented Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Primary Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 10
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 11
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 14
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 3
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 4
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 5
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 6
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 7
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 8
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - 9
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 1
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary - X-Linked 2
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -12
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -13
  • Prostate Cancer - Hereditary -15
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
  • Renal Cell Cancer
  • Respiratory System Cancer
  • Retinal Cancer
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Sebaceous Gland Carcinoma
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Sinonasal Undifferentiated Carcinoma
  • Sinus Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Small Cell Lung Cancer
  • Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Spleen Cancer
  • Sporadic Colorectal Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Conjunctiva
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma of Head and Neck
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer
  • Stomach Cancer, Familial
  • Superficial Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Supraglottic Laryngeal Cancer
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Thoracic Cancer
  • Throat Cancer
  • Thymus Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Cancer, Anaplastic
  • Thyroid Cancer, Familial Medullary
  • Thyroid Cancer, Hurthle Cell
  • Tongue Cancer
  • Trachea Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Cancer
  • Transitional Cell Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma
  • Urachal Cancer
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Urinary Tract Cancer
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Visual Pathway and Hypothalamic Glioma
  • Vocal Cord Carcinoma
  • Vulvar Cancer
Breast Cancer
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hernandez treats Breast Cancer more than 66% of his peers

Dr. Hernandez treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Basal Type Breast Cancer
  • Breast Cancer Recurrence
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Invasive Ductal Carcinoma
  • Invasive Lobular Carcinoma
  • Locally Advanced Breast Cancer
  • Lymphoma of the Breast
  • Male Breast Cancer
  • Malignant Breast Tumor
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Osteosarcoma of the Breast
  • Pre-Invasive Breast Cancer
  • Radiation-Induced Angiosarcoma of the Breast
  • Secretory Breast Carcinoma
  • Tubular Carcinoma

About Me

Care Philosophy

Our practice emphasis is in personal and individualized medical and surgical care. We believe in compassionate care and we strive to provide the best to our Patients. Communication with our patients is one of our Highest Priorities.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Breast Radiology
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1991
    Ponce Regional Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1991
  • 1980
    University of Costa Rica
    Internship Hospital
    1980
  • 1979
    Autonama University of Guadalajara
    Medical School
    1979
  • 1975
    San Ramon College, Nicaragua
    Undergraduate School
    1975

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Hernandez's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hernandez

4.4

Based on 21 reviews

5 Stars
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1 Star
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Dr. Hernandez is amazing. He explains everything in detail and shows a tremendous amount of compassion to his patients. I would, without any doubt, recommend him. His staff is friendly and efficient.
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I've been a patient for quit a few years and i've never felt better after any surgery in my life! Didn't even have to use pain meds! Office staff is very friendly and easy to communicate with. So glad I was referred to this doctor
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This surgeon had operated me 7 times already and all 7 times I've never felt better. Has hands of an angel. Strongly recommended.
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Strongly disagree with your comment about the unlikely event that you allegedly suffered by the service Dr. Hernandez. First, it is a doctor renowned for its accountability to patients, an unblemished service, which is backed by colleagues, patients, staff and others. I question about his case...Read More
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Our experience with doctor services have been very satisfactory. We ha been recommended by medical professors, and we really do not regret the decision to go to it. Thank you Dr and staff
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna POS
Aetna PPO
Basic HMO
Choice
Choice Open Access POS
Choice POS
Choice POS II
Choice PPO
Commercial HMO
Health Network Option Open Access
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Advantage PPO
AvMed
AvMed HMO
AvMed POS
AvMed PPO
Choice POS
Medicare Choice HMO
Medicare HMO
Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access POS
Careplus
Cigna
Cigna Network
Cigna POS
Commercial EPO
Commercial HMO
Commercial PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Medicare Advantage HMO
Open Access
Open Access HMO
Open Access Plus PPO
Open Access POS
Select Network HMO
Select Network POS
Select Network PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
Aetna Better Health
Carelink HMO
Carelink PPO
Coventry Health Care HMO
Coventry Health Care POS
Coventry Health Care PPO
CoventryOne HMO
Open Access HMO
Vista Medicaid
Humana
Choice
Choice Care HMO
Choice PPO
Commercial POS
Commercial PPO
Gold
Gold Choice
Gold HMO
Gold Plus
Gold Plus Choice PPO
Gold Plus HMO
Humana HMO
Humana POS
Humana PPO
Medicare Advantage HMO
Medicare Supplement - Plan A
Select HMO
Medica
Medicare HMO
Medicaid
Amerigroup
Medicaid HMO
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) HMO
Preferred Care Partners
Simply Healthcare Plans
Medicaid
Medicaid Plan - Managed Medical Assistance (MMA)
Medicaid Specialty
Medicare Advantage - Simply Care HMO-SNP
Medicare Advantage - Simply Clear HMO-SNP
Medicare Advantage - Simply Comfort HMO-SNP
Medicare Advantage - Simply Complete HMO-SNP
Medicare Advantage - Simply Extra HMO
Medicare Advantage - Simply Level HMO-POS-SNP
Medicare Advantage - Simply Level HMO-SNP
Medicare Advantage - Simply More HMO
Medicare Advantage - Simply Options HMO-POS
Simply Care Medicare Advantage HMO-SNP
Simply Clear Medicare Advantage HMO-SNP
Simply Comfort Medicare Advantage HMO-SNP
Simply Complete Medicare Advantage HMO-SNP
Simply Extra Medicare Advantage HMO
Simply Level Medicare Advantage HMO-POS-SNP
Simply Level Medicare Advantage HMO-SNP
Simply More Medicare Advantage HMO
Simply More Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
Simply Options Medicare Advantage HMO-POS
UnitedHealthCare
Basic PPO
Choice EPO
Choice HMO
Choice Plus
Choice Plus HMO
Choice Plus POS
Choice Plus PPO
Commercial HMO
Navigate HMO
Options
Options EPO
Options POS
Options PPO
Select HMO
Select Plus EPO
Select Plus HMO
Select Plus POS
UMR
WellCare
Medicare Advantage
WellCare HMO

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Coral Gables Hospital

Coral Gables, FL

Hialeah Hospital

Hialeah, FL