Dr. Mercedes Pernice, MD

Dr. Mercedes Pernice, MD

Allergy & Immunology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 59
Dr. Mercedes Pernice, MD is an allergy & immunology specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Cebu Doctors' College Of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in allergy & immunology and pediatric allergy & asthma.

4343 W Newberry Rd Ste 1

Gainesville, FL 32607

Contact Information

(352) 331-3502

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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This content was provided by Dr. Pernice "Southeastern Integrated Medical (SIMED) is your team of physicians, medical professionals and staff members from the North Central Florida community. Our mission is to provide quality care to patients in need of our expertise by offering an integrated approach to medicine. Our patients' concerns and needs are our number one priority. Each of our team members believes in our core values of Respect, Fairness, Trust and Excellence. With state of the art medical care and a dedicated professional staff, you can depend on us to help guide you on your way to better health. Our greatest professional rewards come from knowing that we have served our patients well. SIMED is proud to call North Central Florida home. We hope that you will regard us as your healthcare provider of choice."
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2  Specialties

  • Allergy & Immunology
  • Pediatric Allergy & Asthma

1  Board Certifications

  • Allergy & Immunology
    Accredited by: American Board of Allergy & Immunology*

24  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

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.


  • Cebu Doctors' College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Jersey City Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Schneider Chldns Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Duke University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Tagalog

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What People Say About Dr. Mercedes Pernice, MD
Dr. Pernice is the best allergist I have ever experienced. My entire family has benefited for years from her consistent excellence in treatment. Highly recommend this wonderful woman.
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Gainesville, FL – Aug 15, 2017
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Dr. Pernice was able to treat my allergies in 2 sessions , fit to my schedule. The care provided was thorough and professional. The staff was friendly, and helpful. low pressure and affordable.
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Steven S in Alachua, FL – Aug 14, 2016
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Truly a wonderful doctor. Dr. Pernice has been treating my asthma and sinus conditions for over 15 years and is directly responsible for me being able to live a normal, active life. She embodies the finest example of those in her profession.
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Joseph A. in Gainesville, FL – Jan 15, 2016
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