Dr. Merna Vera, MD

Dr. Merna Vera, MD

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Dr. Merna Vera, MD is a family medicine specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Central University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in family medicine.

17786 SW 2nd St

Pembroke Pines, FL 33029

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • AvMed
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Better Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Clear Health Alliance
  • Community Care
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Dr. Vera's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abnormal Thyroid
Achilles Tendinitis
Acne
Acute Bronchitis
Acute Laryngitis
Acute Pharyngitis
Acute Sinusitis
Acute Tonsillitis
Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
ADHD and-or ADD
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Allergic Reaction
Allergic Rhinitis
Anemia
Animal Allergies
Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
Ankle Sprains and Strains
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Athlete's Foot
Back Pain
Bedwetting
Bladder Diseases
Bladder Infection
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Bronchospasm
Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
Bunion
Bursitis
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cellulitis
Cervicitis
Chest Pain
Chlamydia Infections
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Common Cold
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Cough
Dermatitis
Diabetes Counseling
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dry Skin
Dysphagia
Dysthymia (Chronic Depression)
Dysthymia and Cyclothymia (Mood Disorders)
Ear Ache
Ear Disorders
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Elbow Sprain
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Emphysema
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
Fibromyalgia
Flu Shot
Foot Conditions
Foot Sprain
Fungal Infections
Ganglion Cyst
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gonorrhea Screening
Hair Loss
Headache
Hearing Screening
Heart Disease
Heart Palpitations
Hemorrhoids
Herpes Simplex Infection
Hip Sprain
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Impetigo
Influenza (Flu)
Insomnia
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Itchy Skin
Jock Itch
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Laryngitis
Larynx Conditions
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Liver Function Test
Low Back Pain
Malaise and Fatigue
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Spasm
Muscle Weakness
Nasopharyngitis
Nausea
Newborn Jaundice
Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Nosebleed
Obesity
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Outer Ear Infection
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pap Smear
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pediatric Obesity
Pediatric Overweight
Pericardial Disease
Perimenopause
Pharyngitis
Physical Examination
Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Pollen Allergy
Polyneuropathy
Pregnancy Test
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Restless Leg Syndrome
Ringworm
Runner's Knee
Scabies
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Shortness of Breath
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sore Throat
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thyroid Disease
Thyroid Screening
Tinea Versicolor
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tonsillitis
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Hesitancy
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Stones
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Vertigo
Vitamin D Deficiency
Warts
Weight Loss
Wellness Examination
Yeast Infections

About Me

Biography

Dr. Merna Vera, MD is a family medicine specialist in Pembroke Pines, FL and has been practicing for 36 years. She graduated from Central University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine in 1983 and specializes in family medicine.

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

Wayne State University
Residency Hospital
Wayne State University
Internship Hospital
1983
Central University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine
Medical School
1983

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Academy of Family Practice, Member

Dr. Vera's Reviews

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3.6

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I found Dr Vera when I was first diagnosed with breast cancer. She has been an integral part of my journey to healing . When I say Dr. Vera has been the best pcp I have ever had I am not exaggerating. She takes the time to listen, she is kind, she treats me like I'm family, takes her time with me...Read More
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I do not recommend this Doctor, she was completely rude, I had never experience a Dr. like this doctor!. I am very concerned with my health, I have a condition of my foot that gets swollen, and I needed to see a specialist. This lady first of all would not read my blood results correctly, thank...Read More
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Dr. Vera is professional, personable, and incredibly knowledgeable. She really listens and genuinely cares. She is the absolute best! You will be in excellent hands with Dr. Vera!!!
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Dr. Vera cares about her patients and treats them like she would her family! I would highly recommend her to anyone looking for a family physician!
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Dr. Vera always goes above and beyond to make sure that I'm educated about what's happening with my body as well as aware of the options and steps I can take to be healthy. She genuinely cares for my well being, and it's hard to find a doctor today who isn't just trying to get you in-and-out of the...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Aetna PPO
Ambetter
AvMed
AvMed HMO
Care Select
Beech Street (Multiplan)
Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
Better Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Select
Health Options HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Clear Health Alliance
Community Care
Dimension Health
Dimension Health PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Global Health Care Network
Golden Rule
Magellan Complete Care
Medicaid HMO
Magellan Healthcare
Medicaid
Medicare
Medicaid
Medicare
Part B Primary
Memorial Healthcare System
Memorial Consumer Health Plan (MCHP)
Memorial Managed Care Plan (MMCP)
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP)
Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) HMO
Oxford Health Plans
Commercial HMO
PHCS
PHCS PPO
Simply Healthcare
Medicaid
Sunshine Health
Medicaid
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare PPO