Dr. Monica Payares-Lizano, MD

Dr. Monica Payares-Lizano, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Monica Payares-Lizano, MD is a pediatric orthopedic surgery specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 3 years. She graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 2009 and specializes in pediatric orthopedic surgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.Read her story

3100 SW 62nd Ave

Miami, FL 33155

Contact Information

(305) 662-8366

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Community Health Choice
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This content was provided by Dr. Payares-Lizano "Dr. Monica Payares-Lizano earned her medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York and completed her orthopedic surgery residency at Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York and additional fellowship in pediatric orthopedic surgery at Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Delaware. Dr. Payares-Lizano is a member of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, American Academy of Pediatrics and American Academy Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine. Dr. Payares-Lizano enjoys seeing the general orthopedic population and has special clinical interests in cerebral palsy, neuromuscular disorders and musculoskeletal trauma. In addition to her personal practice, Dr. Payares-Lizano is part of a multidisciplinary group of physicians with several comprehensive programs treating more complex patients these include: Cerebral Palsy Spasticity and Movement disorders Clinic, Spina Bifida or Neural tube Defect Clinic, Neuromuscular Disorders Clinic, Brachial Plexus and Peripheral Nerve Clinic, and Hemophilia Clinic. Dr. Payares-Lizano is available to see patients at Nicklaus Children's Hospital (main campus) and the Nicklaus Children's Sport Health Pinecrest Center. "
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3  Specialties

  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Fracture Care
  • Orthopedic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Payares-Lizano does not have any board certifications listed.

51  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Instability
  • Ankle Misalignment
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Back Pain
  • Broken Arm
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Clubfoot
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fractures
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Fracture
  • Fracture
  • Fractured Lower Leg
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Pain
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Metatarsal Fracture
  • Neuromuscular Diseases
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
  • Perthe's Disease
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skeletal Dysplasia, San Diego Type
  • Slipped Epiphysis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stress Fracture
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Tibia Fracture
  • Toe Fractures
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture
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17  Procedures

  • Elbow Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Hand or Wrist Tendon Transfer
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Closed
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Osteotomy
  • Osteotomy
  • Pediatric Hip Surgery
  • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Shoulder Fracture Treatment

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.

Education

  • Florida International University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 2009
  • Einstein Coll Med-Montefiore Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Einstein Coll Med-Montefiore Med Ctr
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Ai Dupont Hosp Chldn-Thomas Jefferson U Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Excellent, professional, loving, caring treats patients like if they are her own children. I wish all doctors had the compassion Dr. Payares has.
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Alex in Miami, FL – Sep 11, 2018
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She was amazing with our 3yr old who fracture his elbow on July 3rd and needed surgery. We call her wonder woman, and she really is a super hero, they way she approached my son made him feel comfortable. She explained in detailed drawing in the sheets what had happened to his bone and what the...Read More
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Monica Ch in Miami, FL – Aug 28, 2018
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We are beyond happy with Dr. Payeres. She immediately diagnosed the fracture on our daughter which had been missed by other doctors. She went above and beyond and was very accessible when we had a question after our first appointment with her. Thank you to her she was able to heal from her...Read More
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Michelle – Aug 23, 2018
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Most professional and caring doctor i’ve seen.
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Michel in Miami, FL – Aug 22, 2018
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Dr. Payares was great. She took time and care in explaining my son's procedure and was very encouraging during the difficult and emotional time of recovery.
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S. Jimenez in Miami, FL – Jul 30, 2018
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