Dr. Nestor F. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr., MD

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Dr. Nestor F. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr., MD

Bariatric Surgery | Male

UM Bariatric Specialists 3650 NW 82nd Ave Ste 302, Doral, FL 33166 Get Directions
(305) 689-1910

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As part of the University of Miami Health System, this Center of Excellence provides leading-edge patient care by the nation?s most acclaimed physicians and offers the latest options for the morbidly obese. University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery offers three types of bariatric procedures, gastric banding gastric sleeve and gastric bypass. All procedures are performed laparoscopically.Read more

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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery

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  • General Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Obesity

Procedures Performed

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic

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Education

  • Medical School
    University of Miami / School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1994

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Miami Hospital and Clinic

    Completed in 1995

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Miami Hospital and Clinic

    Completed in 1999

  • Undergraduate School
    Duke University

    Graduated in 1990

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Specializes in Bariatric Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr.'s Care Philosophy

As part of the University of Miami Health System, this Center of Excellence provides leading-edge patient care by the nation?s most acclaimed physicians and offers the latest options for the morbidly obese. University of Miami Hospital Center of Excellence for Bariatric Surgery offers three types of bariatric procedures, gastric banding gastric sleeve and gastric bypass. All procedures are performed laparoscopically.