Dr. Nestor de la Cruz-Munoz Jr, MD

Dr. Nestor de la Cruz-Munoz Jr, MD

Bariatric Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Nestor de la Cruz-Munoz Jr, MD is a bariatric surgery doctor who practices in Doral, FL. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 19 years.

3650 NW 82nd Ave Ste 302

Doral, FL 33166

Contact Information

(305) 689-1910

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Sleeve Gastrectomy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Stomach Surgery
very high
more than 99% of peers
Obesity
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr "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."
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Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Obesity
  • Pediatric Obesity
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Procedures

  • Adjustable Gastric Banding
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Adrenalectomy
  • Laparoscopic Anti-Reflux Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Revision Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Gastric Restrictive Procedure
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Roux-En-Y Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy
  • Sleeve Gastrectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Stomach Surgery

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

  • Duke University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Miami Hospital and Clinic
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University Of Miami Hospital and Clinic
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1999

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr to family and friends
4.3
based on 29 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
EXCELLENT
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Miami, FL |
I love Dr. De La cruz, I had my surgery in 2013. I worked with Jennifer and Regina and they were always very helpful over the phone and advised me and listened to me and what I had to do. The staff has changed and now you can't even get the LPN over the phone, before you couldn't get the doctor but...more
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Awesome! He is great and his staff is awesome as well. Don't wait..call now !
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Group Plan PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. de la Cruz-Munoz Jr has admitting privileges

University of Miami Hospital
1400 NW 12th Ave
Miami, FL 33136
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