Dr. Rafael Gottenger, MD

Dr. Rafael Gottenger, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
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Age 56
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Dr. Rafael Gottenger, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in South Miami, FL and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Universidad Central de Venezuela in 1988 and specializes in plastic surgery, facial plastic & reconstructive surgery, and more.Read his story

7330 SW 62nd Pl Ste 205

South Miami, FL 33143

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Golden Rule
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Florida
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gottenger's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Breast Lift Surgery
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottenger performs Breast Lift Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Gottenger performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Breast Reconstruction
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottenger performs Breast Reconstruction more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gottenger performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Breast Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gottenger treats Breast Diseases more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Gottenger treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Gottenger's conditions and procedures:

Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Age Spots
Birthmark
Blepharoplasty
Breast Atrophy
Breast Augmentation
Breast Diseases
Breast Hypoplasia
Breast Lift Surgery
Breast Ptosis
Breast Reconstruction
Breast Reduction
Breast Surgical Procedure
Burn Injuries
Cancer
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Cleft Lip
Cleft Palate Repair (Palatoplasty)
Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
Dentofacial Anomalies
Dermal Filler
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
Ear Surgery
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Eyelid Surgery
Facelift
Facial Reconstruction
Gigantomastia
Gynecomastia
Gynecomastia Repair
Head and Neck Surgery
Hidradenitis
Lip, Excision or Resection
Liposuction
Localized Fat Deposits
Maxillary Hypoplasia
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Nipple Reconstruction
Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
Oral and-or Facial Cleft
Repair of Pigmentation Defect
Second-Degree Burns
Skin Aging
Skin and Tissue Reduction
Skin Cancer
Skin Grafts
Skin Laxity
Spider Veins
Third-Degree Burns
Wound Repair
Wrinkles

About Me

Care Philosophy

My understanding of the relationship between a physician and patient is that we work together to accomplish a desired goal. My principle roll is to provide the patient with accurate information about their condition or diagnosis. That usually incl...

Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Body Imaging
  • Breast Reconstruction Surgery
  • Breast Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2004
Ohio State University
Residency Hospital
2002
Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency Hospital
2000
Eastern Virginia Medical School
Fellowship Hospital
1988
Universidad Central de Venezuela
Medical School
2004
2002
2000
1988

Languages

  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish
  • English

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Dr. Gottenger's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gottenger

4.6

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
88%
(22)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
8%
(2)

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I have had several non surgical treatments at Dr. Gottenger’s office. The office is always clean and beautiful, the staff is friendly and welcoming and the special treatment I received has been great! Will definitely recommend! Five stars!
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the doctor is a great sculptor and excellent tattooed
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Awesome doctor, wonderful person. Makes the process smoothly by explaining it step by step. Dr. Gottenger made sure he answered and clarified all our questions and concerns. Office is clean and comfy. Friendly and accessible staff.
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Dr. Gottenger is very professional.The staff are very friendly and sweet.
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I recommend Dr.Gottenger for any cosmetic procedure. His team is extremely helpful; they exceeded my expectations. Go see him, it’s worth it and you won’t regret it.
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

Accepted insurance can change. Please double-check when making an appointment.

Aetna
Aetna Test HMO
Choice Plus Test POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
NetworkBlue
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Community Health Choice
Medicaid
Golden Rule
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
Oxford Health Plans
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Medicaid
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Neighborhood Health Partnership
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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South Miami Hospital

South Miami, FL