Dr. Rafael Hernandez Sr, MD

Dr. Rafael Hernandez Sr, MD

Ophthalmology  |  
Male  |  
Age 83
(1)
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Dr. Rafael Hernandez Sr, MD is an ophthalmology doctor who practices in Miami, FL. He is 83 years old and has been practicing for 45 years.

1385 Coral Way Ste 304

Miami, FL 33145

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
  • 3 More

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Glaucoma
very high
more than 86% of peers
Excision of Chalazion
normal
more than 83% of peers
Stye
normal
more than 80% of peers

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Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
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Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Blepharitis
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Conjunctival Hemorrhage
  • Corneal Erosion
  • Degenerative Disorders of Globe
  • Diabetic Eye Disease
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • Drooping Eyelids (Ptosis)
  • Drusen
  • Dry Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Dry Eyes
  • Ectropion of Eyelid
  • Entropion
  • Eye Disease
  • Eye Infections
  • Eyelid Disorders
  • Glaucoma
  • Keratitis
  • Macular Edema
  • Macular Hole
  • Nearsightedness
  • Ocular Hypertension
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Progressive High Myopia
  • Pterygium
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Senile Cataracts
  • Strabismus
  • Stye
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vitreous Hemorrhage

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Procedures

  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Glaucoma Surgery
  • Laser Trabeculoplasty or Iridectomy
  • Trabeculectomy
  • YAG Laser Capsulotomy

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

  • University Of Havana Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1960
  • Mt Sinai Hosp Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • University of Missouri / Kansas City Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1972
  • My Sinai Hosp Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1973

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hernandez Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hernandez Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hernandez Sr to family and friends
5.0
based on 1 review (1 with a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (1)

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  • 4
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  • 3
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Dr. Hernandez Sr'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
31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

in Miami, FL |
Excelente mi operacion fue todo un exito, no pondria mis ojos al cuidado de otro que no fuera Dr Hernandez. Lo recomiendo altamente.
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Dr. Hernandez Sr accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Medica
  • Medicare
    Special Needs Plan SNP
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network
    PHCS Network EPO
    PHCS Network POS
    PHCS Network PPO
    PHCS Open Access PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
    Neighborhood Health Plan Commonwealth Choice
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Hernandez Sr has admitting privileges

Mercy Hospital
3663 S Miami Ave
Miami, FL 33133
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