Dr. Rafael Navarro, MD

Dr. Rafael Navarro, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
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Age 51
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Dr. Rafael Navarro, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Fontana, CA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine in 1994 and specializes in thoracic surgery.

9961 Sierra Ave

Fontana, CA 92335

Contact Information

(888) 750-0036

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Navarro's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Navarro performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 48% of his peers

Dr. Navarro performs this procedure more than 48% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Heart Surgery
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Navarro performs Heart Surgery more than 12% of his peers

Dr. Navarro performs this procedure more than 12% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Navarro treats Pulmonary Disease more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Navarro treats this condition more than 8% of his peers

Dr. Navarro's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Valve Disease
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Benign Tumor
Cancer
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Decortication and Pleurectomy
Empyema
Esophageal Cancer
Esophageal Diseases
Esophageal Surgery
Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
Esophagomyotomy
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Head and Neck Cancer
Head and Neck Surgery
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Surgery
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Lobectomy, Open
Lung Cancer
Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
Lung Surgery
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Lymphadenectomy With Robotic Assistance
Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
Mitral Valve Disease
Neuroendocrine Tumors
Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Pericardial Disease
Pleura Cancer
Pleural Cancer
Port Placements or Replacements
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Embolism
Thoracentesis
Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
Thoracoscopic Lobectomy of Lung With Robotic Assistance
Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
Thrombosis
Tracheal Surgery
Vascular Disease
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Care Philosophy

Health care leader whose mission is to keep you healthy. Under-one-roof convenience, 24-hour advice nurse, and online access to manage your health - anytime.

Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

  • 1994
    University Of California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1994

Awards

Dr. Navarro's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Navarro

3.4

Based on 5 reviews

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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
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Dr. Navarro's Performance
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Dr. Navarro performed four surgeries on me on September 17, 2014 up to July 6, 2015. Those were colostomy reversal and an operation to remove my colon, due to diverticulitis. My colon was 100 percent blocked. Performed two emergency surgeries and saved my life. Mr. Navarro was able to explain...Read More
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Poor communication, Unprofessional! Rushes through explaining. I had a real sense he was in a hurry and didn't care about explaining details of my daughters surgery to both parents. I'm her father and I don't speak Spanish, my daughter's mother speaks English and Spanish. So after surgery he...Read More
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Dr. Navarro explained everything about my options, the surgery, and complications that could go wrong. He was a good listener and answered all my questions and concerns.
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Locations

Kaiser Permanente Redlands Medical Offices

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 4:15pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 4:15pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 4:15pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 4:15pm
    • Fri: closed
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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