Dr. Rafael Navarro, MD

Dr. Rafael Navarro, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
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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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Navarro performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Lung Surgery
normal
more than 59% of peers
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
normal
more than 42% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
normal
more than 40% of peers

Dr. Navarro's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

31  Conditions Treated

31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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 California, Los Angeles, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Navarro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Navarro's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Navarro to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

  • 5
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  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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Dr. Navarro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

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...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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