Dr. Rafael Sierra, MD

Dr. Rafael Sierra, MD

Surgical Oncology  ·  
Male  ·  
41 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Rafael Sierra, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Margate, FL and has been practicing for 8 years. He specializes in surgical oncology, breast surgical oncology, and more.Read his story

South Florida Surgical Specialists

2825 N State Road 7 Ste 300

Margate, FL 33063
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • inHealth
  • INTotal Health

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Top Care Areas

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Breast Diseases
more than 73% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
more than 5% of peers
Inguinal Hernia
more than 5% of peers

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Dr. Sierra's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Sierra "Certifications & Memberships:-Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery-Fellow of the American College of Surgeons-American Medical Association Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES)-American College of Surgeons (ACS)"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sierra "I treat my patients the way I would like my family to be treated. For me that means in a compassionate and professional way. Making sure that every one of my patients understands their disease process and the reasoning behind performing or not surgery. I am also a firm believer in a team approach when the situation requires more than one specialty for the optimal outcome."

9  Specialties

  • Surgical Oncology
  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

46  Conditions Treated

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40  Procedures

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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.


  • Universidad Nacional Autonoma of Mexico
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Tulane University Hospital and Clinics
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Sierra has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Rafael Sierra, MD
Dr. Sierra is great. However, his staff is not very friendly. The level of customer service received in his office is not great. For the amount of money paid to a surgeon, the service should be fantastic.
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