Dr. Ricardo MacHado, MD

Dr. Ricardo MacHado, MD

CardiologyMaleAge 62

Accepting new patients

Dr. Ricardo MacHado, MD is a Cardiology Specialist in Hialeah, FL. He is affiliated with medical facilities Mercy Hospital and Palmetto General Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. MacHado to book an appointment.

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(305) 824-3451
Tenet Florida Physician Services7100 W 20th Ave Ste 205 Hialeah, FL 33016
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Dr. MacHado's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. MacHado

4.4

Based on 23 ratings

5 Stars
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What went well
  • Appointment scheduling (19)
  • Explained conditions well (19)
  • Listened & answered questions (19)
What could be improved
  • Appointment was rushed (3)
  • Didn't explain conditions well (3)
  • Didn't listen or answer questions (3)
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Loved Dr. Machado! I felt seen and heard. Will definitely recommend him.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Alexandra Mas – Feb 12, 2021
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Very profesional like always. He answer all my questions.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
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Yaquelin linares – Jan 26, 2021
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Excellent service. Excellent staff. Excellent MD
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
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Guido Casorla – Jan 22, 2021
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A+ Doctor Machado has been the family cardiologist for many years and always has demonstrated the highest care and professionalism
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
What could be improved
No results
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Jose Isla – Jan 21, 2021
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Excellent
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Staff friendliness
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Miguel Gallaga – Dec 04, 2020
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Every thing was excelent
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Wait times
  • Appointment wasn't rushed
  • Listened & answered questions
  • Explained conditions well
  • Trusted the provider's decisions
What could be improved
No results
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Rafael Costa – Dec 04, 2020
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He is my cardiology.
What went well
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
What could be improved
No results
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Roberto in Hialeah , FL – Jun 28, 2019
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Dr. Machado is a great cardiologist. He cares about his patients and he is very conscious about his patients. Hard to find in today's world! I highly recommend Dr. Machado and his practice.
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Miami, FL – Nov 12, 2018
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When a Cardiologist is needed. Do not Hesitate to look for Dr Machado He is by far one of the best in his business Knowledge and care are two important things in a good Physician and he has plenty to show for
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Oscar Amor in Miami Lakes, FL – Dec 16, 2016
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Dr. MacHado's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Aneurysm
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Aneurysm more than 41% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 41% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm and Dissection of Heart
  • Aneurysm of Sinus of Valsalva
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 1
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 2
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 3
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 4
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 5
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 6
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 7
  • Aneurysm, Intracranial Berry, 8
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Abdominal 1
  • Aortic Aneurysm, Familial Thoracic 1
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Congenital Aneurysms of the Great Vessels
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Dissecting Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Aortic Aneurysm
  • False Aneurysm
  • Femoral Aneurysm
  • Fetal Left Ventricular Aneurysm
  • Iliac Aneurysm
  • Leber Miliary Aneurysm
  • Popliteal Aneurysm
  • Pulmonary Arteriovenous Aneurysm
  • Retinal Macoaneurysm
  • Ruptured Aneurysm
  • Saccular Aneurysm
  • Suprarenal Aneurysm
  • Vein of Galen Aneurysm
  • Visceral Aneurysm
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Aneurysm of Heart
may treat

Our data suggests Dr. MacHado may treat this condition. Please call to confirm.

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Angina
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Angina more than 96% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ludwig's Angina
  • Unstable Angina
Aortic Dissection
may treat

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Aortic Ectasia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Aortic Ectasia more than 25% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 25% of his peers

Aortic Valve Regurgitation
may treat

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Atrial Fibrillation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Atrial Fibrillation more than 45% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 45% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Atrial Flutter more than 40% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Atrial Septal Defect
may treat

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Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Cardiomyopathy, Dilated more than 66% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 66% of his peers

Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
may treat

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Chest Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Chest Pain more than 88% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
may treat

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Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
may treat

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Congenital Heart Defects
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Congenital Heart Defects more than 33% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 33% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Congenital Heart Defects, Adult
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Fetal
  • Congenital Heart Defects, Pediatric
Congestive Heart Failure
may treat

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Coronary Artery Aneurysm
may treat

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Echocardiography
performs

Dr. MacHado has indicated that he performs this procedure.

Eisenmenger's Complex
may treat

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Electrocardiogram (EKG)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado performs Electrocardiogram (EKG) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. MacHado performs this procedure more than 85% of his peers

First Degree Heart Block
may treat

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Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
may treat

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Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Heart Murmur
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Heart Murmur more than 48% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 48% of his peers

Heart Palpitations
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Heart Palpitations more than 83% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Hypertension
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Hypertension more than 92% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Accelerated Hypertension
  • Dexamethasone Sensitive Hypertension
  • Exertional Hypertension
  • Familial Hypertension
  • High-Risk Hypertension
  • Hypertension in Pheochromocytoma
  • Hypertension, Adrenal Gland-Induced
  • Hypertension, Alcohol-Induced
  • Hypertension, Bilateral Renal Artery Stenosis-Induced
  • Hypertension, Coarctation of the Aorta-Induced
  • Hypertension, Conn Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Corticosteroid-Induced
  • Hypertension, Cushing's Syndrome-Induced
  • Hypertension, Environment-Induced
  • Hypertension, Hyperaldosteronism-Induced
  • Hypertension, Kidney Disease-Induced
  • Hypertension, Nasal Decongestant-Induced
  • Hypertension, Renal Segmental Hypoplasia-Induced
  • Hypertension, Stress-Induced
  • Hypertensive Hypokalemia Familial
  • Idiopathic Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Isolated Systolic Hypertension
  • Labile Hypertension
  • Neurogenic Hypertension
  • Pediatric Hypertension
  • Portal Hypertension
  • Primary Hypertension
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Dexfenfluramine-Induced
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Familial
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension, Fenfluramine-Induced
  • Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Hypoxic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Thromboembolic Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Venous Hypertension
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Resistant Hypertension
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Secondary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • White Coat Hypertension
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Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
may treat

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Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload more than 76% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
may treat

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Long QT Syndrome
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Marfan Syndrome
may treat

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Mitral Valve Prolapse
may treat

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Mitral Valve Regurgitation
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Mitral Valve Regurgitation more than 9% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 9% of his peers

Mitral Valve Stenosis
may treat

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Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
may treat

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Patent Ductus Arteriosus
may treat

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Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
may treat

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Pericarditis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Pericarditis more than 22% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 22% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Bacterial Pericarditis
  • Chronic Constrictive Pericarditis
  • Rheumatic Pericarditis
  • Uremic Pericarditis
  • Viral Pericarditis
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
may treat

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Prinzmetal Angina
may treat

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Pulmonary Edema
may treat

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Pulmonary Valve Disease
may treat

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Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
may treat

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Second Degree Heart Block
may treat

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Sick Sinus Syndrome
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Sick Sinus Syndrome more than 40% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 40% of his peers

Sinus Bradycardia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Sinus Bradycardia more than 54% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 54% of his peers

Sinus Tachycardia
may treat

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Supraventricular Tachycardia
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. MacHado treats Supraventricular Tachycardia more than 19% of his peers

Dr. MacHado treats this condition more than 19% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Paroxysmal Supraventricular Tachycardia
Third Degree Heart Block
may treat

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Thoracentesis
may perform

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Ventricular Septal Defect
may treat

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Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)
may treat

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Dr. MacHado's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Angina
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Atrial Septal Defect
  • Cardiomyopathy, Dilated
  • Cardiomyopathy, Hypertrophic
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Aneurysm
  • Echocardiography
  • Eisenmenger's Complex
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • First Degree Heart Block
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Lipidoses (incl. Gaucher Disease)
  • Long QT Syndrome
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Mitral Valve Prolapse
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mobitz, Type 2, Heart Block
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Patent Foramen Ovale (PFO)
  • Pericarditis
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Prinzmetal Angina
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Second Degree Heart Block
  • Sick Sinus Syndrome
  • Sinus Bradycardia
  • Sinus Tachycardia
  • Supraventricular Tachycardia
  • Third Degree Heart Block
  • Thoracentesis
  • Ventricular Septal Defect
  • Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)

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Dr. MacHado accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
AvMed
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
Blue Care HMO
BlueDental Choice
CHAMPVA
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Select HMO
Medica
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Meritain Health
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Simplifi
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

About Me

Care Philosophy

At Tenet Florida Physician Services, we have a commitment to care promise. This commitment extends to the communities we serve, the patients we heal, and...Read more

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

The John Hopkins University Hospital
Residency Hospital
St. Agnes Hospital
Internship Hospital
1986
Mt Sinai Med Center
Fellowship Hospital
1984
St Agnes Hospital
Residency Hospital

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • American Heart Association Distinguished Recognition Award, 1990
  • American Medical Association Recognition Award, 1994
  • Palmetto General Hospital Utilization Management Award, 1988

Media & Publications

  • >Echocardiographic Finding of Primary Pericardial Mesothelioma, a case report, Agaston, Machado, Rao, 1986

Frequently Asked Questions

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What are Dr. Ricardo MacHado, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. MacHado frequently treats Angina, Heart Disease, and Hypertension. See all procedures and conditions Dr. MacHado treats.

Where is Dr. Ricardo MacHado, MD's office located?

Dr. MacHado's office is located at 7100 W 20th Ave Ste 205, Hialeah, FL 33016. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. MacHado is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Mercy Hospital

Miami, FL
14 Awards Received

Palmetto General Hospital

Hialeah, FL

62% Patient experience rating, 7% lower than the national average

7 Awards Received