Dr. Roberto Guerrero, MD

Dr. Roberto Guerrero, MD

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Pediatric Gastroenterology  |  
Male  |  
53 y/o
(15)

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Dr. Roberto Guerrero, MD is a pediatric gastroenterology doctor who practices in Loxahatchee, FL. He is 53 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

Children's Gastroenterology of South Florida

12959 Palms West Dr Ste 210

Loxahatchee, FL 33470
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

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

Constipation
very high
more than 95% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Diarrhea
very high
more than 91% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Guerrero "Dr. Guerrero trained in pediatric Gastroenterology at Texas Children s Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine, one of the premier medical centers in the country. He is board certified in Pediatric Gastroenterology. He has vast experience in conditions like gastroesophageal reflux, esophagitis, gastritis, chronic diarrhea, celiac colitis, pancreatitis as well as liver disorders."
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatrics
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abscess
  • Anal Prolapse
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysentery
  • Dysphagia
  • Enteritis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Food Poisoning
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hematemesis
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Ileus
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Atresia
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Lactose Intolerance
  • Liver Diseases and Disorders
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Nausea
  • Non-Neonatal Jaundice
  • Pancreatitis
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Salmonella Food Poisoning
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Vascular Disease
  • Viral Enteritis
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Viral Infection
  • Vomiting
  • Vomiting Disorders

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Procedures

  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Fecal Impaction Removal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy

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

  • Universidad De Cartagena, Division De Ciencias De La Salud
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University Miami/Jackson Meml Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Miami/Jackson Meml Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • Baylor College Med/tex Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1998

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Strathmore's Who's Who, 2001-2
  • Pediatrics Attending of the Year, Palm Beach Graduate Medical Education (PBCGNE), 2009-10
  • Physician of the Month, Palms West, 2002
  • Chief of Pediatrics, Palms West, 2005-6
Media & Publications

Dr. Guerrero has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Guerrero's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Guerrero to family and friends
2.7
based on 15 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Guerrero's Performance

Trustworthiness
GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
GOOD
Answers Questions
GOOD
Time well spent
GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
FAIR
Office environment
GOOD
Staff friendliness
GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Miami, FL |
Dr Guerrero is excellent. He is calm and patient. He provided a lot of information and education on my child's condition and is guiding us through step by step care. We haven't felt rushed and have never had to wait long at all. His staff is excellent as well. They are all very sweet and kind.
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Rootstown, OH |
Rude staff, don't return sick calls, doctor is not pleasant and it is very difficult to understand him, long wait at office, can't think of anything positive to say.
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West Palm Beach, FL |
My experience was beyond pleasant. After reading the reviews I had low standards going in, but he is one of two providers in my network. We had an afternoon new patient appointment. The wait was short; back in the room within 15 minutes of arriving. The staff was personable and the doctor was...more
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West palm beach |
I do not recommend this doctor for even a dog he is so rude I waited an hour and a half and that is unacceptable! He is condecending didnt let me talk mummbles when he talks.... suggests agresssive treatments.... just a rude rude man!!!
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Lake Worth, FL |
Plan on bringing something to do. He keeps you waiting for a long time. Our first appointment we waited one and half hours. I'm here now and it's been 55 minutes. He is very hard to understand. I looked for another children's gastro that takes our insurance and had no luck. I guess we are stuck...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
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Dr. Guerrero accepts 20 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    AvMed Health Plans Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach HMO-High
    AvMed Health Plans Broward, Dade, and Palm Beach HMO-Standard
    AvMed HMO
    AvMed PPO
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
    Blue Care HMO
    BlueDental Choice
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
    Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
    Employer Group PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Preferred PPO
    Select HMO
  • Medicaid
    Healthy Kids
    Medicaid HMO
  • Molina Healthcare
    Molina HMO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
  • Neighborhood Health Plan
    Neighborhood Health Plan Commonwealth Choice
  • Tricare
    Family Health Plan HMO
    Family Health Plan POS
    Family Health Plan PPO
    Prime
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Neighborhood Health Partnership
    Options PPO
  • WellCare

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Hospitals where Dr. Guerrero has admitting privileges

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center and Heart Institute
1700 S 23rd St
Fort Pierce, FL 34950
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Palms West Hospital
13001 Southern Blvd
Loxahatchee, FL 33470
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St. Mary's Medical Center
901 45th St
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
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West Boca Medical Center
21644 State Road 7
Boca Raton, FL 33428
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