Dr. Zenia Aguilera, MD

Dr. Zenia Aguilera, MD

Ophthalmology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Zenia Aguilera, MD is an ophthalmology specialist in Miami, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. She graduated from ISCM Santiago de Cuba in 1990 and specializes in ophthalmology and pediatrics.Read her story

3915 Biscayne Blvd Ste 314

Miami, FL 33137

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • 9 More

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Extraocular Muscle Surgery
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more than 14% of peers

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Dr. Aguilera's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Aguilera "Zenia P. Aguilera, MD, FAAO, FAAP Pediatric Ophthalmologist Dr. Aguilera is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA), the physician-led group practice of Miami Children's Health System. She is a pediatric ophthalmologist within the Division of Ophthalmology at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, as well as a voluntary pediatric ophthalmology clinical assistant professor at Florida International University's Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. Dr. Aguilera earned her medical degree with a "Golden Seal Award" for academic achievement from the Higher Institute of Medical Service in Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. She later completed a residency in ophthalmology with honors at the same institution. Dr. Aguilera served as an instructor professor in pediatric ophthalmology at Juan M. Marquez Pediatric Hospital in Havana before moving to the U.S. She then completed her residency and a pediatric residency in ophthalmology at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, New York; followed by a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh/University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC). Her clinical interests include cataract surgery, strabismus surgery and amblyopia treatment. Dr. Aguilera is board certified in general pediatrics and ophthalmology. She is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (AAPOS), and the Florida Society of Ophthalmology (FOS). Her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals and she has presented at both national and international conferences. Dr. Aguilera sees patients at the Nicklaus Children's Midtown Outpatient Center. She is bilingual in English and Spanish. "

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Aguilera "Our philosophy in patient care is consistent with the mission, vision and values of Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Vision: To be where the children are

Mission:

To inspire hope and promote lifelong health by providing the  best care to every child

Values:

Collaboration/Responsibility/Empowerment/Advocacy/Transformation/Empathy"

2  Specialties

  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatrics

2  Board Certifications

  • Ophthalmology
    Accredited by: American Board of Ophthalmology*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Astigmatism
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blocked Tear Duct
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cataract
  • Chalazion
  • Corneal Diseases
  • Corneal Ulcer
  • Drusen
  • Esotropia
  • Exotropia
  • Eye Infections
  • Hypertropia
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Retina Diseases
  • Retinal Dystrophy
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa (RP)
  • Strabismus
  • Tear Duct Disorders
  • Ulcer

17  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anterior Vitrectomy
  • Canthoplasty and Canthopexy
  • Cataract Removal Surgery
  • Cornea Surgery
  • Excision of Chalazion
  • Excision or Destruction of Lesion of Cornea
  • Extraocular Muscle Surgery
  • Eye Surgery
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Orbital Decompression and Orbitotomy
  • Reconstructive Eyelid Surgery
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Repair of Eye Laceration
  • Vitrectomy (incl. Macular Hole Repair)
  • Vitreoretinal Surgery

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

  • ISCM Santiago de Cuba
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1990
  • ISCM Santiago de Cuba
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2013
  • Ophthalmology
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Pediatric
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007
  • Childrens Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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