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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (3)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carlos Lavernia, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Lavernia has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 3 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.6
Courteous Staff 3.8
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.9
Follows Up After Visit 4.6

Specialties & Research

Dr. Carlos Lavernia, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis)
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Hip Surgery (Hip Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Surgery (Knee Replacement Arthroplasty)
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Lavernia graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan. He has 1 awards.

Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)


Dr. Lavernia has 7 hospital affiliations:

  • Jackson Memorial Hospital 
  • Mercy Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Carlos Jesus Lavernia MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Carlos J. Lavernia practice?
Dr. Carlos Lavernia has 2 office locations.
Dr. Carlos Lavernia practices Orthopaedic Surgery near South Miami, FL.
Additional practice locations include: Miami, FL.