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Patient Reviews

3.0
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(18)
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Carlos Lavernia, Orthopaedic Surgeon is Good. Dr. Lavernia has been reviewed by 18 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 2.7
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Promptness 2.7
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Courteous Staff 2.6
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Accurate Diagnosis 3.4
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Bedside Manner 3.2
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Spends Time with Me 3.1
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Follows Up After Visit 3.6
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Specialties & Research

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

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Avascular Necrosis Osteonecrosis
  • Disorders of the Knee Joint
  • Hip Surgery
  • Hip Surgery Hip Replacement Arthroplasty
  • Knee Surgery
  • Knee Surgery Knee Replacement Arthroplasty

Education & Awards

Dr. Lavernia graduated from University of Puerto Rico, San Juan. He has 2 awards.

Awards  
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2012 - 2013)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: Florida™ (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Lavernia has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Mercy Hospital 
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital 

Languages

  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Carlos J Lavernia MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 25 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.