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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Luis Pernia is Excellent. Dr. Pernia has been reviewed by 22 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.3
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.8

Education & Awards

Dr. Pernia graduated from Universidad Central De Venezuela - Jose Maria Vargas, Caracas. He has 3 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012, 2015)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013, 2015)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)


Dr. Pernia has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • D C H Regional Medical Center 
  • Northwest Medical Center 


  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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Additional Information
Dr. Luis R Pernia MD is a male Surgeon, has 36 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Luis R. Pernia practice?
Dr. Luis Pernia has 2 office locations.
Dr. Luis Pernia practices Surgery near Tuscaloosa, AL.
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