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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (25)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Luis Pernia is Excellent. Dr. Pernia has been reviewed by 157 patients who have provided 25 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.2
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 4.5
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Education & Awards

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

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2013)
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 35 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Luis R. Pernia practice?
Dr. Luis Pernia has 7 office locations.
Dr. Luis Pernia practices Surgery near Columbus, MS.
Additional practice locations include: Northport, AL and Tuscaloosa, AL.
See Columbus Surgeons.