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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (8)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Rafael Gottenger is Good. Dr. Gottenger has been reviewed by 31 patients who have provided 8 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 4.7
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Rafael Gottenger, MD is board certified in Plastic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cleft Lip
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer
  • Skin Cancer
  • Weight Loss

Education & Awards

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

Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2014)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Gottenger has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • Miami Children's Hospital 
  • Healthsouth Doctors' Hospital 


  • German
  • Spanish
  • English
  • Hebrew

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Additional Information
Dr. Rafael David Gottenger MD is a male Plastic Surgeon, has 23 years of experience and practices in Plastic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Rafael D. Gottenger practice?
Dr. Rafael Gottenger has 2 office locations.
Dr. Rafael Gottenger practices Plastic Surgery near Miami, FL.
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