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About Dr. Jorge Nunez

Dr. Jorge Nunez, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Pembroke Pines, FL, with another office in Plantation, FL. He has 38 years of experience. His specialties include Pediatrics. Dr. Nunez is affiliated with Palmetto General Hospital, Memorial Regional Hospital and Memorial Hospital Miramar. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

27 Ratings with 9 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Jorge Nunez is Great. Dr. Jorge Nunez has been rated by 27 patients. From those 27 patients 9 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Jorge Nunez is 3.9 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Plantation Pediatrics

1806 N Flamingo Rd
Pembroke Pines, FL 33028
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Plantation Pediatrics

817 S University Dr
Plantation, FL 33324
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Specialties

Dr. Jorge Nunez has the following 1 specialty

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Jorge Nunez has the following 5 expertise

  • Check-up
  • Immunization
  • Pediatric Diabetes
  • Physical
  • Vaccination

Board Certifications

Dr. Jorge Nunez is Board Certified in 1 specialty

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One Star

He was assigned when my daughter was born. All our questions were answered with “ask your mother and do what she says”. At the end my daughter had to stay in the NICU for two days because of the negligence of this “doctor”.

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Best Office Ever

Dr. Nunez was my son's doctor ever since he was born he is 15 now. Everyone in the office has always been nice and very professional. I would give the Doctor and staff all five stars if I could.

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Know it all

My daughter had a cough for quite some time. Her doctor Alexandra Silva was out of town so I had to bring my child to see Dr. Nunez. I brought her in four times in one week because her cough kept getting worse. Each time he told me that she did not have bronchiolitis and that if we treated her for that condition she could become sick. He talked way too much, illustrating on a little notepad. I was very displeased but he was the only doctor in the office and I was naive enough to trust his decision. My daughter got sicker. Finally her doctor came back and she was diagnosed with bronchiolitis and treated with albuterol. I have not seen this doctor side. I would not recommend this office anymore since my daughter's doctor left the practice. We liked her a lot and hope to find her soon. Of course, the office staff never sent me letter informing me that she had left and they wanted me to sit on the phone with Medicad to switch her to Dr Nunez before she was seen. When I asked where her pediatrician went, they "have no idea". I left the office and I plan on changing my child's pediatrician.

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Two Stars

My real complaint is regarding the office staff! They're rude, unprofessional, prejudice & lack customer service training....I'm a pretty loyal person & I've been with Plantation pediatrics since the birth of my first child 5yrs ago! But enough is enough, my family & I are moving on to a practice where regardless if we speak the same language or share the same background as the Doctors & staff we will be treated with the same respect & courtesy✌️

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TRUST

He is the best pediatrician ever. He had about 12 years caring the health of my children. What more can I ask for.

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Nunez is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Palmetto General Hospital
  • Memorial Regional Hospital
  • Memorial Hospital Miramar
  • Memorial Hospital Pembroke
  • Miami Children's Hospital
  • Memorial Hospital West
  • Miramar Memorial Hospital
  • Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital
  • Plantation General Hospital
  • Memorial Regional Hospital South
  • Education

    38 Years Experience

  • Universidad Central Del Este (Uce)

    Graduated in 1979

  • Lutheran Medical Center

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Jorge Nunez accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • AvMed Health
    • AvMed Empower
    • AvMed Engage
    • Avmed Choice
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida
    • Florida Blue BlueCare HMO
    • Florida Blue BlueOptions
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA LocalPlus
    • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry FL Employer Group HMO Open Access
    • Coventry FL Employer Group PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana HMO Select
    • Humana National POS
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Options PPO

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