We found 52 head and neck surgeons who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold near Miami, FL.

Dr. Kim Patrick Murray, MD
Specializes in Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
1321 Nw 14th Street; Suite 204
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Kim Murray, who practices in Miami, FL, is a medical specialist in facial plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). His clinical interests include chin implants, acne, and radiesse. He is professionally affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital and the University of Miami Hospital. After attending the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry for medical school, Dr. Murray completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. He has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. Dr. Murray honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: #1 ranked Otolaryngologist in Miami, FL by RateMDs.

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Clinical interests: Chin Implants, Juvederm, Chin Surgery, Sinus Surgery, Migraine, Restylane, Radiesse, Revision ... (Read more)

Dr. Lawrence Roy Grobman, MD
Specializes in Otology and Neurotology
3661 S Miami Avenue; Suite 409
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Lawrence Grobman, who practices in Miami, FL and Hollywood, FL, is a medical specialist in otology and neurotology. Dr. Grobman has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. Clinical interests for Dr. Grobman include bell's palsy, dizziness, and otosclerosis. He is professionally affiliated with Memorial Regional Hospital, Hollywood, Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, and Mercy Hospital. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. His education and training includes medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami. Dr. Grobman has received professional recognition including the following: South Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Grobman (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Italian.

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Clinical interests: Audiometry Test, Dizziness, Ear Surgery, Otosclerosis, Tinnitus, Cochlear Implant Surgery, Bell's ... (Read more)

Dr. Randy Bruce Miller, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngology
150 W Flagler Street; Museum Tower, Penthouse
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Randy Miller's specialties are plastic surgery and otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). He practices in Miami, FL and Coconut Grove, FL. After completing medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College, he performed his residency at Jefferson University Hospitals and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Dr. Miller's areas of expertise include eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, and mini tummy tuck. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Miller's hospital/clinic affiliations include Doctors Hospital, Mercy Hospital, and Kendall Regional Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Sclerotherapy, Chin Implants, Nipple ... (Read more)

Dr. Abraham Jaguan, MD
Specializes in Otology and Neurotology
3661 S. Miami Avenue; #409
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Abraham Jaguan is an otology and neurotology specialist in Miami, FL, Hollywood, FL, and Miami Lakes, FL. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Jaguan accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. After attending Luis Razetti School of Medicine, he completed his residency training at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Jaguan's hospital/clinic affiliations include Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, and Memorial Hospital West.

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Dr. Brian Edward Dougherty, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Brian Dougherty is a pediatric ear, nose and throat specialist. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: sleep disorders, immunization (preventive vaccines), and thyroid problems. Dr. Dougherty takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Dougherty graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. He has received the following distinctions: South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors. He speaks Spanish. Dr. Dougherty's hospital/clinic affiliations include Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Immunization, Food Allergy, Snoring, Allergy Testing, Thyroid Problems, Allergies

Dr. Frank Gary Kronberg, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Facial Plastic Surgery, Sleep Medicine
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Frank Kronberg is a pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), facial plastic surgery, and sleep medicine specialist. After completing medical school at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, Dr. Kronberg performed his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. His areas of expertise include sleep disorders, thyroid problems, and snoring. He has received a 4.0 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. Dr. Kronberg has received professional recognition including the following: South Florida Super Doctors and Florida Super Doctors. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Kronberg is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Medical Arts Surgery Center at Baptist.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Skin Cancer, Snoring, Neck Problems, Cancer, Allergy Testing, Thyroid Problems

Dr. Fred F Telischi, MD
Specializes in Otology and Neurotology
1120 Nw 14 Street; Um - Department of Otolaryngology
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Fred Telischi's specialty is otology and neurotology. He is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Before performing his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center, Dr. Telischi attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. Dr. Telischi is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Telischi has received distinctions including South Florida Super Doctors; Florida Super Doctors 2009 - South Florida Edition; and Florida Super Doctors.

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Dr. Francisco Guillermo Pernas, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Francisco Pernas' area of specialization is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). His areas of expertise include sleep disorders, bell's palsy, and immunization (preventive vaccines). Dr. Pernas is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Doctors Hospital. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Pernas takes. Dr. Pernas attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. He speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Immunization, Skin Cancer, Scar Revision, Neck Problems, Cancer, Allergy Testing, ... (Read more)

Dr. Agustin Javier Arrieta, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Agustin Arrieta, who practices in Miami, FL, Doral, FL, and Homestead, FL, is a medical specialist in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat). He is a graduate of the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Arrieta trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). Dr. Arrieta's areas of expertise include sleep disorders, thyroid problems, and cancer. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He has received the distinction of South Florida Super Doctors. Dr. Arrieta speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Snoring, Cancer, Allergy Testing, Thyroid Problems

Dr. Rolando Manuel Molina, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Rolando Molina works as an otolaryngologist in Miami, FL, Doral, FL, and Homestead, FL. Dr. Molina is especially interested in sleep disorders, thyroid problems, and snoring. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He attended the University of Florida College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas for residency. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Molina is affiliated with South Miami Hospital, Nicklaus Children's Hospital, and Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Snoring, Thyroid Problems, Tumor

Dr. Felipe J Martinez, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
777 E 25 Street; Suite 320
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Felipe Martinez's area of specialization is otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). His clinical interests include sleep disorders, immunization (preventive vaccines), and snoring. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Mercy Hospital. Dr. Martinez is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Martinez attended medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Jackson Memorial Medical Center. He speaks Spanish.

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Dr. William Joseph Brown, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Facial Plastic Surgery
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. William Brown is a medical specialist in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) and facial plastic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Brown's clinical interests: sleep disorders, bell's palsy, and thyroid problems. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. He graduated from the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of South Florida (USF). In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. Dr. Brown is professionally affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Doctors Hospital.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Skin Cancer, Scar Revision, Snoring, Neck Problems, Allergy Testing, Thyroid ... (Read more)

Dr. Vijaykumar Dinsukhlal Zaveri, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
3661 S. Miami Avenue; #409
Miami, FL
 

Dr. Vijaykumar Zaveri is a medical specialist in otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat). Dr. Zaveri (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Hindi. These areas are among his clinical interests: immunization (preventive vaccines), thyroid problems, and cancer. Dr. Zaveri's professional affiliations include Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Doctors Hospital, and Kendall Regional Medical Center. Before completing his residency at Jackson Memorial Medical Center and Howard University Hospital, Dr. Zaveri attended medical school at Medical College Baroda. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Immunization, Sleep Apnea, Snoring, Neck Problems, Cancer, Allergy Testing, ... (Read more)

Dr. Julio Dionisio Torres-Navedo, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
7100 W 20th Avenue; Suite 608
Hialeah, FL
 

Dr. Julio Torres-Navedo is an otolaryngologist. Dr. Torres-Navedo's average patient rating is 2.5 stars out of 5. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Torres-Navedo include thyroid problems and allergy testing. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami, Dr. Torres-Navedo attended the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. Dr. Torres-Navedo has received professional recognition including the following: South Florida Super Doctors. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

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Clinical interests: Allergy Testing, Thyroid Problems

Dr. Steven Mark Fletcher, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Facial Plastic Surgery, Otolaryngic Allergy, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Steven Fletcher specializes in pediatric otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat), facial plastic surgery, and otolaryngic allergy. Patient reviews placed Dr. Fletcher at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Fletcher include sleep disorders, bell's palsy, and immunization (preventive vaccines). His hospital/clinic affiliations include Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Doctors Hospital. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and subsequently trained at Jackson Memorial Medical Center for residency. Dr. Fletcher has received the following distinction: South Florida Super Doctors.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Immunization, Skin Cancer, Snoring, Neck Problems, Allergy Testing, Allergies, ... (Read more)

Dr. Anish Yogesh Parekh, MD
Specializes in Otolaryngology
9915 Nw 41 Street; Suite 220
Doral, FL
 

Dr. Anish Parekh practices otolaryngology (ear, nose, and throat) in Miami, FL, Doral, FL, and Homestead, FL. Dr. Parekh (or staff) speaks the following languages: Spanish and Gujarati. His areas of expertise consist of sleep disorders and snoring. He is affiliated with Nicklaus Children's Hospital, South Miami Hospital, and Doctors Hospital. He is a graduate of New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Parekh trained at Tufts Medical Center. Dr. Parekh takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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Clinical interests: Sleep Disorders, Snoring

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What is Head and Neck Surgery?

Head and neck surgery is a subspecialty that provides advanced surgical care for the head, face, neck, and throat. Most head and neck surgeons begin their careers as otolaryngologists (ENTs) or plastic surgeons, but becoming certified as a head and neck surgeon requires additional training.

A surgeon who treats the head and neck has very specific considerations to take into account when operating. The delicate structures of the head and neck control our senses, our speech, our ability to chew and swallow food, and even our ability to breathe. A head and neck surgeon has to be careful to preserve the many functions of the head and neck when performing an operation. Also, when operating on or around the face, extreme care must be taken to leave as few scars as possible, since the face is a critical part of identity and social interaction. It all adds up to a tricky job.

Some of the issues a head and neck surgeon might treat include:

  • Cancer
  • Trauma to the face or neck
  • Thyroid disorders requiring surgery
  • Sinus surgery
  • Tonsillectomies / adenoidectomies
  • Cleft palate repair
  • Disorders of the larynx (voice box)

Cancers, especially of the esophagus, mouth, lips, and skin around the face or throat, are one of the most common issues requiring head or neck surgery. Most often, head and neck cancers are related to tobacco use. Chewing tobacco in particular affects the lips and mouth. Other risk factors for head and neck cancers include alcohol use and sun exposure.

Often after surgery, but particularly after the removal of a tumor, head and neck surgeons will perform reconstructive surgery, including microvascular surgery to connect or replace skin tissue. The goal is to restore not only a patient’s function but also their appearance in this critical area of the body, improving self-esteem.

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