Dr. Ignacio Rua, MD



General Surgery     -  Florida,  Miami

 Overview

Dr. Ignacio Rua, MD works in Miami, Florida is a specialist in General Surgery and graduated Strong Meml Hospital in 1990. Dr. Rua is affiliated with Doctors' Hospital, South Miami Hospital, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Homestead Hospital, University of Miami Hospital and practicing for 28 years

 Experience and Qualifications

 Specialties

  • General Surgery

 Conditions

  • Achilles Tendon Rupture Repair
  • Aquatic Therapy
  • Arthritic Metacarpophalangeal (MCP) Joints
  • Atrial Conduits for Surgical Revascularization
  • Biceps Tendinitis
  • Cosmetic Facial Implant Surgery
  • Cranial Neurological Surgery
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • Cranial Release Technique (CRT)
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia Repair, Open
  • Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation
  • Esophageal Tumor
  • Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment
  • Independent Forensic Evaluation
  • Life Coaching
  • Lupron Injection
  • Mongolian Spot
  • Munchausen Syndrome
  • Neurological Muscle Weakness
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Sea Sickness
  • Severe Chronic Pain
  • Skin Dimpling
  • Suboxone® Withdrawal
  • Tick Bite

 Procedures

  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Carotid Artery Stent Placement
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Endovascular Repair of Visceral Aorta
  • Laparotomy
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass Procedures
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Ultrasound, Carotid
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

 Board Certifications

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Surgery

 Years Since Graduation

  • 28

 State License

  • Florida

 Spoken Languages

  • Spanish

 Background Check

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 Education & Training

Internship Hospital


Strong Meml Hospital

Rochester, NY, USA

Year completed: 1990

Fellowship Hospitals


Hospital 12 De Octobre


Madrid, Spain

Medical School


Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University

New York, NY, United States

Graduated: 1989

 Awards

1   FACS
2   Dade County Medical Association
3   US Colombian Medical Association
4   South SLVS

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 Office Locations


Primary location

 Radiology Associates S Florida

8900 North Kendall Drive
Florida (FL)
Miami,
33176

  (786) 596-5990
Office Volume:    150 patients per day
Free Standing Surgery Center?    No
Performs Procedures On Site?    No


Other Office Locations

 Miami Vascular Specialists

8950 North Kendall Drive Suite 504
Florida (FL)
Miami,
33176

  (305) 274-2030
 Surgical Group Of Miami

1321 North West 14th Street Suite 306
Florida (FL)
Miami,
33125

  (305) 324-4840

Accepting New Patients

  • Yes
* Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

 Map & Directions



Radiology Associates S Florida, 8900 North Kendall Drive, Miami, Florida (FL), 33176




 Insurances Accepted (check insurance plans)

  • Aetna
  • Aetna HMO
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • AvMed
  • Blue Care HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • BlueDental Choice
  • Choice Care PPO
  • Choice Plus POS
  • Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • Emblem Health
  • EmblemHealth
  • Employer Group Open Access HMO
  • Employer Group PPO
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Medicare MCR
  • Molina
  • Molina Healthcare
  • Navigate HMO
  • Navigate POS
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • NetworkBlue
  • Options PPO
  • Preferred PPO
  • Select HMO
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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 Affiliated Hospitals


Doctors' Hospital photo


Doctors' Hospital

5000 University Drive Florida FL, Coral Gables, 33146

Doctors' Hospital is a hospital located in Coral Gables, FL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 2 of 7 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 3 of 7 procedures.



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South Miami Hospital

6200 South West 73 Street Florida FL, South Miami, 33143

South Miami Hospital is a hospital located in South Miami, FL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 3 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 11 of 15 procedures.



Baptist Hospital of Miami photo


Baptist Hospital of Miami

8900 North Kendall Drive Florida FL, Miami, 33176

Baptist Hospital of Miami is a hospital located in Miami, FL. This hospital reports jointly with Baptist Children's Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state averag...



Homestead Hospital photo


Homestead Hospital

975 Baptist Way Florida FL, Homestead, 33033

Homestead Hospital is a hospital located in Homestead, FL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 2 of 3 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 2 of 3 procedures.



University of Miami Hospital photo


University of Miami Hospital

1400 North West 12th Avenue Florida FL, Miami, 33136

University of Miami Hospital is a hospital located in Miami, FL. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are at the state average in 8 of 15 procedures. Length of Stay is at the state average in 5 of 15 procedures.




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