Dr. Augusto Enrique Whittwell MD Surgeon

Dr. Augusto Whittwell is a surgeon in South Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Doctors Hospital. He received his medical degree from Cayetano Heredia University and has been in practice for 35 years. Dr. Whittwell accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 80 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 19 at Doctors Hospital who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Clinical Interests: Bariatric Surgery

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, General Surgery, 1981–1986

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Fellowship, Trauma Surgery, 1986–1988

Cayetano Heredia University
Class of 1979

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified 27 years in Surgery

American Board of Surgery
Certified 20 years in Surgical Critical Care

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Blunt pancreatic trauma: prospective evaluation of early endoscopic retrograde pancreatography.
Whittwell, A. E., Gomez, G. A., Byers, P., Kreis, D. J., Manten, H., Casillas, V. J.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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