Dr. Orlando Antonio Puente MD Surgeon

Dr. Orlando Puente is a surgeon in Miami, Florida and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Kendall Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 81 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 18 at Kendall Regional Medical Center who specialize in Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Surgeon: General Surgery

Education & Medical Training

St Francis Hospital Medical Center (Hartford CT)
Residency, General Surgery, 1980–1982

St Mary's Hospital (Waterbury CT)
Residency, General Surgery, 1982–1985

St Vincents Hospital Medical Center
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 1985–1986

Pontificia Universidad Católica Madre y Maestra
Class of 1980

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

FL State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Fellow (FACS), American College of Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Retroperitoneal versus direct femoral artery approach for thoracic endovascular aortic repair access: a case-control study.
Etezadi, V., Katzen, B.T., Benenati, J.F., Alehashemi, S., Tsoukas, A.I., Puente, O.A.

Delayed aortic aneurysm enlargement due to endotension after endovascular abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.
Lin, P.H., Bush, R.L., Katzman, J.B., Zemel, G., Puente, O.A., Katzen, B.T., Lumsden, A.B.

Risk stratification and outcomes of transluminal endografting for abdominal aortic aneurysm: 7-year experience and long-term follow-up.
Becker, G. J., Kovacs, M., Mathison, M. N., Katzen, B. T., Benenati, J. F., Zemel, G., Powell, A., Almeida, J. I., Alvarez, J., Coello, A. A., Ingegno, M. D., Kanter, S. R., Katzman, H. E., Puente, O. A., Reiss, I. M., Rua, I., Gordon, R., Baquero, J.

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