Enrique Hernandez, MD, is a vascular medicine specialist and interventional cardiologist at Advanced Vascular Cardiac & Veins in Miami, Florida.
Dr. Enrique Hernandez has been serving the great community of Miami since 2016 after serving as Associate Director of Peripherovascular Disease at the Cardiology Department of Lenox Hill Heart & Vascular Institute in New York. There, Dr. Hernandez performed the first catheter-based repair of an abdominal aortic aneurysm using a completely non-surgical technique and was among the first in New York City to perform this procedure. Thereafter, he practiced in Houston, Texas with the world-renowned medical group Leachman Cardiology Associates.
Dr. Hernandez is considered a new breed of Interventional Cardiologist, having completed fellowship training in General Cardiology at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in New York and Interventional Cardiology at one of the premier US programs in this field at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where he developed expertise in complex coronary interventions via both radial and femoral approach (wrist & groin access respectively). He then trained in the treatment of complex peripheral vascular disease and aortic aneurysms at the prestigious Vascular center the Texas Heart Institute in Houston, Texas with world-renowned physicians in that field.
His interest and skills include, in addition to complex coronary interventions, the treatment of carotid artery disease, renal and lower extremity arterial disease, aortic aneurysms, and venous disease, which includes early intervention for deep venous thrombosis (DVT) as well as ablation of varicose veins and spider veins (therapeutic and cosmetic) and stenting of deep veins.
Dr. Hernandez has been an investigator in numerous clinical trials of new therapies for coronary artery disease and peripheral vascular disease. He currently serves as a proctor physician nationally and internationally for the most complex vascular procedures meant to save limbs from amputation. He has also published articles in esteemed medical journals and written chapters on these topics.
Dr. Hernandez strives to keep up-to-date with the latest techniques and technology, ensuring that he provides the best outcomes for his patients.