About Richard E. Hernandez, MD

Please Note: Our address has changed as of Janaury 10, 2022

Conditions & Procedures

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis
  • Dyspepsia
  • Dysphagia
  • Capsule Endoscopy (Pill Cam)
  • Colonoscopy (Screening & Diagnostic)
  • EGD (Upper Endoscopy)
  • ERCP & Stents
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
  • PEG Placement

Office Locations

Primary Location

Picture of the Killian Office

Killian

9408 SW 87th Ave.
Suite 200
Miami, FL 33176

Phone: 305-274-0808
Fax: 305-274-8311

Procedure Locations

Having a procedure? It may not always be in the same location where you consulted with your doctor. Check with your doctor to make sure you’re headed to the right place.

Education

Medical

Ross University School of Medicine

Residency

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans

Fellowship

Tulane University Hospital & Clinic

Internship

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center New Orleans

Professional Highlights

Certifications

Board Certified in Gastroenterology

Board Certified in Internal Medicine

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Society For Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • Florida Gastroenterologic Society

Articles

Patient Care

To Eat or Not to Eat? Living with Diverticulitis

If you have been diagnosed with diverticulitis, your first thoughts may be “How is this going to change my diet?”

Patient Care

Dealing with Diverticulitis

Diverticulosis is the presence of pouches that form in the muscular wall of the colon that bulge outward. Although these pouches generally produce no symptoms, when they become inflamed it is referred to as diverticulitis.