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Dr. Michael Hernando, MD

General Surgery*
3.6 (22)
Map Pin Small Morristown, NJ
Accepting new patients
22 years of experience

Offers telehealth

Overview of Dr. Michael Hernando, MD

Dr. Michael Hernando, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Morristown, NJ. They specialize in General Surgery, has 22 years of experience, and is board certified in General Surgery. They graduated from NEW YORK Medical College and is affiliated with Morristown Medical Center, Saint Clare's Denville Hospital and Newton Medical Center. Dr. Hernando, completed a residency at Morristown Memorial Hospital. Patients rated Dr. Hernando an average 3.6 star rating.

Dr. Hernando works at Practice in Morristown, NJ with other offices in Rockaway, NJ. They frequently treat conditions like Inguinal Hernia and Umbilical Hernia along with other conditions at varying frequencies. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Cigna as well as other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment and to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

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Dr. Hernando's Office Locations

  1. 1
    Morristown Surgical Associates
    435 South St Ste 230B, Morristown, NJ 07960 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 267-2838
  2. 2
    Rockaway Family Medicine Associates
    333 Mount Hope Ave, Rockaway, NJ 07866 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 267-2838
  3. 3
    Nj Ambulatory Anesthesia Associates LLC
    111 Madison Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 267-2838
  4. 4
    Morristown Medical Center
    100 Madison Ave, Morristown, NJ 07960 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (973) 971-5596

Hospital Affiliations
Admitting Hospitals

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  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Saint Clare's Denville Hospital
  • Newton Medical Center

Experience & Treatment Frequency

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Inguinal Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
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Treatment frequency



Many providers have expertise treating multiple conditions or procedures. FindCare uses a variety of data sources to determine which conditions or procedures a provider treats and their level of experience.
Inguinal Hernia
Umbilical Hernia
Laparoscopic Incisional Hernia Repair
Cholecystitis and Gallstones
Incisional Hernia
Ventral Hernia
Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
Abdominal Pain
Diaphragmatic and Hiatal Hernia
Gallstones
Intestinal Obstruction
Lipomas
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Cholecystectomy with Robotic Assist
Colectomy
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Gallbladder Removal
Laparoscopic Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy)
Laparoscopic Inguinal Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair
Ventral Hernia Repair Laparoscopic
Acute Bowel Infarction
Anal and Rectal Cancer
Anorectal Abscess
Appendicitis
Ascites
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Barrett's Esophagus
Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
Biliary Atresia
Bowel Strangulation
Breast Cancer
Breast Lump
Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
Carcinoma in Situ
Cholangiocarcinoma
Colorectal Cancer
Constipation
Crohn's Disease
Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
Gastric Ulcer
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecomastia
Hemorrhoids
Hiatal Hernia
Hidradenitis
Hyperparathyroidism
Ileus
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Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inguinal Hernia with Gangrene
Intestinal Abscess
Intestinal Diverticulosis
Intestinal Fistula
Ischemic Colitis
Lobular Carcinoma
Meckel's Diverticulum
Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
Obstructed Inguinal Hernia
Pancreatic Cancer
Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
Pelvic Abscess
Peptic Ulcer
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
Pleural Effusion
Pyloric Stenosis
Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
Secondary Malignancies
Small Intestine Cancer
Soft Tissue Sarcoma
Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
Stomach Cancer
Thyroid Cancer
Thyroid Nodule
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tubo-Ovarian Abscess
Ulcerative Colitis
Varicose Veins
Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
Abdominoplasty
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acid Reflux Surgery
Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
Bile Duct Procedure
Biliary Drainage
Biopsy of Breast
Bladder Surgery
Breast Reconstruction
Colectomy Sigmoidectomy with Robotic Assist
Colostomy
Cyst Incision and Drainage
Cystotomy
da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn
Duodenal Polypectomy
Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
Excision of Breast Tumor
Excision of Esophageal Lesion
Excision of Rectal Tumor
Excision of Stomach Tumor
Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
Gastrotomy
Hernia Repair
Laparoscopic Appendectomy
Laparoscopic Excision or Destruction of Ovary
Laparoscopic Removal of Stones from Biliary Tract
Laparotomy
Liposuction
Liver Biopsy
Lumpectomy
Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
Mastectomy
Non Invasive Mechanical Ventilatn Robotic Assist
Open Diaphragmatic or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
Open Incisional or Ventral Hernia Repair
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair Robotic Assist
Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
Port Placements or Replacements
Single Incision Gallbladder Removal
Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
Sphincterotomy
Splenectomy
Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
Umbilical Hernia Repair Open
Ventral Hernia Repair Open
Wedge Resection Colon
Wound Repair
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    3.6
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    Based on 22 ratings
    Patient Ratings (22)
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    (12)
    4 Star
    (2)
    3 Star
    (1)
    2 Star
    (1)
    1 Star
    (6)
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    About Dr. Michael Hernando, MD

    Specialties*
    • General Surgery

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    Years of Experience
    • 22 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English, Spanish
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    NPI Number
    • 1902017296
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    Education & Certifications

    Residency
    • Morristown Memorial Hospital
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • NEW YORK Medical College
    Medical Education
    Undergraduate School
    • RUTGERS UNIVERSITY / NEW BRUNSWICK CAMPUS
    Undergraduate School
    Board Certifications
    • General Surgery
    Board Certifications
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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Dr. Michael Hernando, MD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Hernando is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

    Dr. Hernando has indicated that they do offer telehealth services. Please call the provider’s office at for more information.

    Dr. Hernando has seen patients for Inguinal Hernia and Umbilical Hernia, and more. You can see other conditions treated by Dr. Hernando on their profile. Please call the provider’s office to confirm all visit reasons.

    22 patients have reviewed Dr. Hernando. The overall rating for this provider is 3.6. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Hernando.

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