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Dr. Sanford Rakofsky, MD

Ophthalmology*
5.0 (13)
Map Pin Small Coral Gables, FL
Accepting new patients
58 years of experience

Overview of Dr. Sanford Rakofsky, MD

Dr. Sanford Rakofsky, MD is an Ophthalmology Specialist in Coral Gables, FL. They specialize in Ophthalmology, has 58 years of experience. They graduated from University of Bologna School of Medicine and Surgery. Patients rated Dr. Rakofsky an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Rakofsky works at Practice in Coral Gables, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida 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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    401 Coral Way Ste 301, Coral Gables, FL 33134 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (305) 442-9020

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    • Ophthalmology

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    • 58 years of experience
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    • English, Italian
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    • 1972561330
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    • University of Bologna School of Medicine and Surgery
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