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Dr. Sheena Zapata, MD

Hospice & Palliative Medicine*
4.9 (40)
Map Pin Small Miami, FL
Accepting new patients
14 years of experience

Offers telehealth

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Overview of Dr. Sheena Zapata, MD

Dr. Sheena Zapata, MD is a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Specialist in Miami, FL. They specialize in Hospice & Palliative Medicine, has 14 years of experience, and is board certified in Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine. They graduated from University of Missouri and is affiliated with Baptist Hospital of Miami and South Miami Hospital. Dr. Zapata, completed a residency at Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, Northwell Health, New York, N.Y., Served as Chief Resident. Patients rated Dr. Zapata an average 5.0 star rating.

Dr. Zapata works at Baptist Health Miami Cancer Institute in Miami, FL. They are accepting new patients and accept Aetna, Cigna and Humana 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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    Baptist Health Miami Cancer Institute
    8900 N Kendall Dr, Miami, FL 33176 Icon Directions Right Arrow Directions Phone Icon (786) 568-7491

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    Specialties*
    • Hospice & Palliative Medicine

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    Years of Experience
    • 14 years of experience
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    Languages Spoken
    • English
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    • Male
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    NPI Number
    • 1003130808
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    Education & Certifications

    Fellowship
    • Hospice and Palliative Medicine, NYU Langone Health, New York, N.Y.
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    Residency
    • Internal Medicine, Lenox Hill Hospital, Northwell Health, New York, N.Y., Served as Chief Resident
    Residency
    Medical Education
    • University of Missouri
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    Board Certifications
    • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine and Internal Medicine
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    Hospital Affiliations

    • Baptist Hospital of Miami
    • South Miami Hospital

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

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    Dr. Zapata works at Baptist Health Miami Cancer Institute in Miami, FL. View the full address on Dr. Zapata’s profile.

    40 patients have reviewed Dr. Zapata. The overall rating for this provider is 5.0. You can read verified reviews and ratings and leave your own review based on your experience with Dr. Zapata.

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