November 2, 2022 Interventional Cardiologist Dagmar Fredy Hernandez Suarez, M.D., joins the cardiology team of Baptist Health. Dr. Suarez specializes in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular disease and internal medicine. He is fluent in English and Spanish.

“We’re pleased to welcome Dr. Suarez to Baptist Health,” said Jonathan Fialkow, M.D., deputy director of the Institute, chief of cardiology and co-medical director of the lipid management program. “He’s a highly trained physician dedicated to outstanding cardiology care through excellent communication and partnership with his patients.”

Prior to joining Baptist Health in 2022, Dr. Suarez completed his interventional cardiology fellowship at the New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center and his cardiovascular disease fellowship at the University of Puerto Rico. He was the valedictorian of his medical school class and the first Cuban physician to graduate from the prestigious Columbia University interventional cardiology fellowship program.

In addition to his strong patient care skills, Dr. Suarez is an avid researcher of the pharmacogenetics of antiplatelet drugs, the role of cardiac imaging for the general cardiologist, and machine learning and artificial intelligence applications in structural valve disease. He’s published more than 30 articles in peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

Dr. Suarez is part of Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute Cardiology Group. The team is composed of the most accomplished and respected professionals in their field. These top-tier physicians, advanced practice providers, medical assistants and clinical pharmacists work hand in hand to create a personalized approach for each and every patient. Because the cardiologists have expertise in a vast array of cardiology specialties, including advanced heart failure, cardio-oncology, clinical lipidology, resistant hypertension, vascular medicine and sports cardiology, they can focus on treating specific heart conditions with innovative solutions.

He will see patients at two locations: 7400 SW 87 Ave., Suite 100, Miami, FL 33173 and 8950 North Kendall Dr., Suite 507W, Miami, FL 33176.

About Baptist Health South Florida

Baptist Health South Florida is the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 12 hospitals, more than 25,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit and connect with us on FacebookInstagramTwitter and LinkedIn.