Surgeon Sergio Villegas, M.D., FACS, has joined Baptist Health Medical Group, a network of primary care doctors and specialists who provide high-quality medical care to patients of all ages. As a general surgeon, Dr. Villegas cares for patients with a broad range of conditions that commonly require surgery. He has more than 35 years of surgical experience and is proficient in advanced techniques, including minimally invasive procedures that are associated with less pain, shorter hospital stays and fewer complications for patients. Dr. Villegas is affiliated with Baptist Hospital of Miami, Doctors Hospital and South Miami Hospital. His primary office is located at 6280 SW 72 Street, Suite 410, in South Miami.
Dr. Villegas earned his medical degree at University of Zaragoza in Zaragoza, Spain. He completed a four-year residency in general surgery at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, where he served as chief resident. He also completed a fellowship in vascular surgery at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. He is certified in general surgery by the American Board of Surgery and is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He has held several clinical leadership positions at area hospitals, including Chief of Surgery at Doctors Hospital.
“The Baptist Health Medical Group team is proud to welcome Dr. Villegas,” said Bernie Fernandez Jr., M.D., CEO of Baptist Health Medical Group. “He is an accomplished and experienced surgeon and a dedicated member of the community, and we are pleased to gain his expertise.”