Doctor's Hospital

5000 University Drive
Coral Gables, FL 33146
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Avinash R. A. Balkissoon, MBBS, FRCR - Chief of Radiology and Imaging Director

Doctor's Hospital, located in the heart of historic Coral Gables, is a 281-bed acute care facility that has provided high-quality medical care since 1949. Doctor's Hospital is recognized for its services in orthopedics, general surgery, and general medical care. Its nationally recognized Sports Medicine program serves professional and amateur athletes from around the world including our very own Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers and the Miami Heat. The hospital's Gamma Knife program has provided care for patients nationally and abroad. Doctor's Hospital became a part of Baptist Health System of South Florida in 2003.

The radiology department performs 60,000 examinations annually with state of the art equipment which includes:

  • Digital imaging and fluoroscopy
  • 64-Slice CT scanner with special software for reduced radiation dosage
  • 1.5 Tesla MRI scanner
  • 1.5 Tesla open extremity MRI to be operational in January, 2012
  • 2 Nuclear Medicine cameras
  • 2 Ultrasound scanners
  • Digital interventional radiology suite

Our subspecialty radiologists are on site daily, staffing all diagnostic and interventional procedures and are available for consultation.

Our hospital-based imaging center offers:

  • CT
  • Fluoroscopy
  • Interventional radiology
  • MRI
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Radiography/X-ray
  • Ultrasound

Parking Information

Doctors Hospital sits adjacent to the general campus of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida and is within minutes of Miami International Airport.

Free valet parking, located at the main entrance on University Drive, is available Monday through Friday, 5:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.