HCA Florida Kendall Hospital Welcomes Dr. Brandon Diaz, Expanding Heart and Vascular Program


February 19, 2024 – HCA Florida Kendall Hospital, a 447-bed facility, and part of HCA Florida Healthcare, the largest healthcare system in the state, is pleased to announce the addition of vascular surgeon, Dr. Brandon Diaz. In his role, Dr. Diaz will enhance the heart and vascular service line at HCA Florida Kendall Hospital.‌

Dr. Diaz is a board-certified general surgeon and a fellowship-trained vascular and endovascular surgeon, who has vast experience in the treatment of a range of cardiovascular conditions. Dr. Diaz specializes in performing minimally invasive procedures to diagnose and treat diseases affecting blood vessels, such as aneurysms, blockages and other vascular conditions. HCA Florida Kendall Hospital offers a broad range of treatment options for patients with certain conditions, including minimally invasive procedures that may result in shorter hospitals stays and faster recovery times. ‌

“We are thrilled to welcome Dr. Diaz to the HCA Florida Kendall family,” said Ben Harris, chief executive officer. “His expertise in vascular surgery will enhance our capabilities and further our commitment to providing excellent care to the people in this community.”‌

D‌r. Diaz completed his fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan and his residency at HCA Florida Kendall Hospital. Dr. Diaz attended medical school at Universidad Central del Caribe in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Dr. Diaz grew up in South Florida in a Cuban and Puerto Rican household.

About HCA Florida Healthcare

HCA Florida Healthcare, a part of HCA Healthcare, is a family of more than 650 affiliated sites of care, including hospitals, physician practices, freestanding emergency rooms and urgent care centers. United as a statewide network in 2022, HCA Florida Healthcare includes approximately 11,000 experienced doctors and more than 79,000 colleagues working together to deliver equitable, evidence-based collaborative care to more than 8.6 million patients each year. HCA Florida Healthcare is committed to improving more lives in more ways and giving back to the communities it serves. The network provides more than $848.8 million in uncompensated care and contributes $2.1 million to community organizations across the state. In addition, HCA Florida Healthcare offers patients access to highly-trained specialists, including the state’s largest cardiovascular network. A strong advocate for the next generation of healthcare professionals, HCA Florida Healthcare is also a major supporter of university-based healthcare programs and residencies and fellowships throughout the Sunshine State. For more information, please visit HCAFloridaHealthcare.com.

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