Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science

Enrique Hernandez, MD, FACOG, FACS

Abraham Roth Professor and Chair, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Professor, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University

About me

Clinical Interests
  • Gynecologic oncology
  • Abnormal PAP smears
  • Cervical cancer and its precursors
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Vulvar cancer
  • Gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN)
  • Gynecologic robotic surgery
Research Interests
  • Clinical trials on gynecologic malignancies
  • Evaluation and management of abnormal PAP smears
  • Cervical cancer and its precursors
Languages
  • Spanish
Education
  • MD, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Training
  • Fellowship, Gynecologic Oncology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Residency, OB-GYN, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Board Certification
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology
Memberships
  • Regent, Board of Regents, American College of Surgeons
  • Board Member, Board of Trustees, College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • Board Member, Philadelphia Area Board, American Cancer Society
  • Past Board Member, East Central Division, American Cancer Society
  • Past Trustee, Board of Trustees, Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Past Second Vice-President, American Cancer Society
  • Past President, Philadelphia County Medical Society
  • Past President, Mid-Atlantic Gynecologic Oncology Society
  • Past President, Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia
  • Past President, Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  • Past President, Society of Ibero-American Medical Professionals
  • Past President, Pennsylvania Division, American Cancer Society
  • Past Board Member, Pennsylvania Division, American Cancer Society
  • Past Governor, American College of Surgeons
  • Past Chair, By-Laws Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
Awards and Honors
  • Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society, 1971
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1976
  • National Award for Excellence in Teaching, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1994
  • Listed in Good Housekeeping as One of the 401 Best Physicians for Women in the United States, 1997
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 1998
  • Crusaders Ball Honoree for Service to the Society, American Cancer Society, 1999
  • Top Doctors for Women, Philadelphia magazine, 2000
  • Volunteer Achievement Award, American Cancer Society Pennsylvania Division-Southeast Region, 2000
  • Who's Who in America, 2000-2005, 2012, 2013, 2015
  • National Award for Excellence in Teaching, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Temple University Hospital, 2001
  • Nominee, American Association of Medical Colleges Humanism in Medicine Award, 2001
  • Honorary Professor, Mexican College of Colposcopy and Lower Genital Tract Pathology, 2004
  • Guide to America's Top Physicians, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2005
  • Guide to America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2006
  • Delaware Valley Top Doctors, Consumers' Checkbook Magazine (as chosen by their peers), 2007
  • Guide to America's Top Oncologists, Consumers' Research Council of America, 2009, 2012
  • Consumers' Guide to Top Doctors, 2009
  • Top Doctors, Delaware Valley Consumer's Checkbook, 2015
  • Best Doctors in America®, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011-2012, 2013, 2015-2016, 2017-2018
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Doctors, 2011, 2012
  • St. George National American Cancer Society Award in Recognition of Distinguished Service in Achieving the Society's Strategic Goals, 2011
  • Named Among the Most Influential Latinos in the Delaware Valley, 2012
  • Best Doctors for Women, Philadelphia Life Magazine, July 2013
  • Top Doctors, Philadelphia Life/Suburban Life, 2015
  • Citizen of the Year Award, Concilio (Council of Spanish speaking Organizations of Philadelphia), 2015
  • Top Doctors, Gynecologic Oncology, Philadelphia magazine, 1991-2018

About Me 
I specialize in comprehensive, compassionate care of women with gynecologic cancer and pre-cancerous conditions, using the most up-to-date and sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools.

Publications

Ratings & Reviews

40 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

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OVERALL RATING

4.8 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

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3 PATIENT COMMENTS

  • 4.5
    September 22, 2018
    I trust him with my health.
  • 5.0
    September 12, 2018
    Every thing was good.
  • 5.0
    July 29, 2018
    my confidence in Dr Hernandez is 110%. [...]
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