Dr. Jose Munoz

Jose Munoz MD

Early Life and Education

Dr. Jose Munoz was born and raised in Cuba and moved to the United States at the age of 15. Despite initial language barriers, he excelled academically and attended Swarthmore College, one of the most prestigious liberal arts schools in the country. He earned his medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in 2009.

Professional Experience

Dr. Munoz completed his internships and residencies in surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He further specialized in plastic surgery during his fellowship at Temple University Hospital. He currently practices in Lauderhill, Florida, and is affiliated with multiple hospitals, including Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

Areas of Specialization

He specializes in a variety of aesthetic breast procedures, primary and secondary breast reconstruction, breast asymmetry, gynecomastia, abdominoplasty, liposuction, and more. His practice also includes treating conditions like bedsores and performing procedures such as wound debridement.

Philosophy and Approach

Dr. Munoz places a strong emphasis on the importance of compassion and humanism in the doctor-patient relationship. He was one of the four annual recipients of the Distinguished Humanism Scholar Award during his time at Rutgers.

Patient Reviews

Patients have praised Dr. Munoz for his excellent surgical skills and his ability to put them at ease. One patient, who was at risk of losing an arm due to infection, credited Dr. Munoz with not only saving the arm but also providing a clear and comforting roadmap to recovery.

Additional Information

  • Office Address: 4300 N University Dr, Ste A202, Lauderhill, FL 33351
  • Office Hours: Monday to Saturday, varying times
  • Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
  • Consultation Fee: Information not available


Dr. Jose Munoz is a highly skilled and compassionate plastic surgeon based in Lauderhill, Florida. With a diverse range of specializations and a strong commitment to patient care, he has earned the trust and respect of both his peers and patients.