Dr. Edgar Hernandez, MD - Gilbert, AZ - Breast Surgical Oncology
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Dr. Edgar Hernandez, MD

Breast Surgical Oncology

(480) 821-3632

Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers

3686 S ROME ST Gilbert , AZ 85297

Get to Know Dr. Edgar Hernandez, MD

Accepting Patients



Care Philosophy

Our mission is to provide the highest quality medical care in a supportive and comprehensive enviroment. We focus on each patient as an individual, taking the time to effect the best out comes.


Insurances Carriers Accepted

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Dr. Edgar Hernandez, MD's Experience

Breast Surgical Oncology

Breast Oncology

Breast Surgery

Board Certifications

Conditions Treated

Awards and Recognitions

In My Own Words

Dr. Hernandez is an Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon and specializes in the treatment of benign and cancerous breast diseases. He is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, and a member of the American Society of Breast Surgeons. He is a board certified surgeon and has recently re-certified with the American Board of surgery for the fourth time in his career. Dr. Hernandez completed his general surgery residency at Maricopa County Hospital in Phoenix, Arizona in 1983 and practiced General Surgery and trauma surgery in the early years of his career. During the past 10 years and currently, Dr. Hernandez has dedicated his surgical practice exclusively to the practice of breast and Oncoplastic Surgery. He operates at both Chandler Regional Medical Center and Mercy Gilbert Medical Center. Regularly featured in Phoenix Magazine's annual list of Top Doctors, Dr. Hernandez has been credited in the state of Arizona as being one of the earliest pioneers in the field of breast-conserving surgery, and advanced innovative techniques as Oncoplastic Surgery, Brachytherapy and Nipple-Areolar Skin-Sparing Mastectomies. He believes in comprehensive Breast Cancer care in conjunction with both Radiation and Medical Oncology. Over the years, Dr. Hernandez has served the regional medical community in various leadership roles that includes serving Chandler Regional Medical Center as the Chief of Staff, the Chairman of the Department of Surgery also as a Member of the hospital's Board of Directors. He is well respected in the medical community as a leader and a colleague. Dr. Hernandez was born in Mexico and immigrated to the USA at the age of ten. He has been a recognized asset to the community and has received two humanitarian awards from the Desert Cancer Foundation of Arizona and the Fresh Start Women's Foundation. These awards honored his continued support of uninsured women in Arizona who were in need of medical/surgical care for breast disorders, including cancer care. Dr. Hernandez and his wife raised three children and are the proud grandparents of six beautiful granddaughters.

Dr. Edgar Hernandez, MD's Locations

Accepting New Patients


Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers

3686 S ROME ST, Gilbert, AZ 85297

(480) 821-3632 Fax: (480) 821-3665

Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers

685 S Dobson Rd, Chandler, AZ 85224

(480) 821-2838 Fax: (480) 398-8095
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