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Department Urology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon Yes
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Benign Prostate Surgery
  • Bladder Tumor Biopsy
  • Bladder Tumor Resection
  • Cystectomy
  • Cystoprostatectomy
  • Ileal Conduit
  • Imaging-Guided Biopsies
  • Kidney Reconstruction
  • Laparoscopy
  • Nerve-Sparing Prostatectomy
  • Partial Nephrectomy
  • Penile Prosthesis Implantation
  • Photoselective Vaporization of the Prostate
  • Prostate Biopsy
  • Radical Nephrectomy
  • Radical Nephrectomy: Laparoscopic
  • Radical Nephrectomy: Open
  • Rectal Exam
  • Robotic Assisted Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Robotic Prostatectomy
  • Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopy
  • Stents
  • Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)
  • Ureteral Reconstruction
  • Urinary Diversion
  • Urodynamic Studies
  • Urodynamic Testing
  • Urogynecology
  • Urologic Oncology
View all 29 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Adrenal Disorders
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Benign Prostatic Enlargement (BPH)
  • Bladder Cancer
  • Bladder Retention
  • Elevated PSA
  • Enlarged Prostate (Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia)
  • Erectile Dysfunction
  • Hematuria
  • Hydrocele
  • Hydronephrosis
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Stones
  • Low Testosterone
  • Nocturia
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Penile Cancer
  • Phimosis
  • Prostate Cancer
  • Prostate Disease
  • Prostatitis
  • Spermatocele
  • Stone Disease
  • Testicular Cancer
  • Testicular Torsion
  • Undescended Testicles
  • Ureteral Cancer
  • Ureteral Strictures
  • Ureteropelvic Junction (UPJ) Obstruction
  • Urethral Cancer
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Obstruction
  • Urothelial Cancer
  • Varicoceles
View all 35 Specialties +


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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC USA

Residency - State University of New York- Brooklyn College of Medicine
Brooklyn, NY USA

Residency - State University of New York Health Science Center
General Surgery
Brooklyn, NY USA

Medical Education - Ponce School of Medicine
Ponce, Puerto Rico,

Undergraduate - University of Puerto Rico
B.A. in Biology
Mayaguez, Puerto Rico


  • Urology

Specialty Interests

Minimally invasive treatment of kidney stones and urologic cancer

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

See publications for Fernando Cabrera, MD.

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.

As of 6/22/2023, Dr. Cabrera has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.

* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.

Patient Satisfaction Reviews

435 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Listens 4.5
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

74 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is excellent and courteous. Telephone support to office is terrible. Holding exceeds 25 minutes!! Then you hang up.!!

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023


Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Dr Cabrera provided an outstanding service. He cares about the patient

Reviewed on Oct 30, 2023

Excellent job from DR AND STAFF

Reviewed on Oct 26, 2023

Dr. Cabrera shows great care and also explained everything in ways that I could understand about my condition and treatment moving forward.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

I'm very grateful to have Dr. Cabrera as my doctor. He's knowledgeable, shows interest in my concerns, and gives me confidence that I can rely on his expertise. Don't let him leave!!

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

A terrific provider. Very caring, took his time.

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2023

The physician, nurse, and staff at the desk were all courteous, efficient, and knowledgable, I would give them all a 5/5.

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Dr Cabrera is a very good doctor

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Great department and wonderful doctor

Reviewed on Oct 18, 2023

Marvelous and talented Doctor

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is great.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

Dr Cabrera was very professional and had a very experienced and delicate technique with dealing with a very sensitive area.

Reviewed on Oct 9, 2023

This was my first visit to see Dr Cabrera and his staff. I will definitely return here for future checkups and tests.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2023

You know what is a very good feeling! When you hear your doctor say "Oh yes I have done this type of surgery lots of times" That sends my confidence through the roof and my trust becomes strong.

Reviewed on Oct 4, 2023

What is so awesome about the Cleveland clinic is that they have everything under one roof. My Doctor needed a CAT scan for my procedure and was where do I have to go for this CAT scanBe I didn't have a clue and to my surprise he told me I can get it done right here at the Cleveland clinic. Wow!

Reviewed on Sep 11, 2023

I understand that after covid-19 every where is a Rollercoaster. I like the respect, courtesy and professionalism from all staff members, beginning with the registration process. I have to do my own on line appointment with doctor Cabrera. I know is getting better, and I'm glad because I rather have Cleveland Clinic to take care of my health.

Reviewed on Sep 6, 2023

The appt with Dr. Cabrera was excellent. Although he is a surgeon, he did not think at this time surgery was necessary. It is comforting that he could objectively review my situation and, in my opinion, do what was truly best for me. I am very thankful for his professionalism and concern.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2023

Kudos to the Urology Department. The staff are very professional and friendly. Dr. Cabrera is an excellent provider. He listens to my concerns in an unhurried manner. He answers all my questions and concerns in a professional manner. Very happy and satisfied with the care provided by Dr. Cabrera.

Reviewed on Aug 31, 2023

Good experience. Good doctor, speak clearly, and gave all the time I needed.

Reviewed on Aug 30, 2023

Dr. Cabrera was efficient In his explanation of my procedure and what to expect. He showed concern for my pending surgery and answered all questions asked.

Reviewed on Aug 23, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is very professional, concerned, and friendly.

Reviewed on Aug 17, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is the BEST UROLOGIST at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Cabrera has treated me as no other doctor has in my life; he is the most professional and experienced doctor, and the best caregiver in my prostate medical surgery and treatment over the years. CONGRATS to Dr. Cabrera for being a key doctor in the success of the Cleveland Clinic.

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023

The physician inspires trust. He answers my questions. I have full confidence in him as a surgeon.

Reviewed on Jul 21, 2023

Dr Cabrera reassured me that my issue was unremarkable and I need not be concerned.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2023

Dr. Cabrera and staff were very understanding and highly professional in their interactions with me.

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2023

Always a great experience with Dr. Cabrera the best urology in south Florida

Reviewed on Jul 20, 2023

Best doctor

Reviewed on Jul 19, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is the best!!!!

Reviewed on Jul 13, 2023

Other than keeping me waiting for 45 minutes and not getting an apology from Dr. Cabrera, the visit was not very pleasant, but professional. I suggest that the Dr. try a bit harder to be courteous to his patients.

Reviewed on Jul 10, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is very easy to speak with and shows a genuine concern for his patients.

Reviewed on Jun 26, 2023

Dr. Cabrera clearly explained the problem and treatment options. I've been his patient for years and have recommended him several times.

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2023

Dr Cabrera is an excellent human and professional human being. I traveled 4.5 hours to see him.

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2023

I would've liked to have Dr. Spending a little more time for the consultation.

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2023

I was having severe bleeding from my bladder when I arrived for an appointment with Dr Tobias. His nurse aide named Jane took it upon herself to locate a urologist on the same floor at Cleveland Clinic are arranged for an immediate appointment. Her interest in my health and her concern for me was above the call of duty. Thanks to her efforts I received the treatment necessary to resolve my situation. I can not thank her enough and she is certainly a credit to your clinic

Reviewed on Jun 12, 2023

Please note I did not have a scheduled appointment with Dr Cabrera it he disrupted his schedule to make the time to care for me. He made sure I received the necessary treatment and paved the way to get me scheduled for tests so that my condition could be fully resolved. I appreciate how he went out of his way to accommodate me at this unscheduled visit

Reviewed on May 11, 2023

He is an excellent doctor, with empathy for his patients, and possessed of excellent skills.

Reviewed on May 5, 2023

Dr. Cabrera listened to my questions and explained all the issues thoroughly. Dr. Cabrera is a true professional.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2023

Dr. Cabrera was professional, highly educated in his field and courteous.

Reviewed on Apr 26, 2023

The Dr. F. Cabrera answered all my questions with knowledge of the topic covered with great cortesy without haste

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2023

After having settled for a much later date in June, I was happy to receive a call-back from a nurse in Dr. Cabrera's office offering me a much earlier appointment date last Monday, which I gratefully accepted.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2023

I felt that the Dr. Gave me much personal attention, and tailored his guidance to meet my actual condition. I felt very confident that I was in the care of a very competent and caring doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 24, 2023

Have been in care of the Clinic's medical staff of Urology practice for many years since moving fromNJ in 2012. I have come to appreciate the excellence and professional, very personal attention I have received from the doctors, nurses and technicians associated with the practice.

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

Exceptionally informative and communicative doctor

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2023

It was my first time seeing Dr. Fernando Cabrera. He is an excellent Urologist, very knowledgeable. He listens your concerns and is willing to work with you and help ensure you are taken care of in a manner that's as comfortable as possible for you. I highly recommend him to my family and friends.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is a class doctor and everyone in that department is wonderful. Thank you.

Reviewed on Apr 19, 2023

Dr Cabrera is an outstanding physician. I know how very busy he is from having had two previous late-night urgent surgeries for stones. However, he always takes the time to listen, answer questions and make sure you understand plan of care. He is professional, kind, and a great physician and surgeon. I feel fortunate to have him as my doctor and he is a real credit to your hospital.

Reviewed on Apr 17, 2023

Dr. Castro is an excellent professional, extremely courteous and understanding. He always gives me the time , asked me many questions, explores with me the options and he is a very good listener.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2023

Did recommend Dr. Cabrera to a friend.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2023

As a retired physician who was employed by Cleveland Clinic, and who was a facilitator for the course required for all physicians on empathy, I can honestly say thst Dr. Cabrera is one of the finest physicians I have had the privledge to interact with. He is outstanding in all aspects.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is an outstanding physician and person.

Reviewed on Feb 22, 2023

De. Cabrera is a top notch doctor with tremendous bedside manners.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2023

I was referred by Dr Gans in WPB for acute urinary retention and it still took over 4 weeks to see Dr Cabrera.

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2023

These rating may improve over time as I am hoping for the best and looking forward to hearing from Dr Cabrera and scheduling the next procedure.

Reviewed on Feb 20, 2023

Excellent Provider

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2023

Dr Cabrera was attentive and really helped me

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2023

Excellent doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 3, 2023

Dr Cabrera great, follow up after surgery very poor

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is an excellent specialist. He always takes his time to inform and explain anything in related with my test results.

Reviewed on Jan 30, 2023

Dr. Cabrera, has always able to solve the medical problems that I am having.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is extremely talented. He made a prostate biopsy a totally painless procedure. I am a retired physician who trained at the Cleveland Clinic and was in staff at the Cleveland Clinic. I have worked with incredible physicians in my 35 year career and Dr. Cabrera is as fine a physician as I have ever encountered.

Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023

I have been most fortunate to have trained at the Cleveland Clinc, to have worked st the Cleveland Clinic, and now to be a patient at the Cleveland Clinic. Dr Cabrera is an outstanding physician, with not only great knowledge and judgement, but incredible empathy!

Reviewed on Jan 19, 2023

Dr Cabrera was as surprised as I was at the change in my appointment. His care during my cystoscopy and explanations were top rate, We had arrange to have this second test done and as a courtesy he had assisted in scheduling this. Apparently changes were made without his knowledge.

Reviewed on Jan 18, 2023

I am extremely pleased to have Dr. Cabrera as my Urologist.

Reviewed on Jan 12, 2023

Dr. Cabrera is excellent.

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Dr Cabbrera has a great bedside manner I feel very comfortable with him and can speak with him on any subject

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Dr Cabbrera I highly recommend he is a classy man thorough and polite I can't say enough he operated on my brother since died from MS he even asked about my brother an amazing Dr and amazing man

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2023

Very good service. Dr Cabrera and his team are excellent!

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2023

Cabrera could teach all doctors how to interact wonderfully with patients. He is a superior person!

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2023

First time seeing Dr. Cabrerra. He was wonderful, caring and spent sufficient time with me.

Reviewed on Jan 4, 2023

I Really enjoy my appointment with Dr. Cabrera

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2022

Dr. Cabrera is very knowledgeable and exact. I find him comfortable and know he'll take care of my health needs.

Reviewed on Dec 2, 2022

Dr Cabrera is very professional and knowledgeable, I can freely discuss my care with him bc he listens!!!

Reviewed on Nov 30, 2022

Dr Cabrera in my opinion is an excellent Healthcare provider. He is kind courteous and respectful. You can tell he has a lot of expertise in the field of Urology including his subspecialty.

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