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Department Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, Spanish
Surgeon No
Locations Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Blood Tests
  • Continuous Glucose Monitoring
  • Diabetes - Care & Treatment
  • Diabetes - Management
  • Insulin Pumps
  • Islet Cell Transplant Evaluation and Testing
  • Radioactive Iodine Treatment
  • Thyroid Aspiration
  • Thyroid Ultrasound
  • Thyroid Ultrasound And Biopsy
View all 10 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acromegaly
  • Addison's Disease
  • Adrenal disorders
  • Adrenal Hyperplasia
  • Adrenal insufficiency
  • Adrenal Mass
  • Adrenal Tumors
  • Adrenocortical Carcinoma
  • Amenorrhea
  • Beta-cell disorders
  • Calcium Disorders
  • Carcinoid Syndrome
  • Conn's Syndrome
  • Cushing's Syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes - Complications
  • Diabetes - Type 1
  • Diabetes - Type 2
  • Diabetes - Types
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes, Gestational
  • Empty sella
  • Familial Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia
  • Galactorrhea
  • Goiter
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth hormone deficiency
  • Growth hormone excess
  • Hirsutism
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hyperandrogenism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hypercortisolism
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Hypertension - High Blood Pressure
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Hypocortisolism
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypophysitis
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Infertility: Is it Stress Related? - Causes Of
  • Klinefelter Syndrome
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia Syndrome (MEN)
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Panhypopituitarism
  • Paraganglioma
  • Parathyroid Cancer
  • Parathyroid Disease Description
  • Pheochromocytoma
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Pituitary Hormone Deficiency
  • Pituitary Tumors
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
  • Primary Hyperaldosteronism
  • Prolactin Excess States
  • Prolactinoma
  • Thyroid and pregnancy
  • Thyroid Cancer
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroid Masses
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Thyroiditis
  • Zollinger-Ellison Syndrome
View all 68 Specialties +
Insurance

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Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights

Appointed
2017

Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
Cleveland, OH USA
2015

Residency - Cleveland Clinic Florida
Internal Medicine
Weston, FL USA
2013

Medical Education - Ross University School of Medicine
Roseau, Dominica
2010

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine - Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Internal Medicine

Specialty Interests

pituitary disorders, adrenal disorders, hyperaldosteronism/Conn syndrome, Cushing’s syndrome, acromegaly, prolactinomas, endocrine disorders in pregnancy, gestational diabetes mellitus, Graves’ disease, hirsutism, parathyroid and calcium disorders and obesity.

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.

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 9/11/2020, Dr. Arce 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

349 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
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

63 Patient Comments

Reviewed on May 7, 2021

the doctor was very nice

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2021

she is an extremely compassionate and caring doctor.

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2021

Dr Arce and staff are very helpful

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2021

Top notch doctor

Reviewed on Apr 20, 2021

I was very happy with my treatment I love my doctors

Reviewed on Apr 14, 2021

Wonderful Doctor

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2021

Dr Arce is Excellent. She has helped me sooo much and made me a true believer in second opinions.

Reviewed on Mar 30, 2021

Dr. Arce is great. She listens to my concerns and tries to help me the best she can.

Reviewed on Mar 29, 2021

Dr. Arce always super polite and friendly, very thorough with discussing my condition and ebb and flow of treatment. offers direct and positive feedback on my self-care practices. I normally feel as I received care that counted and was completely supportive of my diabetic condition and lifestyle.

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2021

I have been working with Dr Arce for the past 4 years and she is Awesome!! Dr. Arce is easy to talk to, explains my condition and listens to me. She is great at following up and is always readily available.

Reviewed on Mar 16, 2021

Dr Arce always takes her time and explains everything. Shes a pleasure to have as my endocrinologist.

Reviewed on Feb 23, 2021

excellent service. very good doctor and very helpful

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

Dr. Arce was very thorough and caring as to my health concerns. She took her time and answered all my questions. Thank you.

Reviewed on Feb 18, 2021

Dr Arce is the very best. Everyone I talk to I tell them about her

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

Excellent Doctor.

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2021

loved assistant and Dr Aece

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2021

I don't usually score all 5's but I have no choice at this time. Everything exceeded my expectations, which I base upon other experiences with appointment and other health care providers.

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

My experience with Dr Arce was very instructive, compassionate and very welcoming

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

it is always so easy to schedule appointments with Dr Arce

Reviewed on Feb 15, 2021

Dr Arce listens to my concerns and carefully explains everything to me. she is very personable and I am always at ease when I speak with her. she is simply the best endocrinologist.

Reviewed on Feb 9, 2021

I have faith in Dr. Arce.

Reviewed on Feb 4, 2021

Love Dr. Arce. She is wonderful.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2021

Dr Arce is very professional but is also kind, well spoken & her instructions are easily understood.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2021

Dr. Arce is personable, thorough, and empathetic. she has helped me get rid of diabetes.

Reviewed on Jan 26, 2021

Dr. Arce is very nice and patient. she listens well and communicates well.

Reviewed on Jan 25, 2021

so happy to have the visit with Dr Arce and the follow up with nurse practitioner. addressed all my concerns and have appeared to solved my problem.

Reviewed on Jan 20, 2021

sharp and accurate. blood test results were given promptly. medications were called in.appreciate Dr Arce expertise.

Reviewed on Jan 15, 2021

care provider was excellent.

Reviewed on Jan 11, 2021

Dr. Karla Arce has changed my medical situation since I started seen her. it has improved and I will continue to keep working with her.

Reviewed on Dec 24, 2020

My diabetes is a work in progress, but Dr. Arce always asks for my input or is curious about the trends she she's in my readings. She does not bash your esteem if you fall off track and encourages you on how to better move through the peaks and valleys of blood sugar readings. Informative about medications and conversational about the doses she suggests. Great person behind the coat, great Doctor in it!

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Dr Arce was very thorough. she spoke in length about my condition and answered all my questions. I am very happy with her! I would highly recommend!

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2020

Dr. Arce is so thorough and caring.

Reviewed on Dec 4, 2020

Dr Arce is a top notch physician. I drive 1 1/2 hours each way to see her!

Reviewed on Nov 19, 2020

DR Arce was very knowledgeable and super nice. I felt very comfortable on my 1st endocrinologist visit.

Reviewed on Nov 5, 2020

Dr Arce is doing a great job in taking care of me. She is thorough and caring. When I ask a question she explains the answer for me.

Reviewed on Nov 3, 2020

I really love having Dr. Arce as my physician. she is always so pleasant and makes me feel like "family".

Reviewed on Oct 23, 2020

I'm very happy with the care and treatment provided by Dr Arce. Dr Arce is very knowledge and pleasant. she listens to your concerns. I could not ask for a better endocrinologist

Reviewed on Oct 20, 2020

The new telehealth platform has been an excellent experience and gives ease of access to my doctor.

Reviewed on Oct 19, 2020

the doctor took more time to listen to me and ask questions than any doctor EVER! she was amazing.

Reviewed on Oct 14, 2020

My experience from booking the appointment to seeing the doctor was pleasant and professional.

Reviewed on Oct 8, 2020

Dr. Arce is fantastic! She took the time to listen to my symptoms and concerns, she provided detailed explanations to my questions and also explained the course of action/next steps. I felt she cared about what I had to say and found a way forward that would address my concerns. Also, I was impressed that by the time she came into the exam room she brought herself up to speed with the details of my prior visits/issues. I highly recommend her.

Reviewed on Oct 6, 2020

Very impressed with MD ability to connect with the patient concerns. She is the BEST

Reviewed on Sep 29, 2020

Dr. Arce is an excellent Doctor Who always listens to me and we discussed the best treatment for me

Reviewed on Sep 25, 2020

dr arce was very warm and put me st ease immediately. she was clear and patient in her directions. the nurse was very helpful also.

Reviewed on Sep 23, 2020

dr. arce is always wonderful. Even though i moved farther away, i continue to see her.

Reviewed on Sep 21, 2020

Provider was the best.

Reviewed on Sep 18, 2020

Dr. Arce is the best doctor I've ever had. She was wonderful bedside manner and is never in a rush to move on from me

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Dr Arcie is fantastic.

Reviewed on Sep 17, 2020

Dr. Karla Arce is very good doctor

Reviewed on Sep 16, 2020

very happy with the doctor

Reviewed on Aug 21, 2020

very pleased with Dr Arce's knowledge and making changes to my medication regiment which is starting to improve my health little by little.

Reviewed on Aug 20, 2020

The Dr was one of the best I have seen in years. Thorough, patient, listening and extremely helpful

Reviewed on Aug 18, 2020

Dr. Arce is wonderful. she always spends the time to explain and work with me on what I am comfortable with. I recommend her whenever am asked about an endocrinologist

Reviewed on Aug 5, 2020

Dr. Arce is the best. She takes the time to explain everything you need to know. She goes over all the test results with details needed and tries to get me the best care for my problem.

Reviewed on Jul 30, 2020

Excellent care! Dr Arce is the best!

Reviewed on Jul 16, 2020

Doctor Arce was very understanding and explained everything in detail

Reviewed on Jul 9, 2020

Dr. Arce is very good

Reviewed on Jun 19, 2020

Dr Arce is easy to discuss difficulties and she celebrates wins. She is caring and interested. She will absolutely continue to be my Dr for the duration! please give her an A+++++!

Reviewed on Jun 18, 2020

would not trade Dr. Arce for anyone else. excellent physician and personable

Reviewed on Jun 16, 2020

Dr Arce is excellent - asset to your hospital

Reviewed on Jun 15, 2020

everything went well...Dr Arce is the best Endo, that I ever visited, out of at least a dozen since 1993

Reviewed on Jun 11, 2020

Thanks to Dr Arce my sugar level are coming down. I been visiting arrow 10 differs Drs in town since I start on medication for Diabetes and is the first time a Dr can help me

Reviewed on Jun 10, 2020

really loved everyone. all the offices staff and doctors should be like this one

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