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Juan Pretell, MD, Orthopaedic Surgery, Plantation, FL

JuanAbelardo AugustoPretellMD

Orthopaedic Surgery Plantation, FL

Musculoskeletal Oncology/Cancer, Pediatric Orthopedics

Chief of Musculoskeletal Oncology Surgery | Miami Cancer Institute | Baptist Health South Florida

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  • Juan Pretell, M.D., is a musculoskeletal oncology surgeon and the chief of musculoskeletal oncology surgery at Miami Cancer Institute. Dr. Pretell specializes in benign and malignant musculoskeletal tumors and skin cancers affecting the musculoskeletal system. He is fluent in English and Spanish.

    Prior to joining Miami Cancer Institute in 2022, Dr. Pretell worked at University of Miami where he was an Associate Professor of Orthopedic and Faculty of the Orthopedic Surgery residency program and Musculoskeletal Oncology Fellowship. He also was the director of clinical research in the Division of Musculoskeletal Oncology Surgery.

    Dr. Pretell’s research has been published in high-impact national and international orthopedic and oncology journals. He has been a speaker in national and international meetings, and faculty for international Musculoskeletal Oncology courses. He is an active member of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and fellow of the AAOS. He is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons.

Education & Training

  • University of Miami/Jackson Health System
    University of Miami/Jackson Health SystemFellowship, Musculoskeletal Oncology, 2013 - 2014
  • University of Tennessee
    University of TennesseeFellowship, Pediatric Orthopaedics, 2012 - 2013
  • Cayetano Heredia University
    Cayetano Heredia UniversityClass of 2003

Certifications & Licensure

  • FL State Medical License
    FL State Medical License 2014 - 2024
  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Orthopaedic Surgery

Publications & Presentations


Other Languages

  • Spanish