Notes From Patients of
Dr. Hernandez


May 24, 2017

“Excellent support given before and after surgery. Felt well taken care of. Happy with results and care I received. OUTSTANDING!!!” – N.T.



March 13, 2017

“I can’t stress enough how happy I am with all phases of my surgery. From Melanie at the beginning of the process, to the surgery by Dr. Hernandez, this was one of the best decisions I ever made.” – C.P.



March 1, 2017

“Excellent – very pleased with results. Very natural looking.” – N.B.



February 27, 2017

“Dr. Hernandez, Melanie and staff welcomed me into their family with open arms. I always felt comforted and well-informed throughout my entire facelift procedure. I am thrilled with my results and quick recovery. Dr. Hernandez is a brilliant, gifted surgeon, artist and caregiver. A true genius! P.S. – My husband is thrilled too! He loves Dr. Hernandez and Melanie and loves my “natural” look! Thank You!” – S.H.



January 17, 2017

“Excellent experience from beginning to end!! I love my results and would highly recommend Dr. Hernandez to anyone who is considering facial surgery.” – K.P.



January 4, 2017

Dear Dr. Hernandez and Melanie
“I can’t thank you enough for your care throughout my entire experience at your office. I am beyond pleased with my results and by your patience and kindness. I know I made the right decision back in the 90’s as well as this time!!” – B.S.



August 8, 2016

“The skill, the genuine warmth/care/concern/follow-up/personal touch… I simply could not be happier. Sincerely!” – S.H.



July 25, 2016

“Everyone involved was very professional and personable which made for a most positive experience. I will and have recommended you to everyone I know! You are wonderful!!” – J.L.



May 11, 2016

“Dr. Hernandez & her staff were wonderful throughout. I couldn’t be more pleased with my results and I always had someone answering any questions or concerns that arose. Her talent is phenomenal and I feel / look like myself again.” – M.B.



April 12, 2016

“Melanie & Dr. H = Team Awesome. Melanie with her patience, kindness, support & professionalism gets you in the O.R. and then Dr. H – does her MAGIC!!!! Talent, Expertise, Kindness = Fabulous Outcome.” – J.B.



December 15, 2015

“I can honestly say that I had a phenomenal experience with Dr. Hernandez and her staff. Getting to know Melanie at the front desk has been a pleasure. She is always available to answer my questions when I call. I am so impressed with Dr. Hernandez. She has the perfect bed side manner, and her surgical skills are top notch! I am beyond pleased with my results and I highly recommend her to anyone.” – D.G.



November 12, 2015

“Dr. Hernandez and her team were amazing. The entire process reflected Dr. Hernandez’s attention to detail. I would recommend her to anyone interested in facial surgery.” – S.F.H.



October 29, 2015

“A painless experience! Was ready for the worst, all for not. Dr. Hernandez and Melanie are the best. Did not take a single pain pill! Very very happy with the results. Look totally refreshed! The same me, only well rested!” – K.B.



May 21, 2015

“I have read all the beautiful letters from your patients and anything I could say would only diminish how I feel about the experience, the care, the staff, and of course the amazing results! I am so happy.” – J.V.



May 13, 2015

“I am so grateful that I went to the best doctor. She is wonderful. My healing process was so fast as well.” – R.L.



May 5, 2015

“I was so impressed with Dr. Hernandez from the moment I met her and she did not disappoint. She was beyond thorough in every way and took a lot of time with me at every visit. She cared about my concerns but was clear about what I needed to look my best. She was in charge! My results are fantastic!! She is truly an ARTIST with a great talent and love for what she does.” – B.A.



April 22, 2015

“Everything stood out with my experience. Triple A Plus from consultation through post-op care.” – L.G.



January 6, 2015

“I was apprehensive about the surgery for a long time and now when I see my results, I wonder what took me so long! Dr. Hernandez and her staff are the best ever and I sincerely appreciate how they have supported me pre, during and post my procedure.” – M.S.



December 20, 2014

“Thank you Dr. Hernandez for your most professional and caring way you treated me. My results are exactly what I wanted. I am beyond pleased and my husband is thrilled.” – J.D.



November 25, 2014

“Very easy surgery and post op. Whole office very accommodating and helpful. Happy with whole experience.” – P.C.



September 30, 2014

“Dr. Hernandez is fantastic! In her gentle way, she instructs you on what the procedure will entail and exudes confidence in being able to produce the results you want. I love that she does all the aftercare too!” – J.E.



August 19, 2014

“A non-stressful surgical experience with a wonderful result due to excellent doctor, private facility and caring staff.” – L.P.



July 15, 2014

“Six-star service and staff. Attention to detail and level of care made me feel safe, and I know I will be happy for years to come.” – M.F.G.



May 21, 2014

“Dear Dr. Hernandez, Your artistic eye and unparalleled surgical expertise is the best in the land. Add that to the great professional team you have assembled and the concern and care that you give to your patient. The results are always great. Thanks so much!” – A.J.L.



April 15, 2014

“The caring and support by Vivian and the anesthesiologist…and all the employees were incredible. I would recommend to everyone I know to go there. Thank you.” – N.R.



April 8, 2014

“Pass the good news on to our friends. Everyone and everything was perfect.” – A.R.



March 3, 2014

“Thank you!!! Dr. Hernandez, what can I say – you were right! Everything will be fine. I could go on and on. All the anxiety I had was a waste of energy – you told me not to worry, and again, you were correct. Thank you!” – A.M.Z.



December 23, 2013

“A truly phenomenal experience. Impeccable professionalism with dedicated, caring staff! I am grateful and appreciative, and I must add, spoiled.” – A.C.



December 19, 2013

“I feel and look fantastic, so natural. I am so happy that I did this! Thank you for all of your wonderful attention. You’re the best – staff included.” –R.C.F.



October 23, 2013

“The minute you walk into the office, you are greeted by a big smile from Melanie (the patient concierge). Engaging, helpful, and an indication of a well-run office. Dr. H. – a perfectionist and artist. As a bonus, my husband always felt that he could contact the Dr. without hesitancy. Spouses are ‘partners’ in caregiving and post-op, and mine was comforted by Dr. Hernandez’s availability 24/7. Thanks for a ‘new me.’ A little comfort is worth it all.” – C.D.



October 17, 2013

“My experience with Dr. Hernandez and Staff was exceptional. The caring manner of Dr. Hernandez is overwhelming.” – E.S.



October 2, 2013

Thank you for giving me back 10 years of my life. Time is something one never gets back. Your talent is an amazing gift. I will always love you!” – B.B.



August 10, 2013

“I love that I still look like ‘me,’ only a younger ‘me!’” – J.C.D.



May 23, 2013

“Upon entering the office, I was greeted by Melanie (patient concierge) with a positive and reassuring message about my decision to consult with Dr. Hernandez. I had met several other doctors and upon meeting Dr. Hernandez, I knew she was the one for me. Her focused analysis, course of action, and gentle nature put me at ease. The facility, pre and post-op care were outstanding. I put my trust in Dr. Hernandez’s professional skills, and she performed magnificently. I am well on my way to seeing that all of my goals have been achieved!” – C.S.



August 6, 2103

“Your office is first class, professional, and I am extremely happy with my results. I did not need to worry in advance.” – J.M.



July 17, 2013

“Could not have been better.” – N.L.B.



June 13, 2013

“Dr. Hernandez was fantastic! I couldn’t have asked for a better experience! I felt very comfortable and very happy with my results! Thank you so much!” – C.S.



March 17, 2013

“After meeting Dr. Hernandez and her staff, my ‘fears’ of having surgery were eased. This is the best gift that I have given myself. Thank you!” – L.M.B.



December 7, 2012

“As a doctor, I relied on the recommendations of other physicians who said that Dr. Hernandez was ‘The Best,’ and I was very satisfied.” – C.L.



October 29, 2012

“Dr. Hernandez is a perfectionist. Everything went perfectly – I look great. Thank you so much.” – M.F.



October 5, 2012

“I was quite nervous and appreciated the concern that Dr. Hernandez showed me. Her personal care is very special and complete. Melanie also takes time for any questions you have.” – R.K.L.



July 19, 2012

“Dr. Hernandez walked me through the entire process and was always reassuring and compassionate. She understood my objective and offered suggestions to achieve the look that I wanted. Everyone involved with the surgery and all staff went above and beyond my expectations.” – T.K.



July 9, 2012

“The pre-op, the surgical procedure, and post-op were all PERFECT! Above my expectations! I am thrilled with my face; it’s exactly what I hoped for. Dr. Vivian Hernandez is superb!” – L.K.



June 6, 2012

“Entering the office of Dr. Hernandez is a most comforting experience. I had my first surgery 16 years ago with the best results. She is a great surgeon and a wonderful person. I am still with her. This says it all!” – J.G.



May 20, 2012

“I had damaged my skin from years of sun exposure. Under those circumstances, Dr. Hernandez said she would do the best that she could. WOW! The results were spectacular! Dr. Hernandez is truly an artist.” – A.L.R.



May 2, 2012

“The surgery went perfectly. No pain at all – lying on my back was the worst part. I look natural, not overdone, just look rested, and 10 years younger. Dr. Hernandez is an artist and a wonderful surgeon and a fantastic person. I would recommend her to anyone who needs their face done.” – N.G.



May 1, 2012

“Dr. Hernandez’s sincerity in her concern for her patients is incredible. Her professionalism is beyond reproach.” – J.M.



April 24, 2012

“Dr. Hernandez and her staff were genuinely concerned about my well-being before and after surgery; especially throughout. I didn’t feel as if I was on an assembly line. Extremely personable.” – L.B.



April 17, 2012

“Dr. V.H. was recommended by a dear friend. I am so very glad I became a patient. Not only was the result wonderful, but Dr. V.H. and her whole staff took very good care of me. Not only is Dr. V.H. a great surgeon, but a caring and patient human being. Thanks for everything.” – A.M.H.



March 20, 2012

“I am extremely pleased with the results of my facial surgery. Melanie, the receptionist, was friendly and always available. The night nurse was very accommodating with all my post-operative needs. The instruction pamphlet was very helpful in the step by step process. I like the way Dr. Hernandez keeps the results natural-looking and not pulled.” – D.S.



February 7, 2012

“Very well-run office, appointment times always on time. Very thoughtful consultations; all steps of the process well-explained and outstanding results.” – J.D.



February 7, 2012

“Dr. Hernandez is a true artist. Everyone connected with her practice has made this a wonderful experience, ultimately.” – S.F.H.



February 2, 2012

“Dr. Hernandez is a serious and dedicated professional. I would recommend her without hesitation.” – S.K.



September 26, 2011

“Beside the fact that I was very, very pleased with the results, I was impressed with the attention that I received with post-operative details.” – J.F.M.



October 25, 2011

“Could not be happier with my results. Dr. Hernandez is the BEST. I will recommend her to all my clients.” – S.S.



August 18, 2011

“I wouldn’t trust my face with anyone else.” – J.H.



October 11, 2011

“Dr. Hernandez stands out in her field not only for the quality of her work, which is outstanding, but from pre-op through post-op follow-through. Never misses a beat in maintaining patient’s sense of importance.” – C.N.




  • American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
  • American Society of Plastic Surgeons
  • American Board of Plastic Surgery
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Certified Expert Injector

Surgical Training:

  • Aesthetic Fellow at New York University Hospital / Manhattan Eye, Ear & Throat Hospital
  • Aesthetic Fellow at Drs. Baker & Gordon in Miami
  • Residency at University of Illinois Hospital at Chicago
  • General Surgery Training at Cornell University Teaching Hospital

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