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Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Enrique Hernandez, MD, FACOG, FACS

Enrique Hernandez
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Gynecologic Oncology, Gynecology

64 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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Clinical Interests
  • Gynecologic oncology
  • Abnormal PAP smears
  • Cervical cancer and its precursors
  • Endometrial cancer
  • Vulvar cancer
  • Gestational trophoblastic neoplasia (GTN)
  • Gynecologic robotic surgery
Research Interests
  • Clinical trials on gynecologic malignancies
  • Evaluation and management of abnormal PAP smears
  • Cervical cancer and its precursors
  • Spanish
  • MD, University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Fellowship, Gynecologic Oncology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
  • Residency, OB-GYN, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
Additional Training
  • Dr. Hernandez has completed Safe Zone training to learn about LGBTQ identities, gender and sexuality, and examine prejudice, assumptions, and privilege. He welcomes patients from the LGBTQ community in his practice.
Board Certification
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Gynecologic Oncology
  • Regent, Board of Regents, American College of Surgeons
  • Board Member, Board of Trustees, College of Physicians of Philadelphia
  • Board Member, Philadelphia Area Board, American Cancer Society
  • Past Board Member, East Central Division, American Cancer Society
  • Past Trustee, Board of Trustees, Pennsylvania Medical Society
  • Past Second Vice-President, American Cancer Society
  • Past President, Philadelphia County Medical Society
  • Past President, Mid-Atlantic Gynecologic Oncology Society
  • Past President, Obstetrical Society of Philadelphia
  • Past President, Metropolitan Philadelphia Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  • Past President, Society of Ibero-American Medical Professionals
  • Past President, Pennsylvania Division, American Cancer Society
  • Past Board Member, Pennsylvania Division, American Cancer Society
  • Past Governor, American College of Surgeons
  • Past Chair, By-Laws Committee, Society of Gynecologic Oncologists
Awards and Honors
  • CRISTOL AWARD of the Philadelphia County Medical Society, 2018
  • Top Doctors, Gynecologic Oncology, Philadelphia magazine, 1991-2021
  • Citizen of the Year Award, Concilio (Council of Spanish speaking Organizations of Philadelphia), 2015
  • Top Doctors, Philadelphia Life/Suburban Life, 2015
  • Best Doctors for Women, Philadelphia Life Magazine, July 2013
  • Named Among the Most Influential Latinos in the Delaware Valley, 2012
  • St. George National American Cancer Society Award in Recognition of Distinguished Service in Achieving the Society's Strategic Goals, 2011
  • U.S. News & World Report Best Doctors, 2011, 2012
  • Best Doctors in America®, Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2011-2012, 2013, 2015-2016, 2017-2018, 2019-2020
  • Top Doctors, Delaware Valley Consumer's Checkbook, 2015
  • Consumers' Guide to Top Doctors, 2009
  • Guide to America's Top Oncologists, Consumers' Research Council of America, 2009, 2012
  • Delaware Valley Top Doctors, Consumers' Checkbook Magazine (as chosen by their peers), 2007
  • Guide to America's Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2006
  • Guide to America's Top Physicians, Consumer's Research Council of America, 2005
  • Honorary Professor, Mexican College of Colposcopy and Lower Genital Tract Pathology, 2004
  • Nominee, American Association of Medical Colleges Humanism in Medicine Award, 2001
  • National Award for Excellence in Teaching, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Temple University Hospital, 2001
  • Who's Who in America, 2000-2005, 2012, 2013, 2015
  • Volunteer Achievement Award, American Cancer Society Pennsylvania Division-Southeast Region, 2000
  • Top Doctors for Women, Philadelphia magazine, 2000
  • Crusaders Ball Honoree for Service to the Society, American Cancer Society, 1999
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, Association of Professors of Gynecology & Obstetrics, 1998
  • Listed in Good Housekeeping as One of the 401 Best Physicians for Women in the United States, 1997
  • National Award for Excellence in Teaching, Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Medical College of Pennsylvania, 1994
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, 1976
  • Beta Beta Beta Biological Honor Society, 1971

About Me 
I specialize in comprehensive, compassionate care of women with gynecologic cancer and pre-cancerous conditions, using the most up-to-date and sophisticated diagnostic and treatment tools.


Office Locations

Temple OB/GYN

Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3401 N. Broad Street

Outpatient Building, 7th Floor (Zone B)

Philadelphia, PA 19140


Fox Chase Cancer Center at Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3401 N. Broad Street
Ambulatory Care Center, 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19140

Temple Gynecologic Oncology at Holy Redeemer

Holy Redeemer Hospital
1650 Huntingdon Pike
Medical Office Building
Suite 118
Meadowbrook, PA 19046

ratings & reviews


Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.


4.90 / 5.0


Give easy to understand instruction
Provider expl in way you understand
Provider listen carefully to you
Show respect for what you say
Spend enough time with you
May 18, 2021

Dr. Hernandez is a great doctor and one of the best. His nurse is very good and helpful and cares about you

March 24, 2021

All went very well.

March 16, 2021

The best medical attention that I was able to receive... THANK YOU.

January 28, 2021

Dr. Hernandez, Nurse [...], [...] at reception all exceptional.

December 14, 2020

Dr. Hernandez, his medical team, as well as the Temple staff members were wonderful! They all made me feel safe, and at ease, while I was there.

November 18, 2020

I'm very happy Dr. Hernandez is my doctor.

November 3, 2020

I am visiting Dr. Hernandez for the last 24 years and was always very satisfied with him and his staff.

October 16, 2020

I always have a very good experience with Dr. Enrique Hernandez and will recommend him to others.

September 28, 2020

Dr. Enrique Hernandez has been my ObGyn doctor for many years . Dr. Hernandez is a wonderful doctor . He is very caring, listen very carefully to what I have to say and shows empathy.As a bilingual person, I enjoyed very much the fact that I'm able to communicate with Dr. Hernandez I'm my native language. I love him .

September 4, 2020

Beautiful experience love my doctor - and nurses.

August 25, 2020

Dr. Hernandez is an excellent doctor; knowledgeable and compassionate. His new nurse called me immediately to provide results - great team. Thank you all!

August 6, 2020

I like Dr. Hernandez very well and his staff.

June 2, 2020

Dr. Hernandez & his staff are always friendly & helpful!

February 14, 2020

Very good experience. Dr. Hernandez is the best, his staff is very good also.

February 3, 2020

Excellent experience with doctor and staff