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.

Dr. Pretell’s approach to patient care is to view patients and their families as his own family members. He is honest and open about the diagnosis and the treatment options available with the most current, evidence-based medicine.

When he is not treating patients, Dr. Pretell enjoys going to arcades, cooking classes and entertainment activities with his oldest stepson and his triplets, watching movies with his oldest daughter, traveling and taking beach walks with his wife. He is also an avid World Cup soccer fan.


  • General Surgery

    A general surgeon is a medical professional who performs surgery on patients. General surgeons typically perform common surgeries and have attended college and medical school to learn the skills needed to perform them successfully. They also care for their patients before and after operations and can give an accurate prognosis after the surgery is complete and the patient has had time to heal.

  • Orthopedics

    An orthopedic doctor is a medical professional who has the education and skill to treat patients who are suffering from problems affecting the orthopedic system – bones, joints, muscles, ligaments, tendons, and nerves. They can diagnose health problems, repair broken bones, and help treat pain and mobility disorders caused by health problems or illnesses.

  • Credentials




    Patient reviews of Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, MD


    FAQs about Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, Md

    Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, MD generally accepts new patients.

    Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, MD has not indicated on the profile that their office offers tele-health visits. You can call their office to find out more about telehealth visits.

    Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, MD has not indicated on the profile that their office offers same day appointments. You can call their office to find out more about same day appointments.

    You can request appointment via HealthSoul or contact their office.

    The top specialties of Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, MD include Orthopedics, General Surgery

    You can make payment via cash, credit card or debit card.

    The office is located at 1228 South Pine Island Road in Plantation, FL.

    Dr. Juan Abelardo Augusto Pretell, MD accepts various types of health insurance, but individual coverage may be variable. You should check with your health insurance whether the particular doctor is in network or not.

    Rectal Fistula, Pancreatic pseudocyst, Biliary Tract Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Gallstones, Hernias, Pancreas Cancer, Stomach surgery, Thyroid surgery, Lower Back Pain, Rotator cuff tear, Knee Meniscus Tear, Achilles Tendinitis, Back Pain, Cubital tunnel syndrome, Elbow Pain, Fracture, Hip Pain, Joint Pain, Bone cancer, Knee Pain, Dislocated joint, Shoulder Pain, Osteomyelitis, Sports Injuries, Sprains, Anterior cruciate ligament(ACL) tear, Golfer's elbow, Epicondylitis, Hand fracture, Arm fracture, Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Rupture

    Loading ads...
    No ads


    Do You Have Questions About Healthcare? ASK A QUESTION

    Loading ads...
    No ads

    Privacy Policy

    As part of my use of HealthSoul, I acknowledge the use of my information will be processed in accordance with the HealthSoul Privacy Policy and Terms of Service. By clicking "Accept", I am hereby providing consent to this use and agree to all of the terms and conditions.