Mary A. Cross, MD

Family Medicine
9485 Southwest 72nd Street Suite A195
Miami, FL 33173 Get Directions
Mary A. Cross, MD
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Annual Membership Fee

495.00 every 3 months **
990.00 every 6 months **
1,980.00 each year **

My Philosophy and Approach to Wellness...

It has been my pleasure to have been able to practice "Marcus Welby" type of good old -fashioned family medicine for many years. I have been privileged to have known my patients and their families also as friends and neighbors, as teammates, and as colleagues. It is that doctor-patient relationship which gives perspective and insight into healthcare that cannot be taught in medical schools or in residency programs. Now, more than ever, in the face of change and upheaval in medicine, staying well has taken on new importance. Being "all that you can be" no longer applies just too young, healthy military recruits. It is the new motto for all of us. We are living in the information age. We have the ability to use technology to our advantage. We can blend the most advanced medical research and testing with the tried and true doctor-patient team approach. We can count our calories and cook and eat from healthier menus. We can walk, run, aerobicize, or choose an exercise program to plan our attack on individual illnesses. At the same time we, together, can be planning our course for wellness. In this fast-paced era of instant-messaging, it is essential to spend time addressing your health. There is nothing more important.

Dr. Cross' Credentials

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US Government Service

Indian Health Service
Neah Bay, WA

USPHS Hospital
Norfolk, VA

USPHS Hospital
Nassau Bay, TX

United States Public Health Service Hospital
New Orleans, LA

Medical School:
University of Missouri - Columbia
Columbia, MO
Doctorate of Medicine 1976

Northwest Missouri State University
Maryville, MO
Bachelor of Science, Chemistry 1971
Graduated with Highest Honors

Baptist Hospital of Miami
America's Top Family Doctors, Consumers' Research Council of America 2007-2013
Finalist Physician of the Year, Memorial Hermann Hospital - Southeast 2008-2009
America's Best Physicians, National Consumer Advisory Board, 2017
Memorial Hermann Hospital - Southeast
- Chairman, Bylaws Committee 2012-2013
University of Texas Health Science Center
- Clinical Professor, Family Practice, 1980-present
University of Texas Medical Branch
- Clinical Professor, Family Practice, 1996-present
Memorial Hermann Hospital System
- Chairman, Credentials Committee 2005-2008 and 2012-2013
University of Virginia School of Medicine
- Clinical Professor, Family Practice, 1977-1979
- Chairman, Market Quality Committee 2011-2012
- Board of Directors 2007-2013
- Chief of Staff 2009-2010
- Chairman, Medical Staff Quality Committee 2006
- Chairman, Department of Family Practice 2005
Memorial Hermann Healthnet Providers
- Chariman , Credentials Committee 2012-2013
- Board of Directors 2004-2013
- Chairman, Clinical Integration Committee 2008
American Association of Physician Specialists
Texas Medical Association
Florida Medical Association

Testimonials from patients of Dr. Cross

from Julie in FL June 25, 2022 for Mary A. Cross, MD

Joining MDVIP was the best thing I ever did. When my other primary Dr retired, I was looking for someone around my neighborhood. Dr Cross' name came up in a search, and that's when I learned of MDVIP. I was quick to join and got my first physical shortly after that. Dr Cross did my bloodwork and all the physical tests. After my tests, she called me in and explained everything to me (in terms I… See more

from Sally in FL January 14, 2021 for Mary A. Cross, MD

My husband and I are seniors who have the utmost confidence in our doctor. She is readily available and our physical exams are the most extensive we have ever had in our lives. The office keeps us updated in this Pandemic time which is reassuring. Whenever we call, Nancy or Karen are so pleasant, friendly and never rush you in conversation. In this tense time, we feel reassured that we… See more

from Robin in FL March 15, 2020 for Mary A. Cross, MD

I have been with Dr. Mary Cross a number of years. She has always been available, professional, and ready to listen. I have her cell number and have called her on several occasions. She has always answered promptly, and has provided information and guidance.

from Jon in FL March 12, 2020 for Mary A. Cross, MD

I am 77 years old with several chronic health issues. I joined MDVIP 5-6 years ago. My original MDVIP doctor, who I greatly admired and appreciated, retired and Dr. Mary Cross moved from Texas to take over his practice. From my first meeting with Dr. Cross to the present day, I couldn't be happier or more pleased with her skill and expertise. She is an extraordinarily caring… See more

from patricia in FL March 11, 2020 for Mary A. Cross, MD

My son was was not doing well and i called Dr Cross and took him to the hospital. he was diagnosed with a sugar of over 600 and never was diabetic before. She was with me on the phone and via text the whole time he was in the hospital to see how he was doing and to make sure that things were going well and to make sure that he had the proper care and doctors around. she helped me and my… See more

from David in FL March 11, 2020 for Mary A. Cross, MD

Dr. Cross took over my old friend and Dr. David Glabman's practice, and we stayed with her. At the time, I was married to a woman near my age, and starting to feel the effects of aging. Under Dr. Cross's care, my health greatly improved, and I was able to leave my wife of many years and marry a 25 year younger Victoria's Secret model. Ok -- so I made that part up. But what'… See more

from Caroljean in FL March 18, 2018 for Mary A. Cross, MD

I am very happy to have Doctor Mary Cross as my primary care physician. She is a doctor who listens,who welcomes questions, and has a wide body of both professional and practical knowledge that she shares generously. She is always pleasant and calm as is her special dog who greets each visitor (patient) and accompanies her as she sees those patients.Finally,she sets the tone for her office… See more

from Demetrio in FL March 1, 2018 for Mary A. Cross, MD

I am 62 yrs old and have had some health issues the last 4 months. I cannot imagine having anybody but Dr Cross as my lead doctor. You can notice the peace & harmony in her office as her staff is engaged, cheerful, and effective (her staff is also exceptional). In this age of assembly line medical practice, Dr Cross stands out as a caring, competent, and professional physician. Nothing but… See more