If your child was born with or has developed an endocrine condition, like diabetes, you want care from a team you can trust. At University of Miami Health System, your child receives top-notch care delivered by experienced pediatric endocrinologists. Pediatric endocrinologists specialize in caring for children who have conditions that affect their hormones and growth.
Our team works with other pediatric doctors, nurses, and health care professionals to offer a comprehensive approach to your child's care. Our board-certified pediatric endocrinologists treat children at a variety of pediatric hospitals in Miami-Dade County and South Florida, including Holtz Children’s Hospital and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. We specialize in treating children of all ages, from newborns to teens.
Conditions and Treatments
- Abnormal Weight Gain
- Cancer of the Endocrine System
- Disorders of Bone, Growth, Pancreas, and Thyroid
- Early or Delayed Puberty
- Fanconi Anemia
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Septo-Optic Dysplasia
- Turner Syndrome
Why Choose UHealth?
World-class health care for children. Children and families come from all over the world to receive top-quality care from our compassionate team of pediatric specialists. Your child gets personalized attention from doctors who are sought out for their expertise.
Research leads to better treatments for your child. Our pediatric specialists are involved in leading-edge research at one of the nation’s top medical schools, Miller School of Medicine. Your child has access to innovative treatments and procedures that aren’t as readily available at other facilities. Our team uses the latest technologies and research findings to give your child personalized care.
HealthySteps Program helps children meet milestones. All of our general pediatrics offices use the HealthySteps Program to ensure that children are developing appropriately for their age — physically, emotionally, and psychologically. When there are issues or concerns, we work closely with children and their families to connect them with support resources. We’re the only academic medical center in South Florida that has developmental and behavioral pediatric specialists on staff.
Recognized for our exceptional doctors. Many of our pediatric doctors are recognized as America’s Top Doctors® by Castle Connolly — doctors who are nominated by their peers as being the very best in their communities. We have more Top Doctors than any other health system in South Florida.
Affiliated with one of the nation’s best children’s hospitals. Our affiliate, Holtz Children’s Hospital, is one of the largest children’s hospitals in the southeastern United States. The hospital is ranked among the nation’s Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report in diabetes and endocrinology, gastroenterology and GI surgery, and nephrology.