Dr. Koyfman is employed by Pediatric Specialists of America (PSA),
the physician-led group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System
. She is a pediatric gastroenterologist within the Division of Gastroenterology
at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Dr. Koyfman earned her medical degree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark. She completed her pediatric residency at Jacobi Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine in the Bronx, New York; then pursued a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology at Harvard Medical School/Massachusetts General Hospital for Children in Boston. During her fellowship training at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Koyfman worked on research focused on the enteric nervous system (ENS) in Dr. Allan Goldstein’s Lab. Her clinical interests include inflammatory bowel disease and protein-induced proctocolitis.
Dr. Koyfman is board certified in both general pediatrics and pediatric gastroenterology. She is a member of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) and her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals.
Dr. Koyfman sees patients at the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital main campus and Nicklaus Children’s Boynton Beach Care Center
. She is fluent in English and speaks conversational Hebrew.
The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
is dedicated to the treatment of a wide variety of gastrointestinal problems in children and adolescents. The team employs a multidisciplinary approach that brings together an array of specialists to deliver personalized care to the patient and family. The program is proud to be consistently ranked among the best in the nation for pediatric gastroenterology and gastrointestinal surgery by U.S. News & World Report.
The Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Center provides comprehensive support and management for children and young adults with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, while the Gastrointestinal (GI) Center offers nutritional assessment and counseling for overweight children, as well as those with dietary restrictions. Consultations with the division’s board-certified physicians are offered in both English and Spanish at the hospital’s main campus near Coral Gables and Nicklaus Children’s outpatient centers located from southern Miami-Dade County to northern Palm Beach County.