Luis Gonzalez-Mendoza, MD

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Video Profile

Dr. Gonzalez-Mendoza received his medical degree from Guadalajara, Mexico and completed his externship at Mayaguez Medical Center Department of Pediatrics Mayaguez, Puerto Rico. He interned and completed his residency right here at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, and received a Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship from Jackson Memorial Hospital. Dr. Gonzalez-Mendoza is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics and a Diplomate of the Sub-Board in Pediatric Endocrinology. He is a member of various medical organizations and has published numerous articles on Diabetes.

Patino-Fernandez, A.M., Delamater, A.M., Applegate, E.B., Brady, E., Eidson, M., Nemery, R., Gonzalez-Mendoza, L., Richton, S. (2010). Neurocognitive functioning in preschool-age children with type 1 diabetes mellitus. Pediatric Diabetes, 11(6), 424-430. View in Pubmed

Gupta, P., Goyal, S., Gonzalez-Mendoza, L.E., Noviski, N., Vemar, M., Brathwaite, C.D., Misra, M. (2008). Corticotropin-independent cushing syndrome in a child with an ovarian tumor misdiagnosed as nonclassic congenital adrenal hyperplasia. Endocrine Practice, 14(7), 875-879. View in Pubmed

Primary Office

Nicklaus Children's Endocrinology
3100 SW 62 Avenue #102
Miami, FL 33155
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Additional Office

Nicklaus Children's Pediatric Specialists Endocrinology-Pinecrest
11521 South Dixie Highway, 2nd Floor
Pinecrest, FL 33156
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Fellowship - Jackson Memorial Hospital
Internship - Univ. of PR School of Medicine
Residency - Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Medical School - Univ. Auto. de Guadalajara, Mexico

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) - Certified
American Board of Pediatrics (Ped Endocrinology) - Certified