Joanna Perdomo, MD

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Joanna E. Perdomo, MD, MPH, FAAP

Dr. Joanna E. Perdomo is a pediatrician who provides care at Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Care Centers. She earned her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. Dr. Perdomo completed the Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics, which brings together the training programs of Boston Children's Hospital and Boston Medical Center. She then pursued a fellowship in general academic pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital, during which time she earned a master of public health from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. She also served as an associate program director and the director of the Urban Health and Advocacy Track in the Boston Combined Residency Program. Her clinical interests include health equity, advocacy and early childhood development.

Dr. Perdomo is board certified in general pediatrics. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and serves on the Continuing Certification Committee for the American Board of Pediatrics. Her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals and she has presented at national conferences.

Dr. Perdomo is employed by Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists (NCPS), the physician-led multispecialty medical group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.

Rainer, T., Lim, J.K., ..., Perdomo, J, et al (2023). Structural Racism in Behavioral Health Presentation and Management. Hospital pediatrics, 13(5), 461-470. View in Pubmed

Perdomo, J., Hernandez, B., Munoz Ruiz, J., et al (2022). Impacting Caregiver Self-efficacy and Stress During the COVID-19 Pandemic Through a Virtual Toddler Group Visit Pilot. Clinical pediatrics, 61 (1), 12-16. View in Pubmed

Gold, N.B., Nash, K.A., Perdomo, J., et al (2021). Delayed diagnosis of Williams-Beuren syndrome in an adolescent of Jamaican descent: examining racial disparities in genetics education. Clinical dysmorphology, 30(1), 69-70. View in Pubmed

Javalkar, K., Karim, S.A., …, Perdomo, J. (2021). Addressing health equity during a pandemic. The clinical teacher, 18(6), 671-674. View in Pubmed

Jain, R., Kelly, C.A., …, Perdomo J. (2021). A Trainee-Led Social Media Advocacy Campaign to Address COVID-19 Inequities. Pediatrics, 147(3), e2020028456. View in Pubmed

Brodie, N., Perdomo, J.E., Silberholz, E.A. (2021). The dual pandemics of COVID-19 and racism: impact on early childhood development and implications for physicians. Current opinion in pediatrics, 33(1), 159-169. View in Pubmed

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Nicklaus Children's at Galloway
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Miami, FL 33173
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Fellowship - Boston Children's Hospital
Internship - Boston Children's Hospital
Residency - Boston Children's Hospital
Medical School - University of Chicago Hospitals

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) - Certified