Pedro Pagan Banchs, MD - {$NCH.Directory.PediatricEndocrinologist$}

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Pedro A. Pagán Banchs, MD, FAAP
Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Pedro Pagán Banchs is a pediatric endocrinologist within the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. He earned his medical degree from Universidad Central del Caribe in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. Dr. Pagán then completed a residency in pediatrics at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, followed by a fellowship in pediatric endocrinology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center/Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh in Pennsylvania. His clinical interests include pituitary disorders, bone mineral disorders, endocrine late effects of cancer treatment and diabetes.

Dr. Pagán is board certified in general pediatrics and pediatric endocrinology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the Academic Pediatric Association and Pediatric Endocrine Society. Dr. Pagán has presented at medical conferences and volunteered his time to assist underserved populations through a variety of healthcare-focused national and international non-profit organizations.

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

The Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at Nicklaus Children's Hospital offers a complete array of diagnostic, treatment and consulting services for infants, children and adolescents with endocrine disorders. The care team is dedicated to fulfilling the medical and support needs of children and their families through a multidisciplinary approach that has helped children from around the world. The program is proud to be consistently ranked among the best in the nation for pediatric endocrinology and diabetes care by U.S. News & World Report. Consultations with the division’s board-certified endocrinologists are offered at the hospital’s main campus near Coral Gables, as well as at select Nicklaus Children’s outpatient centers situated from Miami-Dade to Palm Beach counties.


Aguilar Abisad, D., Glenn Lecea, E.M., ..., Pagan-Banchs, P. (2022). Thyroid storm in pediatrics: a systematic review. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 36(3), 225-233. View in Pubmed

Primary Office

Address:
Nicklaus Children's Endocrinology
3100 SW 62 Avenue #102
Miami, FL 33155
Phone Number:
305-662-8368

Education

Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Residency - Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Medical School - Universidad Central del Caribe

Board Certifications

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