Athena Pefkarou, MD

Dr. Pefkarou received her medical degree from the University College Hospital at London University in London, England. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore and a fellowship in pediatric hematology-oncology at Nicklaus Children's Hospital. Dr. Pefkarou is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric hematology-oncology.

Lahiri, S., Cuglievan, B., Gutierrez, J.L., Pefkarou, A. (2017). Successful conservative treatment of myocardial infarction in a teenager with MTHFR mutation. International journal of cardiology. Heart & vasculature, 15(), 24-25. View in Pubmed

Ambati, S., Chamyan, G., Restrepo, R., Escalon, E., Fort, J., Pefkarou, A., Khatib, Z. A., Dehner, L.P. (2008). Rosai-Dorfman disease following bone marrow transplantation for pre-B cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Pediatric Blood & Cancer, 51(3), 433-435. View in Pubmed

Khatib, Z., Levi, A., Pefkarou, A., Escalon, E. (2004). Acute lymphocytic leukemia in a child with Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology, 26(1), 45-47. View in Pubmed

Primary Office

Kidz Medical Services, Inc.
3100 SW 62 Avenue -NE Wing #121
Miami, FL 33155
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Fellowship - Nicklaus Children's Hospital
Internship - University College Hospital
Residency - Mercy Hospital
Medical School - London Univ. College Medical School

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) - Certified
American Board of Pediatrics (Ped Hemat-Onc) - Certified