Primary Office

Miami Associates in Pediatric Surgery, PA
3200 SW 60th Court #201 - Pediatric Surgery
Miami, FL 33155
Phone Number: 305-662-8320

Additional Office

20295 NE 29 Place, Suite 300
Aventura, FL 33180
Phone Number: 305-662-8320

Additional Office

13400 SW 120 St, Suite 201
Miami, FL 33186
Phone Number: 305-662-8320


Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Fellowship - Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Medical School - Universidad Cientifica Del Sur Facultad
Research Fellow - Weill-Cornell Medical College
Residency - University of Oklahoma Health Sciences

Board Certifications

American Board of Surgery (Pediatric Surgery) - Certified
American Board of Surgery (Gen Cert in Surgery) - Certified
American Board of Surgery (Surgical Critical Care) - Certified

Pediatric Surgeon

Dr. Juan Calisto is a pediatric surgeon within the Department of Pediatric Surgery at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Dr. Calisto completed medical school in Lima, Peru, followed by a general surgery residency at the University of Oklahoma. He then completed Fellowships in Pediatric Surgery and Pediatric Surgical Critical Care at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

Dr. Calisto’s publications and clinical interests include the surgical treatment of pediatric colorectal diseases, surgical oncology and thoracic surgery. He developed since 2014 a program to train surgeons from developing countries along with pediatric colorectal surgeon- Luis De La Torre M.D,. In addition, he is teaching faculty of minimally invasive thoracic and abdominal surgery for the International Pediatric Endosurgery Group.

Dr. Calisto has three certifications by the American Board of Surgery in:

  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgical Critical Care

He is a member of the following organizations:

  • American Pediatric Surgical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  • International Pediatric Endosurgery Group
  • Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

Dr. Calisto sees patients at the Nicklaus Children's Hospital main campus. He is fully bilingual in English and Spanish.

A physician identified with a Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists logo is an employee of Nicklaus Children's Health System. All other physicians listed on the website are in private medical practices.