Primary Office

Clinical Genetics Associates
3100 SW 62 Avenue #301
Miami, FL 33155
Phone Number: 305-663-8595

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Fellowship - University of Miami
Residency - Hospital San Ignacio
Medical School - Univ. Javeriana, Bogota, Colombia
Residency - Nicklaus Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) - Certified

Dr. Bauer received her medical training at Universidad Javieriana School of Medicine in Bogota, Colombia. Her medical background includes a Pediatric Fellowship, Division of Genetics at the University of Miami, Miami, Florida. Currently she serves as Clinical Genetics Consultant at Genzyme Genetics in Miami, Florida; Clinical Geneticist at Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, Florida; International Coordinator for Medical Exchange Program between Hospital Infantial "Lorencita Villegas de Santos," Bogota, Colombia and Nicklaus Children's Hospital; Director of Neurofibromatois Center, Nicklaus Children's Hospital, Miami, Florida, as well as Medical Director and Pediatric Consultant at Children's Medical Services, Miami, Florida. Dr. Bauer is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Harmatz, P., Whitley, C.B., Wang, R.Y., Bauer, M., Song, W., Haller, C., Kakkis, E. (2018). A novel Blind Start study design to investigate vestronidase alfa for mucopolysaccharidosis VII, an ultra-rare genetic disease. Molecular genetics and metabolism, 123(4), 488-494. View in Pubmed

Hannoush, Z.C., Puerta, H., Bauer, M.S., Goldberg, R.B. (2017). New JAG1 mutation causing Alagille Syndrome presenting with severe hypercholesterolemia: Case report with emphasis on genetics and lipid abnormalities. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, 102(2), 350-353. View in Pubmed

Chang, T.C., Bauer, M., Puerta, H.S., Greenberg, M.B., Cavuoto, K.M. (2017). Ophthalmic findings in Frank-ter Haar syndrome: report of a sibling pair. J of AAPOS, 21(6), 514-516. View in Pubmed

Tanaka, A.J., Bai, R., Cho, M.T., Anyane-Yeboa, K., Ahimaz, P., ..., Bauer, M., et al (2015). De novo mutations in PURA are associated with hypotonia and developmental delay. Cold Spring Harbor molecular case studies, 1(1), a000356. View in Pubmed

Mejia, J.D., Cervantes, L., Puerta, H., Bauer, M, Diaz, A. (2014). Neonatal diagnosis of a patient with hypoparathyroidism, sensorineural deafness and renal dysplasia (HDR) syndrome associated with cerebral infarction. Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, 27(9-10), 961-965. View in Pubmed

Bauer, M., Saldarriaga, W., Wolfe, S.A., Beckwith, J.B., Frias, J.L., Cohen, M.M. Jr. (2013). Two extraordinarily severe cases of Treacher Collins syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A, 161A(3), 445-452. View in Pubmed

Milunsky, J.M., Maher, T.M., Zhao, G., Wang, Z., Mulliken, J.B., Chitayat, D., Clemens, M., Stalker, H.J., Bauer, M., et al. (2011). Genotype-phenotype analysis of the branchio-oculo-facial syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A, 155A(1), 22-32. View in Pubmed

Shaw, A.C., van Balkom, I.D., Bauer, M., et al. (2010). Phenotype and natural history in Marshall-Smith syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics. Part A, 152A(11), 2714-2726. View in Pubmed

Sisk, R.A., Berrocal, A.M., Schefler, A.C., Dubovy, S.R., Bauer, M.S. (2010). Epiretinal membranes indicate a severe phenotype of neurofibromatosis type 2. Retina, 30(Suppl 4), S51-S58. View in Pubmed

Kishnani, P.S., Corzo, D., Leslie, N.D., Gruskin, D., Van der Ploeg, A., Clancy, J.P., Parini, R., Morin, G., Beck, M., Bauer, M.S., et al. (2009). Early treatment with alglucosidase alpha prolongs long-term survival of infants with Pompe disease. Pediatric Research, 66(3), 329-335. View in Pubmed

Stankiewicz, P., Sen, P., Bhatt, S.S., Storer, M., Xia, Z., Bejjani, B.A., Ou, Z., Wiszniewska, J., Driscoll, D.J., Maisenbacher, M.K., Bolivar, J., Bauer, M., et al. (2009). Genomic and genic deletions of the FOX gene cluster on 16q24.1 and inactivating mutations of FOXF1 cause alveolar capillary dysplasia and other malformations. American Journal of Human Genetics, 84(6), 780-791. View in Pubmed

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