Dr. Pagán Banchs is employed by Nicklaus Children’s Pediatric Specialists, the physician-led multispecialty group practice of Nicklaus Children’s Health System. He is a pediatric endocrinologist within the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital. Dr. Pagán Banchs earned his medical degree from Universidad Central del Caribe in Bayamón, Puerto Rico. He 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 Banchs is board certified in general pediatrics and board eligible in 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 Banchs has presented at medical conferences. He has volunteered his time to assist underserved populations through a variety of healthcare-focused national and international non-profit organizations.
Dr. Pagán Banchs sees patients at the Nicklaus Children’s Hospital main campus and Nicklaus Children’s Aventura Care Center. 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 southern Miami-Dade County to Palm Beach Gardens.