Our Team

Dr. Gerardo Diaz

President and CEO

Dr. Diaz began his career as a Doctor in Havana, Cuba in 1990 where he specialized in Pediatric Medicine and graduated from an Intensive Care and Pediatric Fellowship in 1999. Upon his arrival in the United States, he reestablished his medical and pediatric career, graduating from Lincoln Medical and Mental Center in New York City in their Pediatric Residency Program. With more than 20 years of experience with Children, Dr. Diaz strives every day to be a better Doctor and to offer the best care for his patients, and by doing so he honors what he loves the most: being a Doctor.

Dr. Roberto Carpio

Medical Director 

Dr. Carpio graduated as a Medical Doctor in Havana Cuba in 1986 and proceeded to obtain a fellowship in Pediatric Medicine in 1992. Once in the United States, he received his Medical license and graduated from the Pediatrics Residency Program from Lincoln Medical and Mental Center in New York. He has worked in many different centers and hospitals involved in pediatric and Children's care. As of today, he is an Emergency Physician at Nicklaus Children's Hospital and our Medical Director, where he keeps doing what he loves taking care of children and making them feel better.

Minerva Calzado

Director of Nursing 

Mrs. Calzado graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Nursing, in 1997 in Havana, Cuba. Once in the United States, she earned her Florida State Registered Nurse Licence in 2004. She has worked in different areas of the nursing field, but in the last few years, she has focused her efforts to work with children with special needs. She works every day to offer her patients an atmosphere of love and support, so they can have the confidence to explore and reach their maximum potential.    

Josue Raul Garcia

Registered Nurse  

Mr. Garcia initiated his studies in Havana, Cuba and graduated as a physician in 1985. In 1995 he obtained an Internal Medicine Fellowship and worked for more than 20 years. Upon his arrival to the United States, he obtained his Florida State Registered Nurse License and has been working with Special Needs Children ever since, giving him a lot of experience in their care. He strives each day to make sure his patients are well-taken care of. 

Marcelo Leon Castillo

 Center Administrator  

Mr. Leon graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor's Degree in 2015. Since then, he has worked as an entrepreneur, which has given him the experience needed to successfully develop a team devoted to children. With his support, we promise to deliver a service that will promote a collaborative environment where your child will feel supported by all members of GD Pediatric Care.


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Our Address

14201 South Dixie Highway, Miami, Florida 33176, United States

Office: (786) 227-6396

Fax:     (786) 227-6456

Email:  info@gdpediatriccare.com

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              Saturday:  7AM-1PM 

                 Sunday:  Closed


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