Pamela Merino, MD

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OUR PHYSICIAN,
PAMELA MERINO, MD

Pamela Merino, MD, is Board-Certified in Internal Medicine, Board-Certified in Lifestyle Medicine, and Board-Certified in Obesity Medicine.

Dr. Merino opened her solo practice in October 2006 in Coral Gables, Florida, offering internationally renowned, excellent medical services to all her patients, always striving to meet all their needs. She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area including Baptist Hospital of Miami and South Miami Hospital.

A Board-Certified Lifestyle Medicine Specialist makes use of evidence-based therapeutic approaches including a predominantly whole food, plant-based diet, physical activity, adequate sleep, tobacco cessation, and other non-drug modalities to prevent, treat, and often, reverse chronic disease.

✓ A Board-Certified Obesity Medicine Specialist plans and oversees your weight loss program to help you lose weight in the safest and most effective manner possible. Dr. Merino serves on the faculty of Florida International University (FIU) as an Associate Professor of Medicine and in the past has served on the faculties of New York Medical College School of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine and Nursing, and as Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Miami.

DR. MERINO'S ACCREDITATIONS AND PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS INCLUDE:
  • ECFMG Indefinite Certificate
  • American College of Physicians Memberships
  • American Medical Association
  • Connecticut State Medical Society
  • Fairfield County Medical Society
  • Danbury Medical Society
  • Florida Medical Association – FMA
  • National Society of Cosmetic Physicians – NSOCP
  • American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
  • The Leading Physicians of the World
  • American College of Physicians America’s Top Physicians 
  • American Medical Association
AWARDS, HONORS & RECOGNITIONS:
  • CMS Stage 1 EHR
    2012
  • CMS Stage 1 EHR
    2013
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
EDUCATION

• Dr. Pamela Merino completed the Internal Medicine Residency Program at Danbury Hospital, a program of Yale Medical School in Danbury, Connecticut and New York Medical College and also completed her post-graduate coursework at Harvard Medical School.

• Dr. Merino received the distinctions of Cum Laude, and Medical Student Honors in 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, and 1990 as a medical student at the Hospital Central, Fuerzas Armadas, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena Medical School, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

DR. MERINO'S POST-GRADUATE COURSEWORK INCLUDE:
  • Update in Internal Medicine, Harvard Medical School/Brigham Women’s Medical Center
  • Neurology for the Non-Neurologist, Harvard Medical School
  • Ob-Gyn for the Internist, Harvard Medical School
  • Endocrinology Review, Harvard Medical School
  • Psychopharmacology, Harvard Medical School
  • Board Review Internal Medicine MedStudy #2 2009, 2010
    ABIM, Board-Certified, Internal Medicine
  • Board-Certified in Obesity Medicine, 2016
  • Board-Certified in Lifestyle Medicine, 2017