Dup15q Clinic at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Miami, FL

The clinic at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is run by pediatric neurologist, Dr. Paula Schleifer, M.D. and serves pediatric patients with specialties in the following areas.

  • Neurology
  • Genetics
  • Nutrition
  • Psychology
  • Social work

Nicklaus will accept new patients up to age 21 years old.

For patients who establish care <21 years old, Nicklaus will continue care until age 25.



To make an appointment, contact Emely Ruiz at Emely.ruiz@nicklaushealth.org

Direct: (786)624-2380

Fax: (786)268-6514


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Nicklaus Children’s Hospital
3100 S.W. 62nd Ave
Miami, FL 33155


Paula Schleifer, MD