The American Health Council is proud to welcome Dr. Hugo Navarro, MD, to its prestigious Physician Board, in honor of his 20 years within the healthcare industry and achievements as a neonatologist.
Dr. Navarro’s interest in pursuing a career in medicine was driven by his passion for saving lives, along with his exceptional communication abilities and his natural desire to be challenged. Dr. Navarro pursued his dream by studying Pediatrics and Neonatal Medicine at the University of Panama, graduating with his M.D. in Neonatal Medicine in 1996.
Dr. Navarro is currently employed as Neonatologist at Kidz Medical Services, a position he has held for the past four years. Kidz Medical Services is a medical group providing pediatric and neonatal health care across South Florida. The organization has is proudly served the area for over 27 years, contributing extensively to the advancement of pediatric and neonatal health care. Patients include infants, children, and adolescents whose special health care needs can present many challenges. Pediatric and neonatal health care includes many variables, including vast differences in body size and function, significant changes in emotional and social needs and variable sensitivity to medications. Kidz Medical Services proudly surmounts these challenges by its commitment to excellence in health care across a variety of neonatal and pediatric specialties and subspecialties.
Dr. Navarro’s expertise is in respiratory care and nutrition in newborns. His daily responsibilities include the NICU and taking care of high-risk deliveries.
Dr. Navarro attributes successes in his career to his drive, precision, discipline, and perseverance. He is honored to be in the Sigma Lau Beta Kappa honor society alongside being the Medical Director of Duke University, and is a member of The American Association of Pediatrics. Dr. Navarro hopes to continue providing the best care and knowledge to his staff for the foreseeable future.
Outside of the workplace, Dr. Navarro enjoys running and biking. He also works with charitable organization The March of Dimes.
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Neonatologist at Kidz Medical Services
- Kidz Medical Services is a medical group providing pediatric and neonatal health care in South Florida. KMS is proud and privileged to have served South Florida for more than 27 years in the advancement of pediatric and neonatal health care.
- Pediatric and neonatal health care is challenging due to many variables. These variables include vast differences in body size and function, significant changes in emotional and social needs and variable sensitivity to medications. Kidz Medical Services surmounts these challenges by the commitment to excellence in health care in a variety of neonatal and pediatric specialties and sub-specialties.
Source: Kidz Medical Services