Dr. Karina Bernetti
Dr. Karina Bernetti is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Bernetti has over 10 years of experience in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric patients. She joined Aventura Pediatrics, LLC in December 2014 and has hospital privileges at Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital in Hollywood, FL Dr. Bernetti earned her medical degree from the University of Buenos Aires School of Medicine in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She subsequently completed a pediatric residency, a chief residency year and a three year fellowship in Diabetes and Nutrition at the Children’s Hospital in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Dr. Bernetti moved with her family to Washington, DC where she collaborated on an NIH-funded diabetes research project. She then relocated to Miami and joined the Diabetes Research Institute at the University of Miami where she worked on pancreatic islet transplantation research for 3 years. She decided after to go back to pediatrics and joined the Miami Children’s Hospital where she completed her second pediatric residency.
Dr Bernetti lives in North Miami Beach with her husband and 2 children. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Joe Dimaggio Children’s Hospital