Marimón Pediatrics

About the Practice

Welcome to Marimón Pediatrics and the world of parenthood! Preparing for a new baby is a very exciting time in your life, in which most likely you may have many questions. As your pediatrics practice, we would be honored to have the opportunity to help you during this wonderful time.

Dr. Marimón is a Board Certified Pediatrician dedicated to providing the highest level of care for your children, from birth to adolescence. With over 15 years of experience in the medical field, we are confident that Dr. Marimón will advise you on the best possible care for your child(ren) over the next few months and years to come. As you get closer to the time of your delivery, here is some information about our practice that can help you get ready to care for your new baby. Dr. Marimón was born in Honduras to a Cuban father and Honduran mother, and moved to Miami when she was a young girl. She graduated as Valedictorian of her class at South Miami Senior High School. She then attended the University of Miami, as a Howard Hughes Scholar, graduating cum laude with a dual Bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Spanish Literature. Subsequently, she obtained her Medical Doctorate from the Miller School of Medicine at the University of Miami. After graduating from medical school, she completed an internship in Anesthesiology at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital. She then moved with her husband to Washington, D.C. where she completed her pediatric residency training at Inova Fairfax Hospital for Women and Children. There, she was honored with such awards as “Teaching Resident of the Year” and “Pediatric Intensive Care Resident of the Year”. After completion of her training, she joined an elite private pediatric practice in Washington, D.C. for a few years before finally returning home to Miami in 2013 where she now resides and practices.

Dr. Marimón is a Board Certified Pediatrician with over 15 years of experience, but here is some personal information you might want to know. She is a wife and mom of two beautiful young girls. In her spare time, she enjoys literature and poetry. She has written over a hundred poems, mostly in her native Spanish language. She has appeared both in print and television media, giving her professional advice on topics such as sleep, wellness, and vaccinations to our greater Miami’s population. Keep your eye out for her!

Dr. Gilma Marimon

Providers

Dr. Gilma Marimon

Pediatrics

Dr. Marimón is a Board Certified Pediatrician. She and her husband currently live in Miami with their two young daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys literature and poetry. She has herself written over a hundred poems, mostly in her native Spanish. She has appeared both in print and television media, giving her professional advice on topics such as sleep, wellness, and vaccinations to greater Miami's large Spanish speaking population.

Dr. Marimón is a Board Certified Pediatrician. She and her husband currently live in Miami with their two young daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys literature and poetry. She has herself written over a hundred poems, mostly in her native Spanish. She has appeared both in print and television media, giving her professional advice on topics such as sleep, wellness, and vaccinations to greater Miami's large Spanish speaking population.

Carolina Villanueva, MD

Pediatrics

Dr. Carolina Villanueva attended the University of El Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she earned her medical degree in 1996. She then completed her Pediatric Residency and Fellowship in Neonatology in 2002, at Hospital Frances in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2003, she moved to Miami with her husband. She then continued her training at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital where she completed her second Pediatric Residency in 2006. ​Dr Villanueva was Board Certified in 2008. She has experience in Neonatal Intensive Care, where she worked in multiple NICU settings early in her career. Her special interests include newborn babies and the care and follow up of ex-premature babies. She has been in private practice working as an attending physician since 2006, caring for the children and families of the community that she loves and is and part of. Dr. Villanueva is very passionate about her work with children and adolescents. Her approach to medicine ensures all patients receive the attention they deserve on every visit. ​She currently lives in Key Biscayne with her husband and two children. She loves to travel, spend time with her family, and friends, and participate in outdoor activities.

Dr. Carolina Villanueva attended the University of El Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she earned her medical degree in 1996. She then completed her Pediatric Residency and Fellowship in Neonatology in 2002, at Hospital Frances in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2003, she moved to Miami with her husband. She then continued her training at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital where she completed her second Pediatric Residency in 2006. ​Dr Villanueva was Board Certified in 2008. She has experience in Neonatal Intensive Care, where she worked in multiple NICU settings early in her career. Her special interests include newborn babies and the care and follow up of ex-premature babies. She has been in private practice working as an attending physician since 2006, caring for the children and families of the community that she loves and is and part of. Dr. Villanueva is very passionate about her work with children and adolescents. Her approach to medicine ensures all patients receive the attention they deserve on every visit. ​She currently lives in Key Biscayne with her husband and two children. She loves to travel, spend time with her family, and friends, and participate in outdoor activities.