Dr. Annette Parlade de Cardenas was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She received a bachelor of science degree in biology with a minor in chemistry and psychology in 2003 from the University of Miami. She completed the Georgetown Experimental Medical Studies (GEMS) program at Georgetown University in 2004 and went on to receive her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2008. She completed her pediatric training at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in 2011.
After completing her residency she moved to Miami and joined Day & Night Pediatric Services in 2011. She then met her husband and together they have one daughter. She has always had a special interest in medical mission work, and participates in the Mindo Future’s Foundation to offer medical care to the people of Mindo, Ecuador.
Dr. Parlade de Cardenas is board-certified in pediatric and adolescent medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics and is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine.