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Dr. Lysette Iglesias was born in Havana, Cuba, on May 21st, 1975.  She began studying medicine at the age of 17 at the School of Medicine of the University of Havana.  She continued her medical education at the Autonomous University of Central America in San Jose, Costa Rica, from where she graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in medicine in January of 2000.

Dr. Lysette Iglesia completed her residency as a Pediatrician in Flushing Hospital Medical Center, in Flushing, New York.  Following a Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship at Winthrop University Hospital in Mineola, New York, she relocated to Miami, Florida, where she established a private practice in her specialty of Pediatric Endocrinology; a practice that holds priviliges with Miami Children's Hospital.

Dr. Lysette Iglesia is licensed to practice medicine in both New York and Florida, as well as in Costa Rica.

Dr. Lysette Iglesia holds the following professional associations:

American Medical Association – Member
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists – Member
European Society for Pediatric Endocrinology – Member
Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrinology Society – Associate Member
Medical College of Doctors and Surgeons, San Jose, Costa Rica – Member
The Endocrine Society – Member
Obesity Medicine Society – Member

Dr. Lysette Iglesia is a human rights activist, as well as an accomplished writer in multiple languages, who nurtures the habit of constant study to stay current with the most recent developments in her field.  In her spare time, Dr. Lysette Iglesias provides pro bono care and is involved with various charitable organizations.

Dr. Lysette Iglesias M.D.

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