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Jorge J. Daaboul, MD

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Jorge J. Daaboul, MD

Medical Director, Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism, Florida Hospital for Children

  • Over 25 Years of Experience
  • Fellowship-Trained Specialist
  • Fluent in English and Spanish
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Specialties

  • Type 1 Diabetes
  • Type 2 Diabetes
  • Maturity Onset Diabetes of Youth
  • Insulin Resistance Disorders
  • Growth Disorders
  • Disorders of Puberty
  • Thyroid Diseases
  • Pituitary Disorders
  • Adrenal Disorders
  • Disorders of Calcium Metabolism
  • Genetic Disorders
  • Bone Diseases and Disorders of Calcium and Vitamin D
  • Hypoglycemic Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Disorders of Sexual Differentiation

Bio

Dr. Daaboul, along with the pediatric endocrinology team, believes in family oriented patient care. With close to three decades of experience leading some of the nation’s largest care facilities, Dr. Daaboul is one of the country’s foremost endocrinologists.

A family man, Dr. Daaboul is closely tuned to the needs and concerns of treating children with a wide variety of endocrine challenges. His diligence is unmatched in working to confirm each diagnosis and explain the treatment in a way that puts young patients at ease and brings comfort to the family.

Dr. Daaboul is board certified and fellowship-trained in pediatric endocrinology and has over 25 years of experience in highly specialized pediatric care. He currently serves as the Medical Director of the Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism Program at Florida Hospital for Children, where he oversees some of the most advanced treatments and leads a premier team of endocrinologists in overcoming challenging endocrine issues from all across the country. Dr. Daaboul began his medical career at Yale University and finished at the renowned Yale University School of Medicine.

Upon completing his pediatric residency and first endocrinology fellowship at the University of California, Dr. Daaboul conducted his second fellowship at the the Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at the University of Chicago. He completed his third fellowship in the Ethics Program at the Center for Medical Ethics and Humanities at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago. In addition to his extensive education, Dr. Daaboul has an impressive and longstanding record of positions as professor, attending physican, and director at many of the country’s best school’s of medicine, hospitals and clinics. As a speaker and expert on pediatric endocrinology, he has authored numerous publications in many prestigious journals. 

Education

  • 1997-1999    Fellow, Ethics Program, Center for Medical Ethics and Humanities, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1998-1999    Fellow, Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1984-1986    Fellow, Pediatric Endocrinology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
  • 1982-1984    Resident, Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California
  • 1981-1982    Intern, Pediatrics, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California
  • 1977-1981    Medical Degree, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
  • 1973-1977    Bachelor of Science in Biology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, Magna Cum Laude

National Committees

  • 2009-Society for Pediatric Endocrinology - Ethics Committee
  • 2003-2006    American Academy of Pediatrics - Committee on Intersex
  • 2003-2004    Lawson Wilkins Society for Pediatric Endocrinology - Fellowship Program Directors Committee
  • 2003-Lawson Wilkens Society for Pediatric Endocrinology - Committee on Intersex
  • 2001-2003    Thalassemia Standards of Care Consortium
  • 2001-2003    North American Task Force on Intersexuality
  • 2000-2002    Endocrine Society - Ethics Advisory Committee

Committees

At CHO

  • 2000   Division Directors Committee
  • 1999-Institutional Review Board
  • 1999-Research Committee
  • 1999-Residency Selection Committee
  • 1999-Medical Ethics Committee
  • 1999-Cultural Diversity Awareness Committee

At CHS/NUMS

  • 1998-Medical Ethics Committee (CMH)
  • 1994-Residency Committee (CMH)
  • 1994-Residency Selection Committee
  • 1995-1996    Professional Attitudes (NUMS)
  • 1995-Student Promotions Committee (NUMS)
  • 1995-Clerkship Director’s Committee (NUMS)
  • 1996-Chair, Student Advisory Committee (CMH/NUMS)
  • 1996-FIRM Advisory Board (CMH)
  • 1997-Education Advisory Council (CMH)

Professional Organizations

  • 2008-JDRF - Orlando; Board of Directors
  • 1999-Thalassemia Action Board
  • 1999-2003    North American Task Force on Intersexuality
  • 1987-Lawson Wilkens Society for Pediatric Endocrinology
  • 1999-The Endocrine Society
  • 1989-American Diabetes Association
  • 1989-Western Society for Pediatric Research
  • 1995-1999    Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP)
  • 1998-American Society of Bioethics

Boards/Licensures

  • 1983   Licensed Physician and Surgeon, State of California
  • 1985   Board Certified in Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
  • 1987   Board Certified in Pediatric Endocrinology - American Board of Pediatrics, Sub Board of Pediatric Endocrinology
  • 1994   Licensed Physician and Surgeon, State of Illinois
  • 2003   Licensed Physician and Surgeon, State of Florida

Teaching Awards

  • 2000   Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award - Selected by the Pediatric residents at Children’s Hospital Oakland
  • 1999   Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award - Selected by the Pediatric residents at Children’s Memorial Hospital, Chicago, Illinois
  • 1998   Selected as Advisor to Adams College/Northwestern University Medical School
  • 1997   Faculty Member of the Year, Awarded by graduating resident class at Children’s Memorial Hospital
  • 1996   Outstanding Medical Educator of the Year - Selected by the medical students at Northwestern University Medical School
  • 1995   Teaching Division of the Year - Selected by the Pediatric residents at Children’s Memorial Hospital
  • 1993   Teacher of the Year - Selected by the Pediatric residents at UBC/BCCH
  • 1989   Outstanding Teacher - Selected by the Pediatric residents at UCSD

Location

Pediatric Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism | Orlando Location

Winter Park

1801 Lee Road, Suite 170
Winter Park, FL. 32789

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Celebration

1530 Celebration Blvd., Suite 101
Celebration, Florida 34747

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Daytona

305 Memorial Medical Pkwy, Suite 408
Daytona Beach, FL 32117

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