Alberto Cortes-Ladino

Contact Information:

4302 ALTON ROAD
MIAMI BEACH, FL 33140
(305) 535-3300

 

2845 AVENTURA BLVD
AVENTURA, FL 33180
(305) 692-5400

 

Specialty:

PSYCHIATRIST, PSYCHO-ONCOLOGY

Medical School:

UNIVERSIDAD EL BOSQUE SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, COLOMBIA

Residency:

WEILL CORNELL MEDICAL COLLEGE (NEW YORK PRESBYTERIAN, LINCOLN MEDICAL CENTER

Fellowship:

MEMORIAL SLOAN-KETTERING CANCER CENTER

 

Additional Comments:

Other training: Harvard School of Public Health: Master in Health Care Management. Harvard Business School: General Management Program.

Academics: Dr. Cortes-Ladino is an active member of the International Psycho-Oncology Society, the American Society of Clinical Oncology, and the American Academy of Pain Management.

Clinical Practice: Dr. Cortes-Ladino helps patients and their families to cope with cancer at all stages, providing Supportive, Cognitive Behavioral, and Meaning-Centered tools, and when needed, dealing with end-of-life issues.

He treats neuropsychiatric adverse reactions of chemotherapy agents, as well as interactions between psychiatric medications and chemotherapy agents.

He also manages cancer-related pain syndromes, including botox treatment of chronic migraine.

He has co-authored chapters in major textbooks of pain and gastroenterology, and has special interest in cancer as a public health problem.

Dr. Cortes-Ladino sees patients at Mount Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center in Miami Beach and Mount Sinai Aventura.