Contact Information:

4306 ALTON RD
MIAMI BEACH, FL 33140
(305) 674-2397
Fax: (305) 674-2863

 

2845 AVENTURA BLVD SUITE 250
AVENTURA, FL 33180
(305) 692-1080
Fax: (305) 692-1081

 

Specialty:

ONCOLOGICAL SURGERY, GENERAL SURGERY, CANCER

Medical School:

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD JAVERIANA SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Residency:

MOUNT SINAI MEDICAL CENTER

Fellowship:

MOUNT SINAI MEDICAL CENTER

Foreign Languages:

SPANISH

 

Additional Comments:

Biography

Dr. Paramo is an attending surgeon in Surgical Oncology at the Mount Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center. With 25 years of experience, Dr. Paramo specializes in the surgical treatment of breast cancer, thyroid cancer, melanoma, and sarcoma. He is also an expert in performing operations to treat complex cancer cases including head and neck surgery, endocrine surgery, skin and soft tissue tumor surgery, and minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Paramo was recognized for his surgical expertise by Newsweek and is listed as one of America’s Top Cancer Doctors. A graduate of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana School of Medicine in Bogota, Colombia, he then completed his residency in General Surgery as well as a Fellowship in Surgical Oncology at Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Dr. Paramo is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, and Fellow of the Society of Surgical Oncology. He is the Chair of the Cancer Committee at the Mount Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center, as well as a Governor of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Paramo has been the Florida State Chair to the Commission on Cancer and past-President of the South Florida Chapter of the American College of Surgeons.

Actively engaged in teaching, he is Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at both the Florida International University Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine as well as NOVA Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine. For 10 years he was the associate program director of the surgery residency program at Mount Sinai Medical Center.

Extensively published in all fields of oncologic surgery, Dr. Paramo has authored numerous publications on breast cancer, endocrine surgery, melanoma, thyroid and gastrointestinal cancers.

Dr. Paramo sees patients at both of the Mount Sinai Comprehensive Cancer Center locations in Miami Beach and Aventura.