Mariana De Michele, M.D., Joins Baptist Health as an Internal Medicine Physician and Professor
MIAMI, FL. – December 14, 2022 – Mariana De Michele, M.D., is a board-certified internal medicine doctor at Baptist Health. Dr. De Michele specializes in women’s health, weight management and preventative medicine, including diabetes prevention. She is fluent in Spanish, English and Italian.
Passionate about supporting physicians throughout their education, Dr. De Michele also joins Baptist Health as clinical faculty for the upcoming internal medicine residency program.
“Bringing proven expertise with patients and medical students, we welcome Dr. Mariana De Michele to the Baptist Health internal medicine team and faculty,” says Bernie Fernandez, M.D., chief executive officer of Baptist Health Medical Group. “Recognized by the University of Michigan and Cleveland Clinic Foundation for excellence in patient care and physician education, she serves with compassion, innovation and dedication.”
Before joining Baptist Health, Dr. De Michele worked as a clinical assistant professor of internal medicine for Michigan Medicine, the academic medical center of the University of Michigan. She was also a clinical assistant professor at Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine and served as the director of Cleveland Clinic’s public walk-in clinic.
Dr. De Michele’s efforts have earned many awards, including the Caring with Excellence Award and the Steven E. Gradwohl Excellence in Continuity General Medicine Teaching Award, which she won twice. She also earned three times the Making a Difference Award, a recognition given by patients.
Dr. De Michele’s research interests includes diabetes prevention, pre-diabetes, physician education and the improvement of healthcare access. Her work is published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine and the Journal of Medical Internet Research. She is also a member of the American College of Physicians.
She will see patients at 8940 North Kendall Dr., Suite 905E, Miami, FL 33176.
About Baptist Health
Baptist Health is the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 12 hospitals, more than 26,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence, Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net/Newsroom and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.