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Dr. Lara Paraskos, MD

Endocrinologist

South Miami, FL

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Recent reviews
Dr. Paraskos is friendly, efficient, and a good listener. She has a very pleasant demeanor. She read all the scan reportsand lab results I brought with me. She did not dismiss any of my concerns or questions. Her staff was very friendly. The only downside of this practice is parking. They may have valet parking which I did not know about. Call and find out if they do. I will absolutely be seeing her again, but next time I will ask about parking ahead of time.
Dr. Paraskos is friendly, efficient, and a good listener. She has a very pleasant demeanor. She read all the scan reports and lab results I brought with me. She did notdismiss any of my concerns or questions. Her staff was very friendly. The only downside of this practice is parking. They may have valet parking which I did not know about. Call and find out if they do. I will absolutely be seeing her again, but next time I will ask about parking ahead of time.
Mariana L. · March 20, 2019
Very clean facility, staff was approachable and helpful. Dr. Paraskos was very professional and knowledgeable. She explainedthe procedure and made sure all aspects of it were understood. I would HIGHLY recommend Dr. Paraskos
Very clean facility, staff was approachable and helpful. Dr. Paraskos was very professional and knowledgeable. She explained the procedure and made sure all aspects of it were understood.I would HIGHLY recommend Dr. Paraskos
Edward O. · March 12, 2019

About Dr. Lara Paraskos

Lara Paraskos, MD grew up in Miami, FL. She obtained her International Baccalaureate degree from Gulliver Preparatory School. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Emory University where she was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honors society, earning her BS in biology and minoring in Italian and math. She went on to receive her medical degree from University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in 2008 and stayed on at Jackson Memorial Hospital/UM to complete her Internal Medicine Residency. After her training, she was chosen to serve as Chief Medical Resident. She then completed her fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism at Jackson Memorial Hospital/ University of Miami. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism and is a Volunteer Clinical Instructor of Medicine at the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine at Florida International University where she teaches clinical endocrinology to second and third year medical students and family practice residents. Dr. Paraskos is a member of: • Endocrine Society • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists • American Diabetes Association

In-network insurances

  • AARP
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield

Specialties

  • Endocrinologist

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Hospital affiliations

  • Baptist Hospital of Miami
  • South Miami Hospital

Board certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism (Internal Medicine)

Education and training

  • Medical School - University of Miami, Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Residency in Internal Medicine
  • University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Emory University (Bachelor's)

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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1912171075

Dr. Lara Paraskos's office location

Endocrinology Associates, PA

6141 Sunset Drive, Suite 402

South Miami, FL 33143

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She is amazing????????????????????
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Dr. Paraskos was wonderful! She really took her time and was very thorough in discussing my health issues and medical history. Her office staff is equally pleasant. The wait was very brief and the whole experience was great.
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Dr. Lara was attentive, accommodating, and knowledgeable. I felt reassured by her capable team and am confident they'll help me recover quickly. Highly recommend her
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Dr.P was awesome! I felt so happy and relaxed, loved her bedside manner and all staff members were very friendly and helpful.
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Excellent doctora super professional and friendly and work with a good team
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Great doctor! She explained everything thoroughly and made sure I understood. She took her time and did not rush during my appointment. Highly recommended :)
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Very professional and friendly staff. The doctor was thorough and caring.
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Dr. Paraskos was very helpful and informative. She answered all my questions and made me feel confident that all the tests where correct and reliable.
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Lara was great! She took her time to listen to me and helped me by offering different solutions and what the possibilities are.
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Dr Paraskos is very welcoming. Easy to talk too. I felt comfortable and confident with her consultation.
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This visit went very well. All the staff was courteous and professional. The patient portal has all the forms online. The doctor really listens to you which shows she cares. The building has a parking garage so you can go fromyour car and into the building without getting wet. This was a plus because it was storming on the day of my appointment.
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She is very kind , understanding , & helpful . She listens to all your problems . Great DR !!!!
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She listened to me and designed an agreeable approach to my concerns.
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Super professional, attentive, and thorough.
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