Dr. Gaston E Zilleruelo MD Pediatric Nephrologist

Dr. Gaston Zilleruelo is a pediatric nephrologist in Miami, Florida. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Baptist Hospital of Miami and Jackson Health System. He received his medical degree from University of Chile and has been in practice for 34 years. He is one of 10 doctors at Baptist Hospital of Miami and one of 7 at Jackson Health System who specialize in Pediatric Nephrology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Nephrologist: General Pediatric Nephrology

Hospital Affiliation

Baptist Hospital of Miami

Jackson Health System
Ranked #22 in Pediatrics: Nephrology

University of Miami Hospital

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1979

University of Chile
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Nephrology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

FL State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Prophylaxis of catheter-related bacteremia using tissue plasminogen activator-tobramycin locks.
Onder, A. M., Chandar, J., Billings, A., Simon, N., Gonzalez, J., Francoeur, D., Abitbol, C., Zilleruelo, G.

A renal protocol for all ages and all indications: mercapto-acetyl-triglycine (MAG3) with simultaneous injection of furosemide (MAG3-F0): a 17-year experience.
Sfakianakis, G. N., Sfakianaki, E., Georgiou, M., Serafini, A., Ezuddin, S., Kuker, R., Zilleruelo, G., Strauss, J., Abitbol, C., Chandar, J., Seeherunvong, W., Bourgoignie, J., Roth, D., Leveillee, R., Bird, V. G., Block, N., Gosalbez, R., Labbie, A., Guerra, J. J., Yrizarry, J.

Chlorhexidine-based antiseptic solutions effectively reduce catheter-related bacteremia.
Onder, A. M., Chandar, J., Billings, A., Diaz, R., Francoeur, D., Abitbol, C., Zilleruelo, G.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group HMO/Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United - River Valley Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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