Dr. Mauri Carakushansky MD Pediatric Endocrinologist

Dr. Mauri Carakushansky is a pediatric endocrinologist in Orlando, Florida and is affiliated with Orlando Regional Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Universidad Federal de Rio de Janeiro Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 19 years. Dr. Carakushansky accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 4 doctors at Orlando Regional Medical Center who specialize in Pediatric Endocrinology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Endocrinologist: General Pediatric Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Orlando Regional Medical Center
Ranked #41 in Pediatrics: Diabetes & Endocrinology

Education & Medical Training

Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health System
Residency, Pediatrics, 1997–2000

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Pediatric Endocrinology, 2000–2003

Universidad Federal de Rio de Janeiro Faculty of Medicine
Class of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 12 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 9 years in Pediatric Endocrinology

FL State Medical License
Active through 2016

Publications & Presentations

A new missense mutation in the growth hormone-releasing hormone receptor gene in familial isolated GH deficiency.
Carakushansky, M., Whatmore, A. J., Clayton, P. E., Shalet, S. M., Gleeson, H. K., Price, D. A., Levine, M. A., Salvatori, R.

Neonatal hypocalcemic seizures: case report and literature review.
Kossoff, E. H., Silvia, M. T., Maret, A., Carakushansky, M., Vining, E. P.

Achondroplasia associated with Down syndrome.
Carakushansky, G., Rosembaum, S., Ribeiro, M. G., Kahn, E., Carakushansky, M.

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Insurances Accepted

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

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