Aymin Delgado-Borrego, MD, MPH
Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology

Aymin Delgado-Borrego, MD, MPH

MEDICAL EDUCATION

Dr. Aymin Delgado-Borrego is a board certified pediatric gastro-enterologist. Dr. Delgado-Borrego completed her undergraduate degree at Brown University in Providence Rhode Island.

She then went to New York University School of Medicine to pursue her medical degree. From there, she attended the Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota for her first year of internship in pediatrics and then completed her residency at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital. Subsequently, Dr. Delgado-Borrego pursued her subspecialty training at Harvard University program (Boston Children’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital) in Boston, Massachusetts. She also obtained a Master’s in Public Health from Harvard University.

Dr. Aymin Delgado-Borrego has been active in research. She was the recipient of the prestigious Jan Albrecht award from the American Association for the study of Liver Diseases in 2005 and subsequently received funding from the National Institutes of Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation to pursue research in pediatric hepatitis C infection. Dr. Delgado-Borrego worked as a Harvard University faculty member at Boston Children’s Hospital following completion of her subspecialty training. In 2007, Dr. Delgado-Borrego joined the University of Miami where she was a faculty member for seven years, and then joined Kidz Pediatric Subspecialty Center in 2014. Dr. Delgado-Borrego has had extensive publications of her research work in prestigious academic journals. Her research on the public health aspects of pediatric hepatitis C was chosen as one of the four most newsworthy studies of the national and international Digestive Diseases Week in 2010. She has been interviewed for her work by important newspaper and television stations both in the U.S. and abroad.

MEDICAL INTERESTS

Dr. Delgado-Borrego treats pediatric patients with a wide variety of gastrointestinal disorders including abdominal pain, gastroesophageal reflux, constipation, inflammatory bowel disease, and many others. Her primary areas of interest include pediatric liver diseases, viral hepatitis, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. She is also highly interested in inflammatory bowel disease, eosinophilic esophagitis, and food allergies. Dr. Delgado-Borrego has extensive experience in the management of children with short gut syndrome and intestinal failure. With her background in public health, Dr. Delgado-Borrego has a special interest in quality improvement in particular for conditions of great need such as pediatric obesity. She believes in a family centered approach and multispecialty collaboration in the management of the pediatric patient. Importantly, she strives to empower the patient and the family towards positive change to improve illness.

PERSONAL PROFILE

Dr. Delgado was born as the child of a Cuban mother and Peruvian father. She moved to the U.S. as a child and is fluent in Spanish. Dr. Delgado-Borrego has three children and enjoys spending time with her family. She enjoys the outdoors, reading, playing the piano, and learning foreign languages.


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