Dima Ezmigna

Dima Ezmigna, M.D.

Associate Professor Of Pediatrics / Pediatric Pulmonology

Department: MD-PEDS-PULMONARY
Business Phone: (352) 273-8234
Business Email: dezmigna@ufl.edu

About Dima Ezmigna

Dr. Ezmigna is a pediatric pulmonologist in Gainesville, FL. She is the director of the paediatric pulmonary fellowship program at The University of Florida. She provides care for patients with pediatric acute and chronic pulmonary disorders. She attended medical school at the University of Jordan. She completed a residency with a high-specialty degree in general pediatrics at the University of Jordan and a fellowship in pediatric palliative care and pain management at the San Diego Hospice and The Institute for Palliative Medicine in San Diego, California. She then became a pediatric pulmonary academic research fellow at the University of Arizona and did a fellowship in pediatric pulmonary, allergy and immunology at the University of Arizona, as well. After, she completed a pediatric residency at the University of Florida. In 2015, she joined the faculty at UF as an assistant professor of pediatric pulmonology. She is board-certified in pediatrics and pediatric pulmonology. She currently sees patients at the UF Health Pediatric Pulmonary Diagnostic Center in the Medical Plaza. She has special clinical interest in pulmonary hypertension, diffuse lung disease, and pulmonary complications in sickle cell disease.

Additional Positions:
Co-Director, Pediatric Residency Med Ed track
2022 – Current ·
Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Fellowship
2019 – Current ·

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDT7400 Elect Top/Pediatrics
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship
2018
MDC6001 Intro Clin Practice

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Pulmonary
Areas of Interest
  • Asthma in children
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Interstitial lung disease
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Sickle cell disease

Publications

2022
A Case of Respiratory Decline in a Premature Infant.
NeoReviews. [DOI] 10.1542/neo.23-5-e354. [PMID] 35490190.
2022
Pediatric Hypersensitivity Pneumonitis: Clinicopathologic Characteristics of Two Cases with Fungal Triggers.
Fetal and pediatric pathology. [DOI] 10.1080/15513815.2020.1786201. [PMID] 32619123.
2021
Bronchoalveolar Lavage Profiles in Uncontrolled Wheezy Children Compared by Asthma Predictive Index.
Pediatric pulmonology. [DOI] 10.1002/ppul.25716. [PMID] 34609079.
2021
Diagnostic Accuracy of Nasopharyngeal Swab Cultures in Children Less Than Five Years with Chronic Wet Cough.
Children (Basel, Switzerland). [DOI] 10.3390/children8121161. [PMID] 34943357.
2021
Dyspnea on Exertion… An Asthma Masquerader!
The Florida Pediatrician .
2020
Feasibility and preliminary outcomes of an integrated pediatric sickle cell disease and pulmonary care clinic for children with sickle cell disease.
Pediatric blood & cancer. [DOI] 10.1002/pbc.28672. [PMID] 32886403.
2020
Spirometry use in patients with sickle cell disease with and without asthma and acute chest syndrome: A multicenter study
eJHaem.
2020
Unique Bronchoscopy Findings in a Child with Severe Bronchiolitis Obliterans Following Overlapping Triggers
Global Journal of Pediatric and Neonatal Care .
2020
Wheezing and Stridor in a 2-year-old Infant.
Pediatrics in review. [DOI] 10.1542/pir.2017-0143. [PMID] 33004571.
2013
Lymphoscintigraphy in plastic bronchitis, a pediatric case report.
Pediatric pulmonology. [DOI] 10.1002/ppul.22673. [PMID] 22949350.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-8234
Emails:
Business:
dezmigna@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Business Street:
1600 SW ARCHER RD
Gainesville FL 32610