Meet the Providers
Pediatric Doctors In Miami FL
Our highly trained, experienced, and remarkably personable doctors wish to welcome you and your loved ones to the Day & Night Pediatric Services family.
Please take a moment to meet our much-sought-after health care team:
Norman Ruiz-Castaneda, MD
Dr. Norman Ruiz-Castaneda was born in Cuba and educated in the United States. He received a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from Tulane University in New Orleans and his medical degree from the University of Miami. He trained in pediatrics at Shands Teaching Hospital at the University of Florida in Gainesville, Los Angeles County Hospital & University of
Southern California Medical Center, and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital in Miami. He has been in primary care pediatric private practice since 1982 and is board-certified in general pediatrics. He is a member of the American College of Pediatricians.
Dr. Ruiz-Castaneda speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese. He has been a deacon for the Archdiocese of Miami since 1993. Most importantly, he has been married to Carmen since 1979 and they have been blessed with 6 children, now adults, and an ever-growing number of grandchildren. He is committed to providing the best care for children.
Annette M. Parlade de Cardenas, MD
Dr. Annette Parlade de Cardenas was born and raised in Miami, Florida. She received her bachelor of science in biology with a minor in chemistry and psychology in 2003 from the University of Miami. She completed the Georgetown Experimental Medical Studies (GEMS) program at Georgetown University in 2004 and went on to receive her medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine in 2008. She completed her pediatric training at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in 2011.
After completing her residency, she moved back to Miami where she met her husband. She joined Day & Night Pediatric Services in 2011. She has always had a special interest in medical mission work, and she travels every year to Mindo, Ecuador, to offer medical care to the people of that community.
Dr. Parlade de Cardenas is board-certified in pediatric and adolescent medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics and is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine.
Ramon F. Oyarzun, MD
Dr. Ramon Oyarzun was born and raised in Miami, Florida. He received his bachelor of arts in business administration with a minor in chemistry in 2000 from the University of Florida and his medical degree in 2005 from the University of Miami. He completed his pediatric medical training at Jackson Memorial Hospital in 2008. After his pediatric residency training, he joined South Florida Pediatric Partners for three years. He joined Day & Night Pediatric Services in 2011.
He is board-certified in pediatric and adolescent medicine by the American Board of Pediatrics and is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine. He is married and the proud father of two sons.
Lauren A. Cameron, MD
Dr. Lauren Cameron grew up in Melbourne, Florida. She received her bachelor of science in neuroscience from the University of Miami in 2010 and her medical degree from UM’s Miller School of Medicine in 2014. She then completed her pediatric residency at Nicklaus Children's Hospital in Miami and joined Day & Night Pediatric Services shortly thereafter. She is married and has one child.
She is board-certified with the American Board of Pediatrics and is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine.
Schedule your appointment with one of the highly qualified pediatricians at Day & Night Pediatric Services in South Miami, Florida. We know you and your children will feel right at home here. Call (305) 668-2540 today to request an appointment with Dr. Norman Ruiz-Castaneda, Dr. Ramon Oyarzun, Dr. Annette Parlade de Cardenas, or Dr. Lauren Cameron.