Pamela Papola, M.D.

Pamela Papola, M.D.

  • Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
  • Developmental and Behavioral Medicine

Pamela Papola, M.D. is a pediatric developmental and behavioral specialist.

  • 239-343-6050 — Office
  • 239-343-6050 — For Appointment


Clinical Interests:
  • Interested in:
  • Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism spectrum disorder (ASD)
  • Developmental delays
  • Language and communication disorders
  • Learning challenges
  • Golisano Children's Hospital of Southwest Florida
  • Pediatric Specialty Clinic* - Naples
Patients Treated:
  • Children and Adolescents Only
For Appointment:
  • Referral Only

Education & Training

Medical School:
  • Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Mexico
  • Pediatric Residency, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, New York
  • Pediatric Neurodevelopmental Disabilities Fellowship, Rose F. Kennedy Center, Allbert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York
Board Certification(s):
  • Board certified in:
  • Neurology with special qualifications in Child Neurology
Languages Spoken:
  • Dr. Papola is fluent in English and Spanish.

Related Caregivers

Clinical Care

As a Pediatric Behavioralist, Dr. Papola treats children, adolescents, and young adults with behavioral or developmental problems and utilizes medication, psychotherapy, family therapy and/or direction for educational treatments within the child's school.

Dr. Papola' clinical interests include attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), autism spectrum disorder (ASD), developmental delays, language and communication disorders, learning challenges.

She welcomes all children who need diagnosis and treatment for autism and other complex neurodevelopment disorders.

Education & Training

Dr. Papola is a medical graduate of University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine, San Juan, Puerto Rico (1980). She completed internships (2007), followed by Pediatric Residency training at the University Pediatric Hospital, San Juan, Puerto Rico (2008). Dr. Papola completed her fellowship in Developmental and Behavioral Medicine at the Harbor: UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, Calif.

Dr. Papola is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Memberships & Affiliations

Some of Dr. Papola's past and present professional memberships include:

  • Member, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Member, American Medical Association and Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics


Pediatric Behavioral and Developmental Medicine
  • 15901 Bass Road
  • Suite 108
  • Fort Myers, FL 33908
Mon - Fri : 8am - 5pm

* An outpatient department of Lee Memorial Hospital

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  • Phone: 239-343-6050
  • Fax: 239-343-6051
Pediatric Specialty Clinic
  • 22655 Bayshore Road
  • Suite 120
  • Port Charlotte, FL 33980
Mon - Fri : 8am - 4:30pm
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  • Phone: 941-235-4900
  • Fax: 941-235-4901

* An outpatient department of Lee Memorial Hospital.