Maria Gieron

Maria Gieron, MD

Professor, College of Medicine Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences

Professor, College of Medicine Pediatrics

Professor, College of Medicine Neurology

Professor, Pediatrics and Neurology

Contact Info 17 Davis Blvd
Suite 200
Tampa FL 33606

Academic Phone:(813) 259-8717

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  • MD, Medical Academy of Warsaw, 1971

Research Interests

  • Dr. Gieron's clinical and research interests are in childhood epilepsy and electrophysiology (EEG and EEG-video monitoring), as well as neuromuscular disorders and headaches.


  • The Florida Society of Neurology (member, 2018 - Present)
  • Child Neurology Society (member, 1980 - Present)

Recent Publications

  • Grieco JC, Ciarlone SL, Gieron-Korthals M, Schoenberg MR, Smith AG, Philpot RM, Heussler HS, Banko JL, & Weeber EJ. An open-label pilot trial of minocycline in children as a treatment for Angelman syndrome. BMC Neurology. 14: 232, 2014.
  • Dembinski K, Gieron-Korthals M, Martinez CR, & Rodriguez L. Neuromyelitis optica in child: diagnostic and therapeutic challenges. Case Reports in Pediatrics. 2013: 124929, 2013.
  • Chang T & Gieron-Korthals M. Spinal muscular atrophy: an update. Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. 30(2) : 130-6, 2011.
  • Gieron-Korthals M & Col√≥n J. Hypoxic-ischemic encephalopathy in infants: new challenges. Fetal and Pediatric Pathology. 24(2) : 105-20, 2005.
  • Jacinto S, J, Gieron-Korthals M, Ferreira J, A. Predicting outcome in hypoxic-ischemic brain injury. Pediatric Clinic of North America. 48(3) : 647-660, 2001.