Dima Ezminga, M.D.


Pulmonary and Allergy

Academic Title

Clinical Assistant Professor

Contact Information

352-273-8381 (phone)
352-294-8098 (fax)



Dr. Ezmigna is a board certified pediatric pulmonologist. She received her Pediatric Pulmonary fellowship training at the University of Arizona and her Pediatric Residency at the University of Florida. She graduated medical school from the University of Jordan. Dr. Ezmigna joined the faculty at the University of Florida in 2015. Her clinical interests in pediatric pulmonology include Diffuse Lung Disease, pulmonary hypertension, and pulmonary complications of sickle cell disease.

Key Publications

  1. Glutathione and arginine levels: Predictors for acetaminophen-associated asthma exacerbation? Morris CR, Mauger DT, Suh JH, Phipatanakul W, Sheehan WJ, Moy JN, Paul IM, Szefler SJ, Jackson DJ, Fitzpatrick AM; National Institutes of Health/National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute AsthmaNet. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2018 Jul;142(1):308-311.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2018.01.045. Epub 2018 Mar 5. No abstract available.
  2. Acetaminophen versus Ibuprofen in Young Children with Mild Persistent Asthma. Sheehan WJ, Mauger DT, Paul IM, Moy JN, Boehmer SJ, Szefler SJ, Fitzpatrick AM, Jackson DJ, Bacharier LB, Cabana MD, Covar R, Holguin F, Lemanske RF Jr, Martinez FD, Pongracic JA, Beigelman A, Baxi SN, Benson M, Blake K, Chmiel JF, Daines CL, Daines MO, Gaffin JM, Gentile DA, Gower WA, Israel E, Kumar HV, Lang JE, Lazarus SC, Lima JJ, Ly N, Marbin J, Morgan WJ, Myers RE, Olin JT, Peters SP, Raissy HH, Robison RG, Ross K, Sorkness CA, Thyne SM, Wechsler ME, Phipatanakul W; NIH/NHLBI AsthmaNet. N Engl J Med. 2016 Aug 18;375(7):619-30. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1515990.
  3. Effect of a soy isoflavone supplement on lung function and clinical outcomes in patients with poorly controlled asthma: a randomized clinical trial. Smith LJ, Kalhan R, Wise RA, Sugar EA, Lima JJ, Irvin CG, Dozor AJ, Holbrook JT; American Lung Association Asthma Clinical Research Centers. JAMA. 2015 May 26;313(20):2033-43. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.5024.
  4. Lymphoscintigraphy in plastic bronchitis, a pediatric case report. Ezmigna DR, Morgan WJ, Witte MH, Brown MA. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2013 May;48(5):515-8. doi: 10.1002/ppul.22673. Epub 2012 Sep 4.