Shauna Smith, WHNP

Board Certified I grew up in Orange County, CA and Sheridan, WY. I married my high school sweetheart and we have two children, as well as a miniature pinscher named Kevin. As a child I wanted to either be an Olympic Track & Field athlete or a nurse. The dream of competing in the Olympics brought me to the University … Read More

Courtney Domingo, WHNP

EducationUniversity of CincinnatiArizona State University ClinicTempe As a child I always wanted to be a bus driver. I’m not sure the moment I decided I wanted to go into healthcare, but I know that I was attracted to it because I have a passion for helping people and enjoy the problem solving aspect of medicine. I love Mountain Park because … Read More

Neil Trachtenberg, MD

Board Certified I come from all over the place! I was born in Zimbabwe, then I went to Israel, then to South Africa, and in the 70s I came to and stayed in Phoenix. I had a magical attraction to medicine, mostly because I wanted to figure out how things worked. Taking care of patients and people is important to … Read More

Alice Baluha, WHNP

Women’s Health Lead Nurse Practitioner  I love books, so when I was little, I wanted to be a librarian. But when I was 19, I had my first child, and the nurse who worked with me was the most amazing person I’d ever met. That’s when I decided to become a nurse. I like working in public health, and after … Read More

Monique Lin, MD

Board CertifiedOB/GYN and Maternal Fetal Medicine EducationAlbany Medical College, 2000University of Alabama at Birmingham, Masters of Science in Public Health, 2007 ResidencyBanner University Medical Center- Phoenix, 2004 FellowshipUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham, 2007 ClinicBaseline Growing up in Brazil I saw a lot of poverty and how much people struggled having so little. It was a huge motivator in why I … Read More

Marneece Williams, MD

Board Certified Growing up in the Bahamas, I was one of four girls and for as long as I can remember I’ve wanted to be a women’s healthcare provider. When I was just 11 years old, my mom got sick after giving birth and had to go to the hospital. We didn’t know it at the time but it was … Read More

Dalisa Barquero, WHNP

Vanderbilt University School of Nursing I am originally from San Jose, Costa Rica. I immigrated to the U.S when I was 10. I met my husband while serving as a U.S Peace Corps volunteer in West Africa, he too was a volunteer. When I was younger, I wanted to go to law school because it spoke to my desire to … Read More

Mohammad Ahmad, MD

Board Certified I’m from Pakistan and I didn’t know what I wanted to do when I was a kid, I just kept going to school and learning and eventually decided to go into medicine. Taking care of people has always been important to me, I want to relieve their suffering and take care of their well-being. I like working at Mountain Park … Read More

Lydia Ehlenberger, MD

Board Certified EducationUniversity of Arizona, College of Medicine ResidencyGood Samaritan Regional ClinicBaseline I was born and raised in Phoenix. As a child I knew I wanted to work in healthcare. My mom was especially instrumental in my career choice as she encouraged me to volunteer at Maricopa Medical Center where she worked. This led to a lifetime of volunteering, especially … Read More

Rachel Kennamer, WHNP

I got into healthcare because I wanted to help people. Being from Winslow, I dreamed of moving to a big city and was really excited for this opportunity. I love our philosophy at Mountain Park which is to increase access to healthcare. I want my patents to know that I am never here to judge them, only to help. Everyone … Read More