Jennifer Wood, NP

Board CertifiedEducationArizona State UniversityClinicBaseline and MaryvaleWhen I was little, I wanted to work with dolphins, as a marine biologist.  I ended up becoming a nurse and caring for kids instead, which I love.  I eventually went back to school to become a nurse practitioner.  I had a friend who worked here at Mountain Park, and she loved it here.  She … Read More

Richa Duggal, MD

Board Certified Education: Kasturba Medical College Clinic: Baseline As a pediatrician, it’s a delight to watch children grow, and deeply rewarding to walk with families as they mature. I enjoy working at Mountain Park because everyone here loves what they do and patient care is their first priority. I’ve lived in Phoenix for more than 10 years now. I am … Read More

Cindy Duke, MD

Education: University of Arizona, College of Medicine Clinic: Baseline I have always loved math and science.  My father became seriously ill during my teenage years and this adverse event made me realize the importance of learning medical science so that I can help my family and others. Working with children has always been the most enjoyable and rewarding moment of … Read More

Duncan Tang, MD

Board Certified Education University of Arizona, College of Medicine Residency University of Minnesota Medical School Clinic Baseline

Shashikala Rao, MD

Board CertifiedEducationRangaraya Medical CollegeIndiaResidencyLincoln Medical CenterBronx, NYClinicBaselineI grew up in India and always either wanted to be a doctor or lawyer, and eventually chose to become a doctor. I’ve practiced medicine in India, England and the US. I think the range of cultural experience that has given me is advantageous.Mountain Park has a great work atmosphere – the type of … Read More

Elmira Pashayeva, MD

Education: Azerbaijan Medical University Clinic: Baseline Growing up I wanted to be a singer and dancer, but an inner voice told me to go into medicine. I was always caring for our family pets and that drove me into pediatrics. Before coming to Mountain Park, I had worked in similar settings and I wanted to keep providing care to those … Read More

Priya Vannarath, MD

Board Certified Education: Calicut Medical College Clinic: Baseline I came to the United States from Kerala, India in 2002 after serving in a variety of medical positions overseas. It was my father’s ambition that I become a doctor because he wanted me to have as many opportunities as possible and I eventually grew to be very passionate about helping people … Read More

Rosa Lopez, MD

Education: University of California Residency: St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Clinic: Baseline Before I became a doctor, I worked in a lab. I was really interested in genetic research and my employer recommended I go to medical school. I’ve worked as a hospitalist and in private practice, but I wanted to make a greater impact. I looked into a few … Read More

Liliana Garcia, DDS

Dental Department Chair Board Certified Education: NYU College of Dentistry Clinic: Baseline and Maryvale I grew up in Queens, NY, and always wanted to be a doctor. As a kid, I was always putting Band-Aids on people and helping them. I’m a natural caregiver. I’ve always wanted to work in public health. I was a patient at a Community Health … Read More

Faiz Naioom, MD

Internal Medicine Chair Board Certified Education: University of Mosul College of Medicine Clinic: Baseline I always wanted to be a physician so I could help people in need. Medicine is my passion, and I really like what I get to do on a daily basis. I see a great need in the community Mountain Park serves, and I think I … Read More