Cindy Lau, PharmD

My parents were immigrants. When they came to the United States, they had some difficulty navigating the healthcare system, so I always kind of had the idea in my head that I might go into healthcare to make that transition easier for other people. When I was in college, I realized there were pharmacies on everywhere I go and I thought … Read More

Christina Patterson, LCSW

Education:University of New Hampshire Clinic: Maryvale My partner and I relocated from Maine in September 2017. I have always loved sunshine so when he was promoted we jumped on the opportunity to move to Arizona. We live in New River, a place that I like to call my own vacation home because it’s far away from everything. When I’m not working … Read More

Delia Avelar, PsyD

Education:Argosy University Clinic: Maryvale I have been living in Phoenix for 18 years and it thrills me that I was able to find a job doing something I love here. I came to Mountain Park because I believe in our integrated care model and our focus on treating the whole person. I am bilingual as well which helps me to … Read More

Khanh Nguyen, PharmD

EducationUniversity of Minnesota-Twin Cities ClinicMaryvale I grew up in Vietnam. When my family and I moved to the U.S., my father suffered from asthma. He had to take so many medications, but somehow his condition was getting worse. Witnessing this, I started to wonder if he was taking the prescribed medicine correctly, and if he was getting the best medical care. … Read More

Stacy Minji Park, PharmD

EducationMidwestern University ClinicBaseline My main goal is to help people eliminate barriers and stay healthy. I was born in South Korea, moved to Argentina when I was 12, and then to Los Angeles in high school. As an immigrant I can relate to so many of our patients. English is not my first language, so I understand what it’s like … Read More

Rajal Patel, PharmD

I moved here from India in the 11th grade, where I was already focusing on my future career. Starting in high school I always wanted to be a pharmacist. I loved science, but did not want to be a doctor. My brother, parents and grandparents live in Arizona. Most of my family still speaks Gujarati, a Hindi dialect. I had … Read More

Stacy Lee, PharmD

EducationMidwestern University ClinicBaseline, Maryvale and Tempe When I was little, I wanted to be a writer because I loved books. But I then decided to pursue healthcare because I’d be able to help others. At Mountain Park, I love the patient population and our healthcare teams. I have a cat, and I like to play Tabletop games.

Maegan Burris, PharmD

Pharmacy Manager My focus throughout my life and career has always been health and bridging the gap that exists in healthcare. Prevention, as well as treatment, play vital roles in our wellbeing. I believe prevention is the key to reducing health inequality in our community. I knew I found my calling in pharmacy when I witnessed the powerful and life … Read More

Amanda Williams, LICSW

EducationArizona State University ClinicMaryvale I’ve wanted to be a social worker for as long as I can remember. During my undergrad at Arizona State University I was able to intern at several places including the fire department, a hospital and hospice care. It was during these experiences that I was introduced to the medical side of social work. I love … Read More

Jennie Altman, RD

EducationUniversity of Arizona ClinicGoodyear and Maryvale I have always enjoyed food because it’s a thing that brings people together. Eating is something people do multiple times a day but many don’t make the best decisions when it comes to their diet.  This is the reason that I chose to become a Registered Dietitian. I wanted to help teach people to … Read More