Board Certified I have been a Registered Nurse for a long time and a Nurse Practitioner for over 20 years. It was actually my children’s pediatrician who encouraged me to become a nurse practitioner. Before attending Rush University I studied Dance Therapy at Columbia College in Chicago. In Chicago I worked as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner for the National Health … Read More
Board Certified EducationNepal Medical College, Kathmandu University ResidencyMount Sinai Medical Center ClinicMaryvale Growing up my father knew I wanted to be a doctor long before I did, but the truth is, the idea of becoming a physician was ingrained within me from an early age. The main driving force came from my grandmother when she was diagnosed with cancer and … Read More
I started my healthcare career with a degree in psychology, but I needed a change and nursing felt like the right transition. I love being at Mountain Park. The integrated healthcare model we have here is great. I’ve always been a pediatric provider so I’m always trying to promote healthy habits from a young age. Living a healthy lifestyle makes … Read More
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 who need it the most. My … Read More
I grew up in New York City with my mom, who was a single parent. Although my mom was a chef and I also completed culinary school, I was pulled more toward medicine so I studied to become a doctor. I was always sick as a child, suffering from asthma and eczema. I spent too much time in the hospital, … Read More
Board Certified 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 achieve their health goals. Working at … Read More
I have always been interested in science and medicine. I chose to become a pediatrician because I love working with kids and their families. I also have an interest in public health which made Mountain Park the perfect fit for me. There’s a really great community of providers here and I love the integrated care model.
I grew up in Phoenix and have known I wanted to be a doctor since I was 5-years old. I have always been interested in the human body and knew I wanted to serve others that needed help. My parents are immigrants from Peru and I am fluent in Spanish, which really comes in handy at our clinics. I like … Read More