Jennifer Wood, NP

Board Certified EducationArizona State University ClinicBaseline and Maryvale When 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 … Read More

Juan Gabriel Martinez, DO

I grew up in Glendale and always wanted to be a lawyer because I thought they were fancy. I have seven brothers and sisters, and also two children and two dogs.  I grew up in a lower-income area, and wanted to practice medicine so that I could help with the lack of healthcare there. When I’m not at work I love … Read More

Shashikala Rao, MD

Board Certified EducationRangaraya Medical CollegeIndia ResidencyLincoln Medical CenterBronx, NY ClinicBaseline I 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 … Read More

Fernando Vazquez, MD

Board Certified I grew up in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, in between Monterrey and Mexico City. I have five brothers and two sisters, and had no idea what I wanted to be when I was little. But I did always have an interest in working with people and helping people in any way I can, so working for Mountain Park was … Read More

Hilary Price, PNP

Education: University of Boston MGH Institute of Health Professionals Clinic: Gateway I was born and raised in Virginia, outside of Washington D.C. My childhood memories are of visiting the amazing and free Smithsonian Museums. When I later moved to Boston to study, I didn’t know that I would end up staying for 25 years before coming to Arizona. In my family … Read More

Wylie Carhartt, MD

Family Medicine Clinical Lead Growing up, I wanted to be an actor – I liked being on stage. However, both of my parents were in the medical field and I was able to see how they cared for patients, which is what made me decide to go into healthcare. I’m really happy to be at Mountain Park, it’s a mission-driven … Read More

Ugonna Woods, MD

Pediatrics Clinical Lead Board Certified I grew up in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and always wanted to be a pediatrician so I could help kids. I’m a middle child with two older siblings and three younger ones. I have three very active boys and love to spend time with my family. I wanted to do mission work and I’ve been to both … Read More

Donald Carter, MD

Pediatrics Chair Board Certified As long as I can remember, I wanted to be a pediatrician. I wanted to help and serve others, especially children. The mission at Mountain Park to serve others is truly held in the hearts of all its employees. I come from a huge family, over 100 cousins, three siblings, six nephews and nieces with more … Read More