Board Certification

  • Physician Assistant

Education

Graduate School

D’Youville College
Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
Buffalo, NY

Undergraduate School

D’Youville College
Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies
Buffalo, NY

Medical School

Universidad Privada del Valle
Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery
Cochabamba, Bolivia

Personal Interests

Maria enjoys traveling, learning new languages, and spending time with her husband and young son. In any extra time, she enjoys cooking and photography.

Biography

Maria is a board-certified Physician Assistant who is committed to providing comprehensive primary care and preventive health. She received her M.S. degree in Physician Assistant Studies from D’Youville College in 2020 after previously receiving her medical degree in Bolivia and practicing there. She is particularly interested in preventive care, including how nutritional, lifestyle, and emotional strategies can improve health. Maria hopes to continue increasing care to the Hispanic and other communities in the DMV region.

Maria speaks fluent Spanish and English and has limited working proficiency in Portuguese.