Why did you decide to pursue a career in OBGYN?
It was important to me to be able to provide full spectrum care from primary care to emergency services and surgery. I'm passionate about helping patients feel comfortable and heard while seeking medical care, which lends itself great to the specialty.
What are your favorite things about living in the Seattle area?
The proximity to the mountains, the rain, biking, and being close to my family.
Describe your approach to patient care:
It's important to me to be patient, listen, and collaborate with patients to decide what is best for them
What are you personal interests?
I enjoy camping, hiking, crafting, and spending time with my husband and dog
Patient safety, quality improvement, pubic health.
Prenatal care, Labor & Delivery, minimally invasive gynecology.
Education & Training:
Undergraduate Degree, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
Medical School, University of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida
Masters, Public Health, University of Miami, Miami-Dade County, Florida
Residency, University of Texas, Austin, TX
American College of Obstetricians & Gynecology
Date Joined UW Medicine: 2021