Carmen is an AANP Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner and is also a Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist (CDCES). After completing her Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Austin in 2016, she joined the team at Texas Diabetes & Endocrinology. She treats patients with Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes.
Previously, Carmen worked as a Registered Nurse in the Intensive Care Unit at Seton Medical Center Austin for seven years. Carmen maintains memberships in professional associations including Texas Nurse Practitioners, Austin Advanced Practice Nurses, and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Carmen is passionate about educating patients to manage their chronic illnesses by creating supportive, effective, and realistic health plans. She is a native Texan who enjoys watching the Texas Longhorns, cooking, and hiking.
Degrees & Certifications:
- MSN – Masters of Science in Nursing
- FNP – Family Nurse Practitioner
- CDCES – Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist