Maria Rodriguez, NP, a Nurse Practitioner in Private Practice

Get to know Nurse Practitioner, Maria Rodriguez, who serves patients in McAllen, Texas.

Maria is a committed nurse practitioner working with patients at the private practice of Dr. Alvaro Marcelo Giraldo in McAllen, Texas. She specializes in internal medicine and adult health. She can also be found on staff at Rio Grande Regional Hospital.

Graduating with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Texas-Pan American, she went on to complete her Master of Science in Nursing degree at the same educational venue.

A Nurse Practitioner (NP) is an advanced practice registered nurse and a type of mid-level practitioner. NPs are trained to assess patient needs, order and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnose disease, as well as formulate and prescribe treatment plans.

On a more personal note, Maria attributes her success to her determination.

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