Candice Jane Martinez, a board certified Physician Assistant, received her Master’s degree from the University of New Mexico’s Physician Assistant Program. A native Texan, Candice earned her undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University while competing for the school’s cross country and track teams.
Her passion for Dermatology started at a young age with her own battle with teenage acne. Even now as an adult she still struggles with acne and can empathize with her patients and how it impacts their lives. She began her work in Dermatology as a medical assistant at Chapel Hill Dermatology in North Carolina. As a Physician Assistant, she practiced in the fields of Gynecologic Oncology as well as Internal Medicine with an emphasis in adolescent medicine before returning to her true calling of Dermatology. Candice’s focus has always been patient care and communication. She loves being part of the Rio Grande Dermatology team and thoroughly enjoys providing her patients with excellent care and treatment.
In Candice’s spare time she enjoys running, cooking, traveling, and spending time with her husband.
Whether your problem is a small blemish or complicated rash she is happy to provide you with evidence-based medical care and optimal results.