Maria Abeyta is a board-certified Physician Assistant and a Diplomate Fellow of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. She is also an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Maria graduated from the University of Puget Sound, in Tacoma, Washington with her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Psychology. Prior to returning home to attend the University of New Mexico Physician Assistant Program, she worked as a surgical assistant for a Periodontology practice in San Francisco, California.
After completing her Physician Assistant training in 2015, Maria worked in Plastic, Reconstructive, and Burn Surgery at the University of New Mexico. She values providing quality medical care and promoting dermatological education to patients of all ages and backgrounds.
Outside of work, Maria enjoys spending time with family and friends, hiking, practicing yoga, and traveling.