Monica is our board certified Nurse Practitioner with a specialty in dermatology. With over 15 years in the medical field, she brings expertise to offer individualized care for each of her patients. Monica received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology and her Master's of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Austin. In 2011, Monica began working at a private dermatology practice in West Los Angeles specializing in laser treatments for acne, acne scars and skin rejuvenation. In 2014, Monica joined Center for Advanced Dermatology and ultimately found dermatology as her true passion. Her clinical interests are sun protection, acne and skin rejuvenation. Monica is also a laser specialist and has many years of experience working in the field of laser dermatology. Her goal is to keep a holistic approach in her treatments and care plans.
Monica is a member of the National Nursing Honors Society, Sigma Theta Tau, and is nationally certified by The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). When Monica is away from the office, she enjoys time with her two sons and husband. She also likes to practice calligraphy, decorating and new recipes.