Maria I. Padilla
Doctor of Nursing Practice
Maria "Isabel" Padilla earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology
from the University of Texas at El Paso in 1998. She also received a Bachelor degree
of Nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington in 2001. Her Master of Science
degree in Nursing from The University of Texas at El Paso and Family Nurse
Practitioner Certification was earned in 2006. In 2014, she graduated from the
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at The University of Texas and was
granted the Paso def Norte Health Foundation Graduate Fellows Program award for
her academic excellence and leadership.
Dr. Isabel Padilla has more than 12 years of nursing experience, including
neonatal intensive care and in family practice. As an Advanced Nurse Practitioner at
Sun City Medical Clinic she focuses on family medicine, lending her experience to
manage primary health care concerns as well as acute and chronic conditions. She
acquired an interest in anti-aging procedures and in 2008 obtained training to inject
facial rejuvenation products such as Botox and Juvederm.