Dr. Ana Maria Mendez is a board-certified Family Physician. She has over 6 years of experience providing primary care in rural settings and within a large academic center. She has a deep-rooted interest in health care at the international, community, and individual level. Her philosophy is to approach patients with curiosity and an open mind to build trust and create a tailored plan that will allow her patients to reach their wellness goals. She is also board-certified in Obesity Medicine and recently served as a consultant for a medically supervised weight loss clinic. Outside of the office, her hobbies include cooking, attending live music events, international travel, and birding. She is fluent in Spanish.