Carmen is a certified Physician Assistant and obtained her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of Puget Sound in Washington. She graduated from Oregon Health and Science University with a Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Studies.

Carmen is certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is licensed with the Oregon Medical Board. She is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Oregon Society for Physician Assistants, North Pacific Orthopaedic Society, the Oregon Medical Association; and, the Medical Society of Metropolitan Portland.

Carmen enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She has a young family that keeps her busy. Her interests are cycling, yoga and outdoor recreational activities. In her free time she loves to travel to new places.