Blanca Martinez joins CenterWell as a Family Nurse Practitioner bringing over 20 years of experience within the healthcare industry. She graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch with her post graduate degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Blanca chose to pursue a career in the medical field to provide high-quality healthcare to patients and to help them take control of their healthcare journey. In her role as a Family Nurse Practitioner, she feels a tremendous responsibility to provide patients with safe, holistic, patient-centered and culture sensitive care. This is why she emphasizes the importance of preventative care to her patients, so that they can live longer, happier and healthier lives. Blanca also believes that by taking the time to get to know her patients and their individual concerns, she is able to truly personalize their experience to help improve their clinical outcomes. Blanca feels that the best way to develop a relationship is through mutual trust and respect with her patients, which then allows for sound medical judgment and empathy to a patient’s situation. When she’s not at the office, Blanca enjoys traveling and experiencing new cultures, as well as spending quality time with her family and making long lasting memories.