Board Certified Pediatrician in Avon Park, FL
Dr. Maria B. Asis has a degree in B.S. Medical Technology (pre-med degree) and obtained her M.D. degree (Doctor of Medicine) at University of Santo Tomas in the Philippines, graduating in 1997. She did training in Pediatrics in both NJ and NY. She was trained at Jersey City Medical Center (affiliate of Mount Sinai School of Medicine) and Brooklyn Hospital (affiliate of Weill Cornell School of Medicine). She finished Pediatric Training in 2009. She is board certified (American Board of Pediatrics) since 2010 and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. From completion of her pediatric training, she has been with our practice since 2009.
Dr. Asis has 3 children. As a parent, she relates very much with the joys and challenges of being one. She sees her children in her patients. Hobbies includes doing art work (especially air clay figures) with her daughter. She also tries to maintain a healthy lifestyle with running and cross training.
Dr. Asis is fluent in Tagalog (Filipino) and English.