Meet Vanessa Al Rashida, MD
Specialty: Adult Medicine
Location: Rio Rancho Family Practice
1721 Rio Rancho Blvd., SE
Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Vanessa Al Rashida, MD, finished her Internal Medicine Residency at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in June 2018 and her Doctor of Medicine from the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine in May 2014. She also received a Masters of Public Health in Policy and Administration at the University of Illinois, Chicago School of Public Health in December 2015. Dr. Al Rashida is excited to motivate patients to improve their own health and reduce health disparities and cultural biases. Her professional interests include cardiovascular disease prevention, population health, and the inclusion of diverse cultures and patients. In her time away from the office, she enjoys fine arts like drawing, painting, glass-blowing, sculpting, pottery, and going to operas. She also enjoys volleyball, soccer, bowling, and kayaking. When it comes to her new home of Albuquerque, NM, she loves the landscape and emphasis on outdoor activities.