Maritza Sanchez



Maritza Sanchez is a nurse who cares for adolescent patients, supporting them and their families through diagnosis and treatment. As part of UCSF's telephone triage program, she provides medical advice when patients call.

Sanchez has a strong understanding of mental health disparities and is knowledgeable about treating patients with more than one condition as well as adolescent and young adult patients with eating disorders. She is passionate about working with diverse and underserved populations.

Sanchez earned her bachelor's degree in nursing from Sonoma State University. She has previously worked as a psychiatry nurse and as a nursing instructor.

  • Education

    Sonoma State University, BS, Nursing, 2010

Clinics I work with (1)

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Adolescent Health Clinic

Adolescent Health Clinic

San Francisco / Oakland

Where I see patients (1)

    Tender wagging care

    Our therapy dogs spread joy and smiles at the bedside and throughout the hospital.

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