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Blanca Pena, PA-C

Ear, Nose, and Throat ·  Female · Age 30

Blanca Pena

Blanca Pena, PA-C is an otolaryngology (ear, nose & throat) specialist in Rio Rancho, NM and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from University Of New Mexico in 2013 and specializes in ear, nose, and throat and physician assistant (pa).


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(505) 994-9435

Blanca Pena accepts the following insurance:

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Blanca Pena's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Deviated Septum
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Blanca Pena treats Deviated Septum more than 5% of her peers

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Otitis Media
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Blanca Pena treats Otitis Media more than 5% of her peers

Blanca Pena treats this condition more than 5% of her peers

Nosebleed
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Treatment Frequency

Blanca Pena treats Nosebleed more than 5% of her peers

Blanca Pena treats this condition more than 5% of her peers

Blanca Pena's conditions and procedures:

  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergy Testing
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Deafness
  • Deviated Septum
  • Dizziness
  • Ear Disorders
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Earwax Removal
  • Epley S Maneuver
  • Fiberoptic Laryngoscopy
  • Foreign Body Removal
  • Head or Neck Lump or Swelling
  • Headache
  • Laryngoscopy
  • Nasal Disorder Endoscopy
  • Nasopharyngoscopy
  • Nosebleed
  • Otitis Media
  • Removal of Foreign Body from Ear
  • Sinusitis
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Study
  • Vertigo
  • Wound Care and Management

About Me

The National Sinus Institute was founded with the vision of bringing health care to our patients, including rural areas where specialists are scarce. We welcome patients of all ages from pediatric to adult and treat all general Ear, Nose and Throat n...

Specialties

  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
  • Physician Assistant (PA)

Education

2013
University Of New Mexico
Medical School
2010
University Of New Mexico / Main Campus
Undergraduate School
2013
2010

Blanca Pena's Reviews

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I’ve had outstanding care from Ms. Peña and I wanted to leave feedback given a few people were harsh and I’d say, quite unfair. Olivia is intelligent, efficient and a complete professional. She identified a longstanding problem with my sinuses and she was honest with me. I can appreciate her...Read More
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I've seen this doctor 5 times. I was very disappointed. I feel like this woman hates what she does for a living. She told me, last time I saw her, "I don't know why your sinuses are not getting better after surgery!" I felt like telling her, "and this is why you are the doctor...to find out! The...Read More
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I had a very positive experience with Ms. Pena, she cleared everything up in 2 visits, well I guess it was 1 visit in which she gave the treatment and prescribed the medicine and 1 visit just to make sure it was all cleared up (which it was). I thought the listened to me and I felt comfortable...Read More
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She was dismissive and uncaring. She spent maybe 8 minutes with me and there were no other patients waiting. Without giving me much of an exam she immediately farmed me out to others. My friend told me about NMSI and said how well she was treated for the same thing, I guess you have to be a...Read More
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Olivia is a wonderful Provider! You can tell how much she cares about helping people. Whenever I've had a problem she is quick to try to help me find a solution so I can feel better quickly. I'd recommend Olivia to any of my family or friends.
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