In our practice, we put the patient at the top of our priorities.
We have a fundamental belief in the patient’s wellbeing as a whole.
In our practice, you can expect that we will provide the right amount of time
with each and every patient to provide the medical attention you deserve.
Our people are our greatest assets.
In our practice, we remove the boss and lead as a team.
We are one family and our decisions are made based upon the good of the family.
Every day our expectations are to be the best in the business.
It’s pretty simple at Maria Cole Family Practice.
Focus on those two and the rest takes care of itself.
Thank you in advance.
The Nurse Practitioners at Maria Cole Family Practice have taken and passed the examination given by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Maria and Kelly are both Masters prepared Family Nurse Practitioners.
Maria is a Family Nurse Practitioner, Board Certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and licensed by the State of Texas to provide family centered health care to patients of all ages. Her scope of practice encompasses health promotion and health maintenance education, diagnosis and management of common health care problems, sports physical examinations, and routine well-women care.
Maria’s academic background includes a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of Science from the Family Nurse Practitioner program at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Nursing. During her undergraduate studies she worked as a registered nurse where she gained a wide variety of experience in infertility, family care and women’s health care. Maria is a native from Big Spring, Texas
Maria strives to provide the best health care possible. She believes in acquiring a comprehensive evaluation of every patient by taking time to listen and understand their particular needs. Her true desire is to cultivate a professional environment where each patient feels comfortable, receives focused attention and is given competent care.
Kelly is a Family Nurse Practitioner and is Board Certified from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and licensed by the Texas Board of Nursing to provide family centered health care to patients of all ages. Kelly has a Masters Degree in Nursing from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. She is also licensed as a surgical first assist.
Kelly was born and raised in Odessa. She attended schools in Odessa. After completing a four year scholarship in softball/volleyball, Kelly returned to Odessa to pursue a nursing degree. Kelly found her calling in nursing and is happy to be able to give back to the West Texas area she loves. In the past 18 years, Kelly has had the benefit of working for and with some of the best medical professionals West Texas has to offer. She has experience in pediatrics, cardiology, orthopedics as well as emergency medicine. Kelly enjoys being able to treat and care for the entire family.