About Me

Maria R Barlaan, APRN-C has been in full time clinical practice for over 28 years, working as a nurse practitioner in Nevada. She completed a master’s degree in Family Nurse Practitioner in the University of Nevada Las Vegas. She graduated in 1988 and worked as a medical doctor in the Philippines for 10 years prior to migration to the USA. She has enjoyed working in various healthcare settings in Florida and Nevada. Her passion for providing excellent care to patients has led her various disciplines in medicine to include psychiatry, urgent care, telemedicine, primary care, skilled nursing home facilities encompassing rehab and memory care, pain management, retail medicine and concierge medicine. Her interest in sharing her knowledge and skills in medicine has also led her to be a nurse educator, mentoring new nursing graduates be proficient and confident in their chosen careers.

Languages Spoken: English and Tagalog

Current Location: NEVADA


Years of Experience:  28 (twenty eight)

Board Certifications:
American Association of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)
NV Board of Nursing
TX Board of Nursing
FL Board of Nursing (inactive)
Doctor of Medicine (Board Certified) - Phillippines 1989

GraduateSchool:   Davao Medical School Foundation, Davao City, Philippines                                          
                                  Graduated with Doctor of Medicine degree

GraduateSchool: University of Nevada Las Vegas
  Las Vegas, Nevada
   Jan. 2008 – Dec. 2008
  Degree: MSN/FNP

College:                   MedinaCollege of Nursing, Ozamiz City, Philippines
                                 Graduated with Degree in BS Nursing
College:                   University of the Philippines, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
                                 Graduated with Degree in BS Biology