Dr Maria Valdes

Dr. Valdes

Physician - Julington Creek

Dr. Valdes is the type of provider who is very patient and thorough during your child’s visit. She is very understanding of any and all your concerns about a parent, and believes there are no dumb questions. Dr. Valdes has a special place in her heart, as it relates to children and mental health. So if you have any questions or concerns regarding that, she is eager to assist.

In Dr. Valdes’ free time, she enjoys going to art museums and reading books, especially any of the Harry Potter series. When she’s not reading books, she loves to spend time with her dog, Muffin.

Dr. Valdes is a native of Holguin, Cuba (bilingual in spanish). She moved to Los Angeles, California as a young girl and later made her way to the far East Coast to reside in Jacksonville. 

After attending a University in California majoring in Medical Microbiology, Dr. Valdes attended medical school in the Dominican Republic and completed her residency at Michigan State affiliated hospitals.  She is a Board Certified AAP pediatrician, by the American Academy of Pediatrics.

She joined Angel Kids Pediatrics in 2015.