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Lynore Martinez, MD
Dr. Lynore Martinez was born and raised in New Mexico, growing up in Espanola and attending the University of New Mexico School of Medicine in Albuquerque. She completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at St. Joseph Hospital in Houston, Texas, in 1996, where she was extensively trained in advanced surgical procedures such as laparoscopy and hysteroscopy. She was in private practice at St. Paul Hospital in Dallas, Texas, for five years prior to making the decision to return back to New Mexico. She has practiced in Santa Fe since 2000, and opened her own practice, Santa Fe Ob/Gyn, in 2005. She became interested in bariatric medicine (the field for treatment of obesity and weight loss) after she and her staff experienced frustration in how to help many of their patients who complained of weight issues and medical problems associated with being overweight such as diabetes, cardiac disease, abnormal bleeding, infertility, and some cancers. Through her research, she determined that The Center for Medical Weight Loss provided a sound medically-based program for weight loss, and is pleased to bring this program to the community here in Santa Fe.
Jennifer Stauss, Certified Nurse Practitioner
Jennifer Stauss grew up in Grand Island, Nebraska. She attended Nursing School in her home town, graduated in 1980, and practiced in labor and delivery, postpartum, and newborn nursery. In early 1987 she moved to North Carolina, and practiced with a group of OB/GYN physicians at Ashley Women’s Center before moving to Santa Fe. Jennifer’s goals include taking care of both OB and GYN patients, providing teaching to women of all ages regarding their healthcare. She has also become passionate about how to help her female patients who want to lose weight, and is excited to be part of The Center for Medical Weight Loss team.
Brenda Hart, Registered Nurse
Brenda Hart, RN, was born and raised in Santa Fe. She graduated with a degree in Nursing from the College of Santa Fe in 1982. Brenda has been practicing as a nurse in the field of obstetrics and gynecology for 26 years, and has been working with Dr. Lynore Martinez since 2000. She also provides oversight to the nursing and medical assistant staff at Santa Fe Ob/Gyn.