College - Occidental College Los Angeles, CA
B.A. with Honors in Biology, 1983
Graduate Studies - Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, University of Miami
Medical School - Texas Tech University School of Medicine 2500 Broadway Lubbock, TX 79409 Doctor of Medicine, May 1989
Medical Internship: University of New Mexico School of Medicine Albuquerque, NM (July 1989—June 1990)
Medical Residency: University of New Mexico School of Medicine Albuquerque, NM (July 1990—June 1992)
Dr. Motta was born in Mexico City and grew up in Juarez/El Paso. She studied medicine in Texas and Arizona and worked briefly in Indiana before returning to her roots and family in the desert southwest. She enjoys raising her children. She feels that she couldn’t have chosen a better place to live, where the great people of Las Cruces have embraced her and her family with love and kindness. Her goal in working with Memorial and New Mexico Cardiac Care is to improve the health of this community.
Dr. Motta earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas - El Paso, her medical degree from the University of Texas - Galveston, and completed her internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center in Phoenix, Arizona. She is Board Certified in Cardiology, Vascular Ultrasound, Internal Medicine, Nuclear Cardiology, and Echocardiography.
New Mexico Cardiac Care provides cutting-edge heart care from some of the leading cardiologists in the region along with a team of highly experienced providers and techs. We employ the latest techniques in non-surgical treatment of heart disease. Trust us with your heart.