Laura Allen, MD- Internist, Addiction Medicine, Medical Director- ABQ,
Dr. Laura Allen grew up in a small town in Upstate New York. She graduated summa cum laude from the State University of NY, Buffalo with a BA in mathematics, and minors in Spanish literature and teaching education. She completed medical school in Upstate Syracuse, NY. She came to the sunny Land of Enchantment to complete her post-graduate training in Internal Medicine at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been serving the medical community in NM since 1998. Dr. Allen earned a second board certification in Addiction Medicine over 10 years ago.
She is passionate about treating the whole patient. In addition, she does not see a patient as a disease, but rather as a fellow human being. She is very experienced in diagnosing and treating a multitude of afflictions of both addiction and medical illnesses.
In her spare time, Dr. Allen spends her time outside in the bright balmy weather with her exotic plants and rescued rabbits.