Mina Haidarian, MD
Board Certified in Family Medicine
Dr. Mina Haidarian has been board certified in family medicine since 1995. From 1995-2010, Dr. Haidarian had a thriving medical practice in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and was nominated by her peers as one of the Top Ten Doctors in The Albuquerque Journal from 2007 to 2010. While in Albuquerque, she helped to create the Women's Healthcare Center at Presbyterian Hospital, and served as a member of the Executive Council of the Presbyterian Health System.
Dr. Haidarian comes from a family devoted to helping others. Her mother taught holistic medicine, three of her siblings became engineers, and the other two became doctors. In fact, one is a popular podiatrist right here in El Paso. In May 2010, Dr. Haidarian moved to El Paso to be closer to her family and opened her new medical practice, Westwind Medical Associates, where she provides adult, adolescent and pediatric medicine, women's health services, anti-aging medicine and a weight management program.
Dr. Haidarian received her medical degree from the University of Santiago School of Medicine in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic and completed her family practice residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas. She is licensed to practice medicine in Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma. Dr. Haidarian is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and a diplomate of the American Colposcopy Society.
Cecilia Elias, NP
Cecilia Elias is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with current practice in primary care and emergency services. As a Nurse Practitioner she has been involved in treating patients in acute care facilities, hyperbaric therapy and congestive heart failure clinic. She has a strong nursing background that goes back to the Maxine L Silva Magnet High School program. She is a graduate of the University of Texas at El Paso and holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Nursing Science.
As a mother, a family nurse practitioner and a community member, Ms. Elias prides herself on optimizing the health of her patients with an enthusiastic and comprehensive approach.