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Dr. Carol Swartz received her medical degree from the State University of New York Upstate Medical Center. She completed a pediatric residency at the University of California Irvine Medical Center. Her early career was spent in private practice in Southern California as well as working in the emergency room at Children's Hospital of Orange County. She moved to Nevada in 2002 and has worked in private practice Pediatrics as well as Adult Urgent Care.


She has raised two children and currently resides with her husband and two dogs.  She enjoys the rural life in Northern Nevada with its hiking

skiing and camping opportunities.


Dr Swartz currently owns Mountainview Medical Associates, providing medical care for all ages with her team.

Carol Swartz, MD

Certified by American Board of Pediatrics




Ronna Alcartado, APRN

Family Nurse Practitioner - Certified

Ronna Alcartado received both her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in nursing from the University of Nevada, Reno.  She began her nursing career in 2009 as a Registered Nurse in the ICU at Renown, and has worked in the Carson Valley since 2011.  She has been with Mountainview Medical Associates since 2018, seeing primary care patients.  Most recently, she returned to UNR for continued education is psychiatric mental health, and is now board certified in both family practice and psychiatric mental health.  Currently, she is limiting her practice to seeing mental health clients only at this time.

For more information about Ronna's mental health practice, please go to, for more information.

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