Associate Professor of Medicine
Division
Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

Associate Professor of Medicine, Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolism

Professional Bio

Dr. Carranza Leon's clinical interests involve outpatient and inpatient management of endocrinologic disorders.  Dr Carranza Leon’s primary clinical and research areas are lipid (cholesterol) disorders and medical management of obesity. Dr Carranza Leon is a diplomate of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology  and the American Board of Obesity Medicine. In 2015 Dr. Carranza Leon received a Young Investigator Award from the Women in Endocrinology Society.

Education

MD - Universidad Peruana Cayetano, Lima, Peru - 2006
Internship - Internal Medicine - University of Texas Southwestern - 2010
Residency - Internal Medicine - University of Texas Southwestern - 2012
Fellowship - Diabetes/Endo - Mayo Clinic - 2015