Faye Vargas, MD, is a board-certified internist with more than 20 years of professional experience. Serving patients in the Greater Atlanta, Georgia, region for nearly a decade, Dr. Vargas currently works at Mariposa Medical Associates in Smyrna, Georgia.
Dr. Vargas graduated cum laude from an accelerated seven-year medical program with City University of New York City College, in New York City, with a Bachelor of Science in biomedical sciences in 1997. She soon enrolled in New York University School of Medicine, graduating with her medical doctorate in 1999.
Since graduating from medical school, Dr. Vargas has completed an internal medicine and pediatrics residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in Newark. She completed an internal medicine residency at Mount Auburn Hospital in Cambridge, Massachusetts, through Harvard Medical School, where she also served as a clinical fellow.
Dr. Vargas is trained in all aspects of internal medicine and primary care, including but not limited to the diagnosis and management of chronic conditions like hypertension and diabetes. She emphasizes the importance of preventive medicine and believes diet and exercise and certain lifestyle changes can have a significant effect on a patient’s overall health and sense of wellbeing.
When Dr. Vargas isn’t working with patients, she enjoys cooking, listening to music, traveling, exercising, and spending time with her two sons.