Aluvia Escalante, MD
Dr. Aluvia Escalante was born and raised in Tucson, Arizona. She earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, as well as Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of Arizona. She attended and graduated from the University of Arizona College of Medicine in 2012. Before joining Clara Vista Pediatric Clinic – she completed a 3 year residency in Pediatrics, as well as being the Pediatric Chief Resident at the University of Arizona.
During medical school Dr. Escalante was involved in community health and advocacy and continues to be dedicated to advocating for her patients. During residency Dr. Escalante developed an interest in simulated training for various medical emergencies using structured scenarios. She helped run SIM labs for staff, students and physicians. She strives to provide evidence-based medicine to all of her patients.
When she is not in the office – she enjoys traveling, live music, spending quality time with friends and family, cheering on the Wildcats- “BEAR DOWN ARIZONA!” – and participating in community events in Tucson.