Carol Machado, MD

Surgical Services

Board-eligible General Surgeon Carol Machado, MD, comes to Saint Agnes Medical Providers from the University of San Francisco-Fresno General Surgery Residency Program. She earned her medical degree from the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and completed her undergraduate degree at University of California, Berkeley.

Dr. Machado was born and raised in Merced, Calif. As a small child she suffered from severe chronic asthma, which persisted into her teens. This was one of many reasons she was inspired to become a doctor to help others. As a Central Valley native, she wanted to return to the community she loved and to the people that helped fuel her passion for medicine. Dr. Machado is trained in open and laparoscopic general surgery procedures and takes a special interest in hernia repair, gallbladder removal, colon resection and breast surgeries. Helping to better serve our diverse community, Dr. Machado is fluent in English and Spanish.

During her free time, Dr. Machado takes pleasure in exploring new cuisine, art and culture. She is an avid reader and loves to spend time with family. She also enjoys camping, a variety crafts and games of all types.