Dr. Azola is Co-director of the Johns Hopkins Post Acute Covid Team Clinic and Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. She helps patients restore function and movement after an injury or illness. Her expertise includes neurorehabilitation, Post Covid rehabilitation, management of autonomic dysfunction and rehabilitation for swallowing disorders.
Dr. Azola received her medical degree from the Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico, where she grew up. She completed her residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the Johns Hopkins Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, where in her final year she was awarded the Frank L. Coulson, Jr Award for Clinical Excellence. Prior to the residency, she was a post-doctoral fellow at the Swallowing Neurophysiology Laboratory at Johns Hopkins.
After the devastating hurricane Maria in 2017, she returned to her homeland to help with hurricane relief.