Dr. Tasso was born in Brooklyn, New York. She attended St. Vincent's Medical Center School of Nursing for a short period of time before moving on to the State University of New York at Binghamton, where she received her BS in Science. Medical School followed at the State University of New York Health Science Center at Syracuse and she completed her residency in Pediatrics at University Hospital S.U.N.Y. Health Science Center at Syracuse.  She is Board Certified in Pediatrics and a Fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Tasso loves to run and has completed 3 half-marathons and the Marine Corps Marathon. In her spare time she enjoys reading and doing counted cross-stitch.

Maria G. Tasso, M.D.