Meet Tara Anderson, PA-C - Physician Assistant
Tara Anderson obtained her bachelor’s degree in Human Biological Sciences from California State University, Bakersfield. She later received her Masters of Medical Science degree from Marshall B. Ketchum University’s School of Physician Assistant Studies located in Fullerton, California.
Tara was awarded Overall Outstanding Graduate by her professors at MBKU and is the recipient of a community service award for her role as the community health outreach chair where she educated students, faculty, and the surrounding community about health and various medical conditions.
Tara is nationally certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCAP), is a member of the California Association of PAs (CAPA) and the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA). Her board training included family medicine, surgical gynecology and obstetrics, general surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, and plastic surgery. Tara assists our gastric sleeve and gastric bypass surgery surgeons in the OR at Smart Dimensions™. Her extensive surgical training and compassionate patient care will help her patients obtain and support their goals. In her spare time, Tara and her husband enjoy spending time with family and friends, hiking, and traveling.
To have a personal consultation with a Smart Dimensions™ gastric sleeve or gastric bypass surgeon, Los Angeles, Orange County, Riverside, and San Bernardino residents can contact our Fountain Valley practice. We serve patients throughout the United States and the world. Please call or text 714-861-4666 today to schedule your free initial consultation!