Dr. Heather Stearman, MD

Dr. Heather Stearman, MD

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Age 40
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Dr. Heather Stearman, MD is a family medicine specialist in Tacoma, WA and has been practicing for 6 years. She graduated from Loma Linda University in 2008 and specializes in family medicine and obstetrics & gynecology.Read her story

1812 S Mildred St Ste H

Tacoma, WA 98465

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Bridgespan
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community First Health Plans
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • HealthFirst
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Dr. Stearman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Anxiety
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Biopsy
  • Birth Control
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Breech Position
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Diseases
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Diabetes
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fetal Monitoring
  • Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Heart Disease
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HIV Screening
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
  • Implantable Birth Control
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Placement
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Intrauterine Device Management
  • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
  • Joint Injection
  • Maternal Anemia
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Nausea
  • Nexplanon® Etonogestrel Implant
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Normal Vaginal Delivery
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Psychiatric Diseases
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Disease
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Smoking Cessation Treatment
  • Sympathectomy
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

I love being a Family Medicine physician! I consider it a privilege to be trusted with what is often a very personal and vulnerable subject, your health. Your diagnoses are part of you, like puzzle pieces, but they do not define the picture you creat...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

2013
Tacoma Family Med Rural Fell
Fellowship Hospital
2012
Tacoma Fam Med
Residency Hospital
2008
Loma Linda University
Medical School
Loma Linda University
Undergraduate School
2013
2012
2008

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Dr. Stearman has excellent bedside manner. She listens and has a discussion about treatment options and works with patients to come up with a plan.
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Oven been seeing Dr. Stearman for aboot a year now and I couldn't be happier. I'm a 38 year old mother of three who works outside the home, has two chronic illnesses (Lupus and a blood clotting disorder) and I always feel listened to and like there's a plan in place for my care. All the nurses and...Read More
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In 2011 I had the privilege of consulting with Dr. Stearman on my ex-wife's pregnancy and throughout the pregnancy, this doctor performed at above and beyond what any doctor should in flexibility, comfortability, and bringing us a level of trust that I never see in a doctor. At the time she was in...Read More
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Listens, Very informative, and very nice personality.
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Aetna
Medicare Advantage
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Bridgespan
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
Community First Health Plans
Medicare
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
HealthFirst
Humana
Medicare
Medicaid
Medicare
Part B Primary
Molina Healthcare
Medicaid
Molina
MultiPlan
PacificSource
Pacific Source
Premera Blue Cross
Medicare Advantage HMO
UnitedHealthCare
AARP Medicare Complete Essential HMO
Medicaid
US Family Health Plan
Washington State Department of Labor & Industries