Dr. Tara Thacker, MD

Dr. Tara Thacker, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Tara Thacker, MD is a family medicine specialist in Los Angeles, CA and has been practicing for 13 years. She graduated from Dartmouth Med in 2005 and specializes in family medicine.

4950 W Sunset Blvd

Los Angeles, CA 90027

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Kaiser Permanente

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Dr. Thacker's Experience

Dr. Thacker's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

154  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Dartmouth Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2005

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Thacker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Thacker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Thacker to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

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Dr. Thacker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I'm a working mom with two kids who really appreciates the perspective of another working mom with kids. I find her holistic approach to my situations really comforting. I leave feeling well-listened to and taken care of. Ive particularly had a good experience with her IUD insertion. Previously...more
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Dr. Thacker is such a caring MD. I'm so grateful to get access to someone who is always welcoming and helps us navigate the system. I'm really impressed with the consistent amount of care she shows for LGBT people, especially Trans folks. If anyone is looking for a doctor that treats Trans...more
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My 91 y.o. Dad was a patient of Dr. Thackers while hospitalized. She may be "book smart" but she seemed to lack compassion. As a former ICU R.N. I was a strong advocate for my dad's health care. Dr. Thacker seemed to get annoyed if I questioned or challenged a decision she made about his health...more
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She's a cool, smart,and multitalented dr. However, I feel as if she is not taking really good care of me. She never tells me when to set up for a follow up appt and she doesn't seem to follow up on lab/test results either unless you ask. She's also hard to get a hold of and when I finally do, I...more
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Does not help patient understand the next steps they should take to improve their health, does not schedule follow up appointments after medical emergencies. Unresponsive to medical emergency messages. Is a rushy physician who is inattentive to detail. Feels like she wants her patience just in and...more
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