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Tara S. Whitaker, MD


Doctor of Medicine

St. Luke's Health Partner
St. Luke's Health Partner

These providers work together to achieve patient-centered care, using proven best practices to offer better care to you and your family.


Current Patients Only
No new patients at this time
No Referral Required

Facilities & Clinics

    • Address
      1520 W. State Street Suite 100 Boise, ID 83702
      Sun, Sat: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
      Mon - Fri: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    • Phone
      (208) 947-7700
      (208) 947-7701

About Tara S. Whitaker


Tara Whitaker, MD trained in broad spectrum family medicine. She has professional interests in women's health, adolescent medicine, family planning, sexual health, preventive care, mental health care, and care of older adults. She also has special interest and training in LGBTQIA+ health care and gender-affirming hormone therapy for adults. 

Dr. Whitaker earned her bachelor's degree in comparative history of ideas with a focus on medical history and international studies from the University of Washington. While earning her medical degree she focused on underserved populations, and in 2010 was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.

In her free time, Dr. Whitaker enjoys rafting, skiing, hiking, biking, and outdoor adventures of all kinds.

Note: Dr. Whitaker is currently accepting new patients for transgender medicine and hormone therapy.

  • Medical School

    University of Washington School of Medicine
  • Residency

    Family Medicine Residency of Idaho Boise
  • Board Certification

    Family Medicine
  • Gender

  • Languages Spoken


Reviews for Tara S. Whitaker

  • These ratings and comments are collected through in-depth care experience surveys administered by Press Ganey Associates on behalf of St. Luke’s. The star ratings include surveys dating from 2018 to present. We've posted the ten most recent patient comments for your reference.