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Tara Cavazos, FNP, DNP

Family Nurse Practitioner, Nurse Practitioner

Dallas, TX

About Tara Cavazos

SAME DAY APPOINTMENTS ARE USUALLY AVAILABLE. PLEASE NOTE THAT SATURDAY APPOINTMENTS WILL BE WITH THE PROVIDER COVERING AND MAY NOT BE WITH THE PROVIDER YOU SCHEDULE. Yes, we provide primary care for your family Please call our office if you don't find the appointment you need here and we will be happy to accommodate. Full Service Primary Care Tara Cavazos grew up in Norman, OK. After graduating from Baylor University with her nursing degree she worked in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Medical City Children's Hospital. Tara earned her Master's Degree in Nursing at the University of Texas at Arlington, where she was an MSN Academic Scholar and was awarded with the Excellence in Clinical Nursing two consecutive years. She received a Doctorate in Nursing Practice from Duke University in 2017. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, running, watching sports, and traveling. Tara volunteers her time at a local urgent care clinic for the underserved population of Dallas.

In-network insurances

  • Advocate Health Care
  • Aetna
  • American Republic Insurance Company

Specialties

  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Family Nurse Practitioner

Practice names

Education and training

  • Duke University, Doctor of Nursing Practice
  • Baylor University (Bachelor's)
  • University of Texas, Arlington, Master's in Nursing

Professional memberships

  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Honor Society of Nursing

Awards and publications

  • Tara N. Cavazos, Rachel L. Richesson, Amanda G. Hall & A. Lee Dukes (2018) Improving the Documentation Process for Referrals into Diabetes Education: A Quality Improvement Project, Journal of Community Health Nursing, 35:2, 65-72, DOI: 10.1080/07370016.2018.1446634

Zocdoc awards

Rapid registration
See you again
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Scheduling hero

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Provider's gender

Female

NPI number

1235398249

Tara Cavazos's office location

Lakewood Family Health

6331 Prospect Ave

Dallas, TX 75214

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Tara is SO SO amazing!! Makes me feel absolutely comfortable all the time. So easy to talk to about my concerns that I have and she answers everything thoroughly!
Less than 1 month ago
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I’m always pleased with Tara
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She is the best around! We LOVE Tara!
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Great bedside manner. Personal touch. She gave sound advice and next steps.
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Tara is awesome and makes you feel so comfortable when you are in her care! 100% recommended.
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Tara was wonderful as always! I love her cheerful attitude.
Less than 3 months ago
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She was very informative and considerate. She seenee to be really interested in my concerns.
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Always lovely to see Dr. Cavazos. Her and her assistants are always so pleasant and friendly. Barely had to wait 2 minutes after I checked in.
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This was my first visit with Dr. Cavazos. She was awesome! She listened to my concerns and made me feel super comfortable. Overall, it was great!
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I really enjoyed my visit with Tara Cavazos. I felt the staff was very helpful and patient-centered in their orientation. I will certainly recommend their office to others.
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This office is wonderful!!! So professional, great bedside manner, thorough & very informative. Even the front office is kind & helpful! Highly recommend this clinic!
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If Tara doubled her prices, I would still go see her. She’s amazing!
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Best Dr. I’ve ever seen! She’s just changed the way I see the doctor’s office! Absolutely amazing!! She feels like a friend!
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Have never felt more cared for by a medical professional than with Tara each and every time. So very grateful for her!
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Best doctor I’ve ever had. Definitely recommend.
Less than 6 months ago
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Amazing
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Tara and her staff were great. The collaborated on my son's issue and really seemed to care about what was going on and the steps to make him better.
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love lakewood family health...i see tara from everything to sick visits to botox...my boys see her too and love her!
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Tara was very professional in knowledge and practice but with a warm friendly personal touch.
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Tara Cavazos is working hard with me to figure out what's going on - she listens well, and clearly cares about her patients. I would recommend her any time!
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100 % recommend , she was amazing and took the time to really pay attention all of my concerns.
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Tara is excellent. She’s always willing to listen and has time for my questions. I would recommend Tara to anyone looking for a professional and caring NP.
Less than 6 months ago
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Tara is what anyone in medicine should drive to be like. Great bedside manner and care!
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Best doctor I’ve ever had! She really cares for her patients and makes me feel so comfortable!
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Tara was very thourough with explaining everything and took her time with me. She is very personable, as well!
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Absolutely fantastic. She listened extensively, talked me through any concerns and questions and the entire office was super sweet. She’s my new go-to doc.
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Excellent service. Knowledgeable and super helpful!
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Amazing as always!
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Wonderful practitioner who truly cares for her patients!
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Tara is always the best!
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Great personality and very informative also didn't seem judgemental, love the visit will definitely come back
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Great! I am so glad I found this office!
Less than 1 year ago
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Love Tara!
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Tara and everyone at Lakewood Family Health are simply THE BEST!
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Tara was absolutely wonderful and very friendly! Felt like I was right at home!
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She is amazing! She takes her time to listen to all your issues and carefully explains every little thing she did when I got a biopsy done. She was timely on relaying thorough messages to me about my health concerns. Shecalled me to check on me and make sure everything was going okay. She is an excellent care provider and we need more people in the medical field like her!
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We had a wonderful conversation and I felt very comfortable with her. I look forward to a long term doctor patient relationship.
Less than 1 year ago
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she was super nice and knew exactly how to treat me !
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Tara is amazing! She listens to all of my concerns and is super sweet.
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Very kind and approachable! She was very interested in my concerns and interests and seemed to genuinely have my best interest at heart. Very comfortable to talk to and sweet.
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We love Tara, she is so sweet and cares so much about her patients I recommend her to everyone
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Tara is amazing! She worked with me to find the right medication for my condition and always sends me on my way with coupons to make sure I get the best price on my prescriptions. She is an awesome healthcare provider,as well as human being--she genuinely wants to help people, and she's good at it!
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Tara was very informative, going above and beyond the routine annual checkup to talk to me about my health questions in depth
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She made me feel very comfortable and went over and beyond to ensure I felt taken care of. Plus she got me back to health right before my vacation!
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If my insurance didn’t cover this, I would pay full price out of pocket to go to this office. They are amazing and extremely helpful.
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Tara is wonderful, the whole practice is terrific.... highly professional and personable.
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Tara is an excellent provider!
Less than 1 year ago
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Tara was fantastic! Extremely knowledgeable and friendly, and I am extremely confident in her recommendations and treatment plan.
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This was one of the best Dr. experiences I have ever had. Tara made me feel comfortable and at ease. Tara was very thorough and I really liked her communication skills. The entire staff was friendly and on top of theirjob. Could tell that the staff worked well together. Just a simple easy feeling.
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Tara is amazing! She’s knowledgeable, easy to talk to, and genuinely cares. I highly recommend her!
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