About Tara Cavazos
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.
- American Republic Insurance Company
- Anthem Blue Cross
- Nurse Practitioner
- Family Nurse Practitioner
Education and training
- Duke University, Doctor of Nursing Practice
- Baylor University (Bachelor's)
- University of Texas, Arlington, Master's in Nursing
- 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
Tara Cavazos's office location
Lakewood Family Health
6331 Prospect Ave
Dallas, TX 75214
Patient reviews for Tara Cavazos, FNP, DNP
Honestly my favorite doctor I’ve ever had. Truly cares to help you and find out what’s going on vs giving you some medicine and pushing you out of the office. Highly suggested for anyone.
She gets straight to the point
She's patient, listens, follows up and is the absolute best! I go to her for everything as does our whole family!
Entire staff was friendly. No wait for scheduled appt. I saw Tara and she was professional, knowledgeable and thorough. It's also nice that blood is drawn right there in your visit room!
Tara is the best! She truly cares and makes you feel so comfortable in discussing anything you need to to figure out the best treatment.
I love her!!!
Always a great visit seeing Tara! She is extremely knowledgeable and I always feel comfortable telling her any concerns I have
She’s amazing!! Tara is best doctor I’ve ever been too!
Tara and the entire staff at Lakewood Family Health are so kind, thorough, and helpful! They are prompt at getting appointments scheduled too. Highly recommend!
ABSOLUTELY LOVE!!! First time with her and she was the best!
Blood work follow up
She has a great bedside manner. I felt like she was listening to my concerns and focusing on solving problems.
Great visit. Never felt rushed. She sat down and listened to everything. Great visit. Great place. Will definately go back!!
Tara and her staff were super nice! Tara took the time to talk to me and didnt rush me out like most office visits are with other Dr's.
I always receive great personal bedside manner when I see Tara. Our time never seems rushed and she tries to answer any questions I may have. The care is for the whole person and not just treating symptoms.
Tara is always upbeat, personable yet very professional. I appreciate how thorough she is and ask all the right questions.
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!
I’m always pleased with Tara
She is the best around! We LOVE Tara!
Great bedside manner. Personal touch. She gave sound advice and next steps.
Tara is awesome and makes you feel so comfortable when you are in her care! 100% recommended.
Tara was wonderful as always! I love her cheerful attitude.
She was very informative and considerate. She seenee to be really interested in my concerns.
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.
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!
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.
This office is wonderful!!! So professional, great bedside manner, thorough & very informative. Even the front office is kind & helpful! Highly recommend this clinic!
If Tara doubled her prices, I would still go see her. She’s amazing!
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!
Best doctor I’ve ever had. Definitely recommend.
Have never felt more cared for by a medical professional than with Tara each and every time. So very grateful for her!
love lakewood family health...i see tara from everything to sick visits to botox...my boys see her too and love her!
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.
Tara was very professional in knowledge and practice but with a warm friendly personal touch.
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!
100 % recommend , she was amazing and took the time to really pay attention all of my concerns.
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.
Tara is what anyone in medicine should drive to be like. Great bedside manner and care!
Best doctor I’ve ever had! She really cares for her patients and makes me feel so comfortable!
Tara was very thourough with explaining everything and took her time with me. She is very personable, as well!
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.
Excellent service. Knowledgeable and super helpful!
Amazing as always!
Wonderful practitioner who truly cares for her patients!
Tara is always the best!
Great personality and very informative also didn't seem judgemental, love the visit will definitely come back
Great! I am so glad I found this office!
Tara and everyone at Lakewood Family Health are simply THE BEST!
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