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Kara Scanlan, ARNP, MSNParticipates in Pierce County Project Access, which provides no cost medical care to uninsured, low-income citizens in Pierce County

Kara L. Scanlan, ARNP, is a nurse practitioner specializing in family medicine, women’s health and diabetic care. In addition to working for two years as a registered nurse in the Progressive Care Unit at St. Clare Hospital, she has experience working in community, family and endocrinology care clinics, as well as Franciscan Prompt Care.

In her holistic approach to health care, Kara believes in getting to know her patients rather than simply treating their illnesses. Kara enjoys skiing, reading, painting, gardening and interior design.

Specialties:Family Medicine
Hospital: • St. Anthony Hospital, Gig Harbor
Year Began Practice:2006
Interests: • Adolescent Health
• Cardiac Prevention
• Cholesterol Management
• Diabetes
• Family Medicine
• Health Maintenance
• Newborns
• Preventive Medicine
• Primary Care
• Women's Health
Gender:Female
Medical School:Pacific Lutheran University, Parkland, WA


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