Mike Tanner, PA
Born and raised in Massachusetts, attended the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth and achieved Bachelor of Science degree in Finance in 1992. After working in the financial arena for more than 3 years, changed career paths. Worked in Boston as a licensed EMT and research coordinator at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Children's Hospital. Received Post-baccalaureate Premedical education from Harvard University and University of Massachusetts at Boston. From 1999-2001, attended Barry University's Physician Assistant Program in Miami Shores, FL and graduated with Masters in Clinical Medical Sciences. In 2001 became PA Board Certified and received Special Recognition in Surgery. Worked from 2002 to 2005 as a Physician Assistant in the Emergency Department at Naples Community Hospital. In 2002, began teaching as an adjunct faculty member at Barry University's School of Graduate Medical Sciences PA Program. Currently practicing as a Physician Assistant at NCH Urgent Care, Naples, FL since 2005.