Tara B. Smith ARNP, NP-C

Tara B. Smith ARNP, NP-C,
Tara’s experience as Adjunct Clinical Nursing Instructor, and former Associate Professor in Surgical Nursing make her an obvious choice for patients looking to explore the potential of non-surgical procedures.

Tara’s compassion for patients, confidence in her abilities, and deep love for what she does make her the perfect fit for our mission to be the very best at providing patients with the ultimate plastic surgery experience.

Tara is one of our top injectors for neurotoxins, dermal fillers, and sclerotherapy treatments. She is also a provider for PRP treatments Cellfina cellulite treatments and ablative laser skin resurfacing procedures.

Education

University of Florida, College of Nursing, Gainesville, Florida
Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner

University of Florida, College of Nursing, Gainesville, Florida
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Graduated Cum Laude      

                                                                                        
Lake City Community College, Lake City, Florida
Associate of Arts
Graduated Valedictorian                                                   

PROFESSIONAL CREDENTIALS/CERTIFICATION

  • College of Cosmetic Medicine Certificate of Training in Advanced Injectables and Marketing Practices, May 2008
  • Syneron elos Technology Certificate of Training, October 2007
  • Aesthetic Enhancement Institute Certificate of Training in Botox and Dermal Fillers, January 2007
  • Reliant Fraxel SR Laser Treatment Certificate of Training, December 2006
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioner certification received November 8, 2006
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Iowa License issued November 8, 2013
  • Registered Nurse, State of Iowa, issued October 28, 2013, expires March 15, 2016
  • Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Missouri License issued January 17, 2013
  • Registered Nurse, State of Missouri, issued December 31, 2012,
  • Basic Life Support, American Health Care Academy, expires May 2016
  • Cutera 2015
  • Ulthera 2015
  • PRP 2016
  • Cellfina 2016