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About Tamantha Arlata, MD, FAAP
Tamantha Arlata, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician providing care through the Children's Primary Care Medical Group. She is a member of UC San Diego Health Physician Network.
UC San Diego Health Physician Network is an alliance of health care providers based in San Diego, Riverside and Imperial counties. Members of the network collaborate on developing shared systems, infrastructure and quality initiatives to provide high-value health care in the region.
As a pediatrician, Dr. Arlata provides primary care for infants, children and young adults. She enjoys making an impact on lives by working with parents and families to make sure their children are healthy and developing well. Being a part of a child's life, guiding and watching them grow into a healthy individual, is what makes her work worthwhile and meaningful. She loves practicing pediatrics because she can develop relationships over time and help families navigate the newborn period to celebrating college graduations and all the milestones in between.
Dr. Arlata completed her residency at University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston and earned her medical degree at University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines. She is board certified in pediatrics and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). She is also fluent in Tagalog.
In her free time, Dr. Arlata loves spending family time at home or the park with her husband, who is an orthopedic surgeon currently serving in the U.S. Navy, and her energetic son. The highlights of her weekends are taking her son to play, explore and watch him grow. She also enjoys dancing and playing the piano.
For more information, visit Children's Primary Care Medical Group.
- University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
- University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
- American Board of Pediatrics
- General Pediatrics
- This provider is an affiliate of the UC San Diego Health Physician Network but is not employed by UC San Diego Health.