Dr. Andrea Tackett is originally from Kentucky, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Kentucky Wesleyan College and her MD from the University of Kentucky. She trained at the University of Arizona in Internal Medicine and returned to Lexington, KY for Cardiovascular Medicine fellowship at UK. She moved to the Central Coast and joined Coastal Cardiology in 2011.
Dr. Tackett is board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine, Echocardiography, Nuclear Medicine, and Internal Medicine. She also holds advanced training in cardiac computed tomography. Her professional interests include noninvasive cardiac imaging, preventive cardiology, and the management of chronic cardiac conditions.
Dr. Tackett enjoys reading, hiking, and Wildcat basketball.