Rachel Tanz, MD

Rachel Tanz, MD

Family

I’m married to my husband, Jake. We have one cat named Nala.


Dr. Rachel Tanz was born and grew up in Chicago, Illinois. She went to Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. Afterward, she moved to Boston where she worked for two years in a genetics lab at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She then returned to Chicago for medical school at Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University, from which she graduated in 2015.

She recently completed her residency in pediatrics at Lurie Children’s Hospital, an affiliate of Northwestern University in Chicago. Following residency, she and her husband moved to Phoenix where she is excited to join Desert Valley Pediatrics.


Medical School

Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University

Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University

Undergraduate

Lafayette College

Lafayette College

Residency

Lurie Children’s Hospital, Northwestern University

Lurie Children’s Hospital, Northwestern University

Primary Office Location

West Valley

West Valley

Professional Memberships

AAP

AAP

Languages

English
some Spanish (but not fluent)

Hobbies

Cooking Hiking