Tamara Folz, MD

Dr Folz

FAAP, Licensed Lactation Consultan

Education:
University of California at Santa Cruz
Major: Psychobiology
Honors: Phi Beta Kappa (Highest possible collegiate honors)

University of Tennessee Medical School – Memphis, TN
Graduated first in her class
Faculty Medal winner
Honors: Alpha Omega Alpha (Highest possible medical school honors)

Residency: LeBonheur Children’s Medical Center – Memphis, TN

Previously, Dr. Folz worked in partnership with Dr. Hubert L. Dellinger, one of the original pediatricians in Memphis. When he retired, she took over his practice. Her goal: To create an atmosphere where patients and family will feel comfortable, safe, and are treated like a person, not a number.  Dr. Folz is also a Licensed Lactation Consultant and can provide assistance to moms and babies who need extra help breastfeeding.

Dr. Folz is married to Jim, and they have two beautiful daughters whom they learn from everyday.