"Getting Back to the Healthcare You Deserve"


Dr. Cherese Tarter, DNP
Medical Director/Owner

Dr. Cherese Tarter Is an award winning, board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and the owner of Tarter Family Medicine. Dr. Tarter has been practicing in Idaho for more than 18 years and provides full service primary care for all ages. She uses a patient centered model of care and opened her practice so patients could "get back to the healthcare they deserve".

Anne Koster, DNP

With over 16 years of Emergency Room experience, Anne has seen and treated everything. She enjoys family time in the mountains and her new puppy, Stan Lee!

Staci Marsh, NP

Our patients enjoy Staci’s friendly smile and caring nature. Staci brings excellent skill and focus to the clinic, and then enjoys many outdoor activities with her husband in her off time.


Sunshine Jones
Medical Assistant

Sunshine, like her name implies, brings an infectious smile and wonderful attitude to our clinic every day. Her experience is a strong presence in our lab. She enjoys family and being mom to her big dogs.

Margarita McKnight
Medical Assistant

Margarita has 20 years of experience and her infectious smile makes everyone she comes into contact with feel great. Her and her husband enjoy Idaho's outdoors, camping and many concerts!

Mackenzie Severson
Medical Assistant

Mackenzie works hard to make everyone feel comfortable when shots or blood draws are needed. She loves her work! Studying to be a nurse, this young lady keeps busy in and outside the clinic.

Laura Carter
Front End Manager

Laura is the first person you will meet at the front desk. She is the assistant office manager with several years of experience in various medical management support roles. Her interests include baking and spending time with her family.

Ben Tarter
Patient Services

Ben is front office help for us, answering phones and processing bunches of paperwork. His friendly greeting puts everyone at ease. Ben enjoys his dogs, the outdoors, and playing music with friends and his guitar.

Dan Tarter, BBA

Dan graduated from Boise State University with a Bachelor of Business Administration. He is the office manager, and co-owner with Dr. Cherese Tarter. Dan keeps the operation of the business running smoothly with his experience and oversight. You will never see him in an exam room, but he will keep the lights on for you!