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Dr. Tamar Packer

PackerTamar Packer is a full time family doc and member of a small Hamilton Family Health Group. She practices on Hamilton Mountain with her husband and practice partner and has done so for over 25 years!. Tamar has practiced in both Hamilton and Virginia Beach and in the course of her professional life has provided full obstetrical care, palliative care, and at present serves as the Medical Director and Head of Service for Newborn Care at St. Joseph's Healthcare. Additionally she was President of the St Joseph's Medical Staff Association in 2012 and has recently assumed the position of Quality Lead -MAC at St. Joseph's. Tamar was also President of the Section of Family Medicine at The Hamilton Academy of Medicine in the early 90's. She is the proud mother of two young men and enjoys virtually all things outdoors, particularly cycling, hiking and travelling.