A Southern California native, Dr. Whitaker graduated from UCLA with a Bachelors of Arts degree in History and Political Science. She then pursued her passion for healthcare with Post Baccalaureate premedical studies at USC. Knowing that medicine was her true calling, she pursued her Internal Medicine residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center after receiving her degree in Osteopathic Medicine from Western University of Health Sciences. In residency, she spearheaded the organization of student run community health clinics throughout Pomona for the underserved. She is a member of both the American College of Physicians and American Osteopathic Association.
Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center
Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian
Bachelor of Arts, University of California, Los Angeles
Medical Degree, Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine