Nathaniel Altavas, a certified family nurse practitioner, offers a patient-centered approach to the community. He has a bachelor's in nursing from California State University at Bakersfield, Calif. and earned his master's in nursing and FNP certification from Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science at Los Angeles. He was inspired by his family - most of whom are in the medical field and his desire to make a difference in people's lives. Nathaniel describes his approach to patient care as holistic and flexible. He treats his patients with respect and seeks to find individualized treatment plans that fit his patients' needs. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, watching movies and TV shows, trying new foods, and hiking.
Happiness can be found even in the darkest of times, if one only remembers to turn on the light. - Albus Dumbledore