Sierra Heptner, PA-C, is a native Floridian and loves to call Tampa Bay her home. She has over 4.5 years of experience practicing medicine. She began her career in primary and urgent care with a strong background in dermatology. She is excited to be a part of Tampa Bay Breathe Free and help patients improve their quality of life. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, hiking, photography, and doing anything outdoors-related.
She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Central Florida. She earned minor degrees in Chemistry and Biology from the University of Florida. She then went on to obtain a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Nova Southeastern University (2018).
Sierra is a certified licensed Physician Assistant in the state of Florida and is Nationally Certified by the NCCPA. She is a member of the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants in addition to the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Practicing medicine with compassion and an excellent bedside manner, she looks forward to serving patients, working alongside Dr. Pate, and partnering with an amazing ENT care team.