Andrea Heyn, MD

Degrees: 
MD: Loma Linda University, School of Medicine
BS: La Sierra University
Academic / Professional Bio: 

Where are you from?     
Michigan
Why did you choose UA Family Medicine?    
I was impressed by the faculty. They seemed to have a healthy work/life balance and desire to educate the residents. I felt the program would teach me to be a well-rounded full spectrum physician. I have not been disappointed with the training.
What is your favorite thing about living in Tucson?    
The accessibility of outdoor adventures, the food.
What are your interests or hobbies outside of medicine?    
I enjoy weightlifting. I would like to compete again. I have 4 dogs that keep me busy. I have started bike-jorning with one of my Siberian Huskies. I enjoy discovering different hikes or experiencing the "must see" locations. Most recently I hiked to the top of Angels Landing at Zion National Park. Incredible.
What are your professional interests within Medicine?     
I have a passion for Pet Therapy. I believe it will become more recognized and utilized as an alternative form of medicine. I also interested in child advocacy and awareness.
Best Arizona getaway?    
Northern Arizona - pick a location, you cannot go wrong!