Portrait of Christopher L. Tappan

Christopher L. Tappan

"We could not be any happier with Dr Tappan and we are so glad that we chose him when we had our two kids. He is always professional knowledgeable friendly and compassionate. He always asks for our input and I feel he always has our children's best interests in mind. His bedside manners are second to none and he always makes the kids smile and laugh. Thank you Dr. Tappan for being such an amazing physician."
- 2022 Patient Survey

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(813) 571-6800
5621 Skytop Drive
Lithia, FL 33547
Medical Education
1994, Doctor of Medicine - University of South Florida
1997, Residency - Tampa General Hospital
Professional Memberships
Florida Medical Association
Hillsborough County Medical Association
Hillsborough County Pediatric Society
American Academy of Pediatrics
Board Certified Since
Hospital Affiliations
Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital

Dr. Tappan joined PHCA in 1997 at our former Bloomingdale Office, which later moved to become our FishHawk Office in 2005.

Dr. Tappan received his undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida (1990) and his Doctor of Medicine from the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, Florida (1994). He completed his residency in Pediatrics at the University of South Florida –Tampa General Hospital (1997).

He has been Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1997.

Dr. Tappan is married with two children and enjoys traveling, scuba diving, and boating. He is also actively involved with the many extracurricular activities of his children, including baseball, soccer, dance, and gymnastics.