Dr. Tambini completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, on a full ride basketball scholarship. She majored in psychology with an emphasis on pre-med. Dr. Tambini passed up an opportunity to play pro basketball in Italy, and decided to follow her now husband, Pierre who pursued professional golf, to Florida. Dr. Tambini attended Ross University, where she attended her first two years of medical school on the Caribbean island of Dominica. Dr. Tambini finished her third and fourth year of med school at the University of Miami. Dr. Tambini completed her Internal Medicine Residency through the University of Miami at JFK Medical Center and Veteran Affairs (VA) in West Palm Beach, FL. Dr. Tambini now works as an Academic Hospitalist at the VAMC and with addiction medicine. Dr. Tambini intently applies her impressive resume towards working as the medical director at Ebb Tide Treatment Centers and treating each patient admitted.