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Q&A: Tamika Wong starts her day with “you got this”

Tamika Wong has been working at Blue Ridge Orthopaedic for 4 years. As a Medical Assistant, she helps our practice maintain a high standard of patient care with her determination and dependability. Scroll down for the complete Q&A with Tamika.

Q: How long have you been working at Blue Ridge Orthopaedic?

A: 4 years

Q: What is your job title?

A: Medical Assistant

Q: What does your job entail?

A: Assisting surgeons on daily basis with in office and/or post operative care of their patients

Q: What do you like most about your job?

A: My co-workers

Q: What is the best career lesson you’ve learned so far?

A: More in-depth understanding about the skeletal system (bones) and how to assist with starting IVs

Q: What would you do (for a career) if you weren’t doing this?

A: Working in the emergency department as an RN

Q: What profession would you definitely NOT like to do?

A: Administration (paperwork)

Q: What county do you live in?

A: Culpeper

Q: What do you like best about your county?

A: Neighborly feeling, everyone knows their neighbor

Q: What is your favorite local business?

A: Knakal's

Q: What do you like to do when you aren’t working?

A: Being a mother of three girls and school (need a life LOL)

Q: What’s a fun fact about you many people may not know?

A: My lashes are fake LOL

Q: Where’s your favorite place in the world?

A: At home in my bed binge watching TV

Q: What is your motto or personal mantra?

A: I usually tell myself each morning before I walk out the house 'YOU GOT THIS'

Q: If you could meet anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would it be and why?

A: Bill Gates, so he can teach me how he turned lemons into a multi-billion dollar lemonade stand

Q: Three words to best describe you:

A: Determined, Ambitious, Horse (lol work-horse as my boss so graciously calls it)

Q: What is the one thing you can’t live without?

A: Food

Q: What is the most recent TV show you binge watched?

A: SWAT sooo good!

Q: What is the best movie of all time?

A: Love and Basketball

Q: If you could have any superpower what would it be?

A: Stop time

Q: What is one food that you cannot resist?

A: Spaghetti w/garlic bread

Q: If you could snap your fingers and become an expert in something, what would it be?

A: Money management

Q: What’s the best advice you were ever given?

A: Put into it, what you want out of it

Q: Are you a dog person or a cat person (or neither)?

A: Before working at Blue Ridge surrounded with dog lovers-neither, but now I think I love dogs-well puppies :)

Blue Ridge Orthopaedic & Spine Center does not endorse any treatments, procedures, or products referenced on this page. The content is provided as an educational service and is not intended to serve as medical advice. Anyone seeking specific orthopaedic advice or assistance should consult a medical professional.

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