Celina Clift, MD
Dr. Celina Clift comes to the Tanana Valley Clinic Pediatrics department from Los Angeles, CA, where she completed her Residency in Pediatrics at UCLA. Dr. Clift received her Medical Degree from the Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California and her undergraduate degree in Biology was completed at Pepperdine University, where she graduated Manga Cum Laude.
She spent time as a student at Herbertpur Christian Hospital in Herbertpur, India as well as a rotating Resident at Hospital Diospi Suyana in Curahuasi, Peru. Dr. Clift specializes in Pediatrics has medical interest in international mission work and serving in underserved communities. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is fluent in Spanish.
Dr. Clift believes "that as a pediatrician, I have the unique opportunity to affect the lives of the next generation of world-changers. I cherish the privilege of using my skills to impart the realization that there is a future and a hope for my patients. I look forward to being their advocate and forming meaningful, longitudinal relationships with them and their families."
In her personal time, Dr. Clift enjoys cooking/baking, reading, being outdoors and exercising with her husband Daniel, and spending time with family and friends. Please join us in welcoming Dr. Clift to our team at TVC.