Education & Training:
- Residency: University of Colorado School of Medicine
- Medical School: University of Colorado School of Medicine
Mara attended the University of Oregon and earned a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and math while also playing collegiate division I volleyball. She went on to the University of Colorado where she earned her Master’s degree in biostatistics. Her thesis focused on survival factors in cardiac-related surgeries. Prior to medical school, Mara conducted research and statistical analyses on heart and liver transplantation with the division of transplant at the University of Colorado. She completed medical school and residency program.
Dr. Additon chose to practice in Southeast Idaho because she, along with her husband, Aubrey, and their two young boys, loves Pocatello’s small-town feel and the many outdoor activities Idaho has to offer.