License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bret Taback is Excellent. Dr. Taback has been reviewed by 28 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.9
Promptness 4.4
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.7
Bedside Manner 4.8
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 4.7

Specialties & Research

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Lymphatic Metastasis
  • Melanoma
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)

Education & Awards

Dr. Taback graduated from Tufts University, Boston. He has 6 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Melanoma (Skin cancer)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2014)
Top 10 Doctor - Neighborhood (2014)
Washington Heights


Dr. Taback has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Valley Hospital 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 


  • Chinese
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Hebrew
  • Russian
  • Vietnamese
  • Spanish
  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Bret Taback MD is a male Surgeon, has 20 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Bret Taback practice?
Dr. Bret Taback has 7 office locations.
Dr. Bret Taback practices Surgery near Edgewater, NJ.
Additional practice locations include: New York, NY and North Bergen, NJ.
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