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Dr. Bret Taback MD is a male Surgeon, has 19 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
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Dr. Bret Taback has 11 office locations.
Washington Heights
Atchley Pavilion
161 Fort Washington Ave
New York, NY 10032

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Locations and availability (11)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(24)
Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Bret Taback is Excellent. Dr. Taback has been reviewed by 24 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.75 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.4
  • Currently 3.3809523809524 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.4
  • Currently 3.3809523809524 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.65 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.7
  • Currently 3.7142857142857 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.85 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars

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 3 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Melanoma (Skin cancer)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2010 - 2013)

Affiliations

Dr. Taback has 14 hospital affiliations:

  • Valley Hospital 
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Taback accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 32 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Affinity Health Plan - 5 plans
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 4 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 3 plans
  • Humana - 2 plans
  • Medicare - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 2 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Healthfirst - 9 plans

Languages

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


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Bret Taback practice?
Dr. Bret Taback practices Surgery near New York, NY.
Additional practice locations include: North Bergen, NJ.
See New York Surgeons.