Dr. Garrett James Tallman MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 18 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
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Dr. Garrett Tallman has 4 office locations.
Encinitas
320 Santa Fe Dr
Encinitas, CA 92024

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Locations and availability (4)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(25)
Patient comments (11)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Garrett Tallman is Excellent. Dr. Tallman has been reviewed by 25 patients who have provided 11 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
  • Currently 3.7647058823529 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.2
  • Currently 3.1764705882353 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.2
  • Currently 3.1764705882353 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.2
  • Currently 3.1666666666667 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.1
  • Currently 3.1111111111111 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.1
  • Currently 3.0625 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Garrett Tallman, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Tallman graduated from Indiana University , Indianapolis. He has 3 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2011)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011)
Top 10 Doctor - City (2014)
Encinitas, CA
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Affiliations

Dr. Tallman has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • Blue Shield of California - 88 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Unicare - 10 plans
  • Anthem Blue Cross - 8 plans
  • Humana - 7 plans
  • Cigna - 4 plans
  • USA H & W Network - 1 plan

Languages

  • Spanish


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Where does Dr. Garrett J. Tallman practice?
Dr. Garrett Tallman practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Encinitas, CA.
See Encinitas Orthopedic Surgeons.