Dr. John S. Taras MD is a male Hand Surgeion, has 28 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Orthopaedic Trauma, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Surgery of the Hand.
Dr. John Taras has 2 office locations.
The Philadelphia Hand Center, PC
834 Chestnut Street, Suite G-114
The Franklin
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 2.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. John Taras, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hand Surgeon is Good. Dr. Taras has been reviewed by 7 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 2.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.2857142857143 of 4 stars
Promptness 2.6
  • Currently 2.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.1
  • Currently 3.1428571428571 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 2.9
  • Currently 2.8571428571429 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 2.0
  • Currently 2 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. John Taras, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • Broken Bones Bone Fractures
  • Finger Injuries
  • Hand Surgery
  • Tendon Injuries
  • Wrist Injury

Education & Awards

Dr. Taras graduated from University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor. He has 1 awards.

Top Ten Doctors (2012)
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Dr. Taras has 6 hospital affiliations:

  • Kennedy Memorial Hospital-Umc-Cherry Hill 
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Cigna - 9 plans

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. John S. Taras practice?
Dr. John Taras practices Orthopaedic Surgery of the Hand, Orthopaedic Trauma, Adult Reconstructive Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine, and Surgery of the Hand near Philadelphia, PA.
Additional practice locations include: Cherry Hill, NJ.
See Philadelphia Orthopedic Surgeons, Philadelphia Sports Medicine Doctors, and Philadelphia Surgeons.