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Dr. Samir Taneja MD is a male Urologist, has 20 years of experience and practices in Urology.
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(13)
Patient comments (4)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Samir Taneja is Excellent. Dr. Taneja has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 4 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.5555555555556 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.8888888888889 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Samir Taneja, MD is board certified in Urology.

  • He has special expertise in 10 areas:
  • Kidney Cancer
  • Kidney Cancer (Renal Cell Carcinoma)
  • Laproscopic Surgery (Laparoscopy)
  • Neoplasm Invasiveness
  • Nephrectomy (Kidney Removal)
  • Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
  • Prostate Surgery (Prostatectomy)
  • Testis Cancer (Testicular Neoplasm)
  • Urinary Bladder Cancer
  • Urologic Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Taneja graduated from Northwestern University, Chicago. He has 7 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Kidney Cancer (Kidney Neoplasm)
Prostate Cancer (Prostatic Neoplasm)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2005 - 2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2006 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice Award (2010 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)

Affiliations

Dr. Taneja has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • Nyu Hospital For Joint Diseases 
  • Bellevue Hospital Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 16 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 32 plans
  • Unicare - 11 plans
  • Univera Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Fidelis Care - 4 plans
  • MetroPlus Health Plan - 1 plan
  • Neighborhood Health Plan (NHP) - 1 plan
  • Healthfirst - 9 plans

Languages

  • Chinese
  • French
  • Panjabi
  • Spanish
  • Hindi


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Samir Taneja practice?
Dr. Samir Taneja practices Urology near New York, NY.
See New York Urologists.