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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tamer Yacoub is Average. Dr. Yacoub has been reviewed by 10 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 1.9
Promptness 2.1
Courteous Staff 2.1
Accurate Diagnosis 2.6
Bedside Manner 1.7
Spends Time with Me 1.7
Follows Up After Visit 1.7

Specialties & Research

Dr. Tamer Yacoub, MD is board certified in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.

  • He has special expertise in 7 areas:
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrinology
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Weight Loss
  • Weight loss (non-surgical)

Education & Awards

Dr. Yacoub graduated from Ain Shams University, Cairo.


Dr. Yacoub has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • Charlton Memorial Hospital Site of Southcoast Hospitals Group Inc 
  • Lahey Clinic 


  • Arabic
  • Greek
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Tamer Yacoub MD is a male Internist, has 24 years of experience and practices in Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism.
Where does Dr. Tamer Yacoub practice?
Dr. Tamer Yacoub has 6 office locations.
Dr. Tamer Yacoub practices Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism near North Dartmouth, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Fall River, MA and Westport, MA.
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