12 years of experience
Accepting new patients
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tara Tanaka is Excellent. Dr. Tanaka has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.1
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.6
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Tara Tanaka, MD is board certified in Pediatrics.

  • She has special expertise in 4 areas:
  • Breastfeeding Problems
  • Child Development
  • Nutritional Support
  • Obesity

Education & Awards

Dr. Tanaka graduated from University of Hawaii, Honolulu. She has 1 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2011, 2013)


Dr. Tanaka has 2 hospital affiliations:

  • Mills-Peninsula Health Services 
  • Mills Hospital 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Tara Tanaka MD is a female Pediatrician, has 12 years of experience and practices in Pediatrics.
Where does Dr. Tara Tanaka practice?
Dr. Tara Tanaka has 2 office locations.
Dr. Tara Tanaka practices Pediatrics near Burlingame, CA.
Additional practice locations include: San Mateo, CA.
See Burlingame Pediatricians.