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Dr. Thomas J Lakata DO is a male General Practitioner, has 17 years of experience and practices in Internal Medicine and General Practice.
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(8)
Patient comments (1)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Thomas Lakata is Excellent. Dr. Lakata has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 1 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 3.6
  • Currently 3.6 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.7
  • Currently 3.6666666666667 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.8
  • Currently 3.8333333333333 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Thomas Lakata, DO is board certified in Internal Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 5 areas:
  • AIDS/HIV (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome)
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Flu (Human Influenza)
  • Infectious Disease

Education & Awards

Dr. Lakata graduated from UMDNJ, Newark. He has 5 awards.

Awards  
Patients' Choice Award (2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)
Bridges to Excellence Recognition
Bridges to Excellence Medical Home Recognition (2013 - 2016)
Level III
NCQA Physician Practice Connections - Patient Centered Medical Home (2013 - 2016)
Top Ten Doctors (2012)
Mountainville
Internal Medicine

Affiliations

Dr. Lakata has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Lehigh Valley Hospital 
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg 
  • Lehigh Valley Hospital - Allentown Campuses 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • United Healthcare - 17 plans
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield - 11 plans
  • Independence Blue Cross - 4 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 1 plan
  • Capital Blue Cross - 6 plans
  • Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania - 4 plans
  • Geisinger Health Plan - 5 plans
  • Evercare - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Cigna - 8 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Thomas J. Lakata practice?
Dr. Thomas Lakata practices Internal Medicine and General Practice near Allentown, PA.
See Allentown Internists and Allentown General Practitioners.