Dr. Zakari Tata MD is a male Family Practitioner, has 24 years of experience and practices in Family Medicine, Family Medicine, and Geriatric Medicine.
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Patient comments (5)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Zakari Tata, Family Practitioner, Internist, General Practitioner is Excellent. Dr. Tata has been reviewed by 12 patients who have provided 5 comments. The rating is 3.5 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 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.6
  • Currently 3.5714285714286 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Zakari Tata, MD is board certified in Family Medicine and Family Medicine - Hospice and Palliative Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 2 areas:
  • Depression
  • House Calls

Education & Awards

Dr. Tata graduated from Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2009, 2011 - 2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2011 - 2012)


Dr. Tata has 16 hospital affiliations:

  • DMC - Sinai-Grace Hospital 
  • Providence Hospital and Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan - 10 plans
  • Humana - 11 plans
  • HealthPlus of Michigan - 14 plans
  • Anthem - 23 plans
  • Cigna - 6 plans
  • Aetna - 2 plans


  • Hausa

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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Zakari Tata practice?
Dr. Zakari Tata practices Family Medicine, Family Medicine, and Geriatric Medicine near Southfield, MI.
Additional practice locations include: Decatur, GA.
See Southfield Family Physicians and Southfield Geriatric Doctors.