Dr. Salvatore Tarantino, MD

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Specializes in Internal Medicine • Male • Age 64

8881 Fletcher Pkwy Ste 370
La Mesa, CA 91942
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Dr. Tarantino's Experience

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Hospital Quality

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Sharp Grossmont Hospital
5555 Grossmont Center Drive
La Mesa, CA 91942

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Caring Physicians Medical Group
Caring Physicians Medical Group
8881 Fletcher Pkwy Ste 370
La Mesa, CA 91942
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    Dr. Tarantino's Experience

    Specialties

    • Internal Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
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    0 Malpractice Claims

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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University of Perugia / Faculty of Medicine And Surgery

    Residency Hospital

    Uhs/Chicago Med Sch
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tarantino & Staff

    • English
    • Italian
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Tarantino's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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    Office Locations

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    Caring Physicians Medical Group
    8881 Fletcher Pkwy Ste 370
    La Mesa, CA 91942
    (619) 462-5555 (Office)
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