Dr. Tara Talwar, MD

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Specializes in Gastroenterology • Female • Age 56

11144 Tesson Ferry Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63123
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Dr. Talwar's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 North Ballas Road
Saint Louis, MO 63131
Saint Anthonys Medical Center
10010 Kennerly Road
Saint Louis, MO 63128

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Tara Talwar, MDPC
Tara Talwar, MDPC
11144 Tesson Ferry Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63123
Tara Talwar, MDPC
Missouri Baptist Outpatient Center
3844 S Lindbergh Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63127
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    Dr. Talwar's Experience

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Board Certifications

    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine
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    • Colonoscopy
    • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
    • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
    • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
    • Liver Biopsy
    2
    • Abdominal Pain
    • Anemia
    • Barrett's Esophagus
    • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
    • Biliary Atresia
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Cirrhosis
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
    • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
    • Duodenal Ulcer
    • Duodenitis
    • Dysentery
    • Dysphagia
    • Enteritis
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Ulcer
    • Esophageal Varices
    • Esophagitis
    • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
    • Gastointestinal Tract Tumors
    • Gastresophageal Reflux-Related Chronic Cough
    • Gastric Cancer, Borrmann 4
    • Gastric Erosion
    • Gastric Lymphoma
    • Gastric Ulcer
    • Gastrinoma
    • Gastritis
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    • Gastritis, Familial Giant Hypertrophic
    • Gastrocutaneous Syndrome
    • Gastroenteritis
    • Gastroenterologic Cancer (Colon, Stomach, Esophageal, Liver)
    • Gastroenteropancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumor
    • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
    • Gastrointestinal Amyloidosis
    • Gastrointestinal Anthrax
    • Gastrointestinal Basidiobolomycosis
    • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
    • Gastrointestinal Malformation
    • Gastrointestinal Malignancy
    • Gastrointestinal Mucormycosis
    • Gastrointestinal Perforation
    • Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors
    • Gastrointestinal Zygomycosis
    • Gastrojejunal Ulcer
    • Gastroparesis
    • Gastroschisis
    • Heartburn
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hepatitis C
    • Ileus
    • Indigestion
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
    • Malnutrition
    • Mesenteric Panniculitis
    • Pancreatitis
    • Pyloric Stenosis
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Ulcerative Colitis
    • Unexplained Weight Loss
    • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
    • Vomiting Disorders
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu Dr Mgr Medical University
    Graduated in 1981

    Internship Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1983

    Residency Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1985

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cook Co Hospital
    Complete in 1986
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Talwar & Staff

    • English
    • Hindi
    • Telugu
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    Dr. Talwar's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Talwar has admitting privileges:

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    • Missouri Baptist Medical Center

    • Saint Anthonys Medical Center

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Talwar

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Talwar to family and friends

    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    15 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes 15 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Talwar
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    16 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    16 responses
    below
    national average

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    Is Dr. Talwar accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does she accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Assurant Health
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Humana
    • Medicaid
    • MultiPlan
    • Principal Financial Group
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    Tara Talwar, MDPC
    11144 Tesson Ferry Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63123
    (314) 842-4181 (Office)
    (314) 842-4833 (Fax)
    B
    Tara Talwar, MDPC
    Missouri Baptist Outpatient Center
    3844 S Lindbergh Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63127
    (314) 842-4181 (Office)
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