Dr. William Tap, MD

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Specializes in Hematology • Male • Age 43

1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
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Dr. Tap:

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Dr. Tap's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Tap's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Tap Performs

  • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
  • Thoracentesis

Conditions Dr. Tap Treats

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center
1275 York Avenue
New York, NY 10065

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Tap

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
1275 York Ave
New York, NY 10065
UCLA Oncology/Hemotology
UCLA Oncology/Hemotology
2020 Santa Monica Blvd Suite 550
Santa Monica, CA 90404
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    Dr. Tap's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Hematology
    • Medical Oncology
    • Oncology

    Board Certifications

    • Hematology, 2006
    • Internal Medicine, 2003
    • Medical Oncology, 2006
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    • Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
    • Thoracentesis
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    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anemia
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lymphoma
    • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pleural Neoplasm, Malignant
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
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    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Tap

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for New York.
    • 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

    Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 2000

    Residency Hospital

    Vanderbilt University

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Tap & Staff

    • English
  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. Tap's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center where Dr. Tap has admitting privileges:

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    • Memorial Sloan - Kettering Cancer Center

  3. Healthgrades

    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. Tap

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tap to family and friends

    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    is confidential

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    Dr. Tap's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Tap
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
    above
    national average

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    Your participation in the survey will help other patients make informed decisions. You will also be helping Dr. Tap and his staff know how they are doing and how they can improve their services.

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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Tap accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    • Aetna
    • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • Commercial Insurance Company
    • Coventry Health Care
    • Emblem Health
    • Locals (any local)
    • Medicare
    • MVP Health Care
    • PHP-Physicians Health Plan
    • QualCare
    • United Healthcare
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    Office Locations

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    1275 York Ave
    New York, NY 10065
    (800) 525-2225 (Office)
    B
    UCLA Oncology/Hemotology
    2020 Santa Monica Blvd Suite 550
    Santa Monica, CA 90404
    (310) 825-9626 (Office)
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