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Dr. Alan Taranto, MD

Cardiology ·  Male · Age 78

Dr. Taranto

Emory Heart & Vascular center At Saint Joseph's

5669 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd NE Ste 240 Atlanta, GA 30342

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(404) 256-0121


Dr. Alan Taranto, MD is a cardiology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1968 and specializes in cardiology.


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Dr. Taranto accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health Care of Georgia
Coventry Health Care of Georgia HMO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Kaiser Permanente
Medicaid
MultiPlan
PHCS Network PPO
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellPoint

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Taranto's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Heart Palpitations
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taranto treats Heart Palpitations more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Taranto treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Hyperlipidemia
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taranto treats Hyperlipidemia more than 76% of his peers

Dr. Taranto treats this condition more than 76% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive
Cardiovascular Stress Test
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normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taranto performs Cardiovascular Stress Test more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Taranto performs this procedure more than 72% of his peers

Dr. Taranto's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cardiac Imaging
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Endocarditis
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Murmur
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Hypertensive Heart Disease
  • Hypotension
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
  • Tricuspid Valve Disease
  • Vascular Disease

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Alan Taranto, MD is a cardiology specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Emory University in 1968 and specializes in cardiology.

Specialties

  • Cardiology

Board Certifications

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1975
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
Fellowship Hospital
1971
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
Residency Hospital
1969
Emory University Affiliated Hospitals
Internship Hospital
1968
Emory University
Medical School
1963
Emory University
Undergraduate School
1975
1971
1969
1968
1963

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