Dr. Amit Taggar, MD

Dr. Amit Taggar, MD

Bariatric Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 36
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Dr. Amit Taggar, MD is a bariatric surgery specialist in Margate, FL and has been practicing for 5 years. He graduated from Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine and specializes in bariatric surgery and general surgery.

5800 Colonial Dr Ste 108

Margate, FL 33063

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Taggar performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
very high
more than 96% of peers
Obesity
high
more than 88% of peers
Gastric Bypass Surgery, Laparoscopic
normal
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Taggar's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

1  Conditions Treated

7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Georgia Tech
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Ross University / School of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Kansas Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2013
  • UCSF
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taggar has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taggar's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taggar to family and friends
30 total reviews (8 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

  • 5
    (28)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Taggar's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Almost at my one year post op and I’ve lost 100 lbs! No complications. I was an out of state patient. Dr. Tagger was great and the hospital staff was amazing! Highly recommend.
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Had my Bariatric surgery with Dr Taggar on 23rd Jan 2018. I’m so happy with my results excellent Surgeon very attentive and was very comforting. I was thinking about gastric sleeve for couple years. After my first consultation I decided to you with Dr Taggar. Highly recommend. My life changed I...more
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Dr Taggar gave me a quotation for a surgery. I asked him if the price will be increased (self pay) and his answer was no, the price is what it is and you will pay that. We signed the price. A few days later his assistant called me to let me know that the price has increased in $1000 (one thousand)....more
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well, he was more than great, he was very attentive in all aspects. a very good doctor i was every impressed with him and all his staff. i would recommend him first as a doctor and as a person that takes pride in what he does, and that's important in my opinion. i thank doctor Taggar for helping...more
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I am 6 days post op today from my gastric sleeve surgery with Dr.Taggar and already 15 lbs down. I have got to say Dr.Taggar is an incredible doctor and just an amazing person! He's so humble and sweet and has truly changed my life. I highly recommend Dr.Taggar to anyone seeking a healthier life...more
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