Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD

General SurgeryFemale

Dr. Tan-Tam
Telehealth services available

Bassett Healthcare Vascular Srg

1 Atwell Rd Cooperstown, NY 13326

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(607) 547-3474

Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Cooperstown, NY. She is affiliated with medical facilities Aurelia Osborn Fox Memorial Hospital and Bassett Medical Center. She has indicated that she accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Tan-Tam to book an appointment.

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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Good Patient Care
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Experience
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No malpractice claims found for New York
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. Tan-Tam's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Intestinal Obstruction
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan-Tam treats Intestinal Obstruction more than 93% of her peers

Dr. Tan-Tam treats this condition more than 93% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Colonic Volvulus
  • Intussusception
  • Paralytic Ileus
Hemorrhoids
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan-Tam treats Hemorrhoids more than 81% of her peers

Dr. Tan-Tam treats this condition more than 81% of her peers

Abdominal Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tan-Tam treats Abdominal Pain more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Tan-Tam treats this condition more than 77% of her peers

Dr. Tan-Tam's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abdominoplasty
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acid Reflux Surgery
  • Acute Bowel Infarction
  • Adrenal Gland Cancer
  • Adrenalectomy
  • Anal and Rectal Cancer
  • Anal Fissure
  • Anal Fistula
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anorectal Abscess
  • Anoscopy
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Appendicitis
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Bariatric Surgery (Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Bile Duct Cancer
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Atresia
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Cancer
  • Breast Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Colectomy
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Ductal Carcinoma in Situ
  • Duodenal Polypectomy
  • Empyema
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Fistula
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Excision of Bile Duct Tumor
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Excision of Stomach Tumor
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Femoral Hernia Repair, Open
  • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
  • Gallbladder Cancer
  • Gallbladder Removal
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Open
  • Gallstones
  • Gastrectomy
  • Gastric Bypass Surgery, Open
  • Gastric Restrictive With Partial Gastrectomy or Jejunojejunostomy
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastrotomy
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatectomy
  • Hernia Repair
  • Hiatal Hernia
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Ileus
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Incisional Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Inguinal Hernia
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Intestinal Abscess
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
  • Ischemic Colitis
  • Laparotomy
  • Lipomas
  • Liver Cancer
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Meckel's Diverticulum
  • Median Arcuate Ligament Syndrome (MALS)
  • Mesenteric Lymphadenitis
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Orchiectomy
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pancreatectomy (incl. Pancreas Transplant and Whipple Procedure)
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Parathyroid (Gland) Disease
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pelvic Abscess
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Percutaneous Tumor Ablation, Liver
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Pyloric Stenosis
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Revision of Gastric Anastomosis or Restrictive Procedure
  • Rib Fracture
  • Robotic Heller Myotomy for the Treatment of Achalasia
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Small Intestine Cancer
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Soft Tissue Tumor Removal
  • Sphincterotomy
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thyroid Nodule
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Umbilical Hernia
  • Umbilical or Ventral Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Vagotomy
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Insufficiency of Intestines
  • Ventral Hernia
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
  • Wound Repair

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Dr. Tan-Tam accepts the following insurance:

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Blue Priority (Select Network)-NY
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Dr. Tan-Tam's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tan-Tam

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  • Explained conditions well (2)
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    very very likely to recommend dr tan tam
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    Apr 04, 2019
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    Awesome experience!! Dr. Tan-Tam made sure that my probable diagnosis was 100% accurate before going any further and I was ecstatic that she was right and surgery was not needed!! I would strongly recommend her.
    What went well
    • Appointment scheduling
    • Office environment
    • Staff friendliness
    • Wait times
    • Appointment wasn't rushed
    • Listened & answered questions
    • Explained conditions well
    • Trusted the provider's decisions
    What could be improved
    No results
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    recent kidney cancer patient in oneonta, NY – Mar 07, 2019
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    About Me

    Biography

    Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD is a General Surgery Specialist in Cooperstown, NY. She is affiliated with medical facilities Aurelia Osborn Fox Memorial Hospital...Read more

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Does Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD offer telehealth services?

    Dr. Tan-Tam has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

    Does Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD accept my insurance?

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    What are Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD's top areas of care?

    Dr. Tan-Tam frequently treats Intestinal Obstruction, Hemorrhoids, and Abdominal Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Tan-Tam treats.

    Where is Dr. Clara Tan-Tam, MD's office located?

    Dr. Tan-Tam's office is located at 1 Atwell Rd, Cooperstown, NY 13326. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

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    Locations

    Bassett Healthcare Vascular Srg

    Bassett Healthcare Vascular Srg1 Atwell Rd Cooperstown, NY 13326
    1

    Bassett Health Care Network

    Mary Imogene Bassett Hospital Oneonta1 Associate Dr Oneonta, NY 13820
    2

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Dr. Tan-Tam is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

    Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

    Aurelia Osborn Fox Memorial Hospital

    Oneonta, NY

    72% Patient Experience Rating, 3% higher than the national average

    Bassett Medical Center

    Cooperstown, NY

    63% Patient Experience Rating, 6% lower than the national average