Dr. David Tauben, MD

Dr. David Tauben, MD

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Dr. David Tauben, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 36 years. He graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in pain medicine and internal medicine.

4225 Roosevelt Way NE

Seattle, WA 98105

Contact Information

(206) 598-4282

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Choice Health
  • Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
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Dr. Tauben's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Acute Postoperative Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tauben treats Acute Postoperative Pain more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Tauben treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Fibromyalgia
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tauben treats Fibromyalgia more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Tauben treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deposition Disease-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Epstein Barr Virus-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Major Depressive Disorder-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Primary Fibromyalgia
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Secondary Fibromyalgia
  • Sleep Disturbance-Related Fibromyalgia
  • Tension Myositis-Related Fibromyalgia
Chronic Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tauben treats Chronic Pain more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Tauben treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Tauben's conditions and procedures:

Acute Postoperative Pain
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Autonomic Disorders
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brachial Plexus Palsy
Brain Disorders
Cancer Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Pain Management
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Chronic Postoperative Pain
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Degenerative Disc Disease
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Fracture
Headache
Herniated Disc
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Knee Disorders
Low Back Pain
Migraine
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Pain
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Pain Management
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Pathological Spine Fracture
Phantom Limb Pain
Polyneuropathy
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Visceral Pain

About Me

Care Philosophy

Know who and what I'm treating. Set shared goals and track results. Care for every patient as I'd expect for my own family and friends. Collaborative, coordinated, and multidisciplinary care team.

Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1982
    University Of Washington
    Residency Hospital
    1982
  • 1979
    University Of Washington Hospitals
    Internship Hospital
    1979
  • 1979
    Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1979
  • 1975
    Yale University
    Undergraduate School
    1975

Awards

Dr. Tauben's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tauben

3.2

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
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Average Wait Time
  • 16 – 30 minutes
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What People Say About Dr. David Tauben, MD
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Best pain doctor I've ever seen. Yes, as mentioned on other review he does run behind but I never felt rushed once he enters the room. I moved to AZ a few months ago & had to get a new pain doctor. This process made me realize how great Dr. Tauben really is. I learned so much about mind/ body...Read More
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- Dr Tauben is out of date and out of his depth in treating pain or interacting in a competent manner. You will not get the medical help you need- he's a classic narcissist - Kept me waiting over 30 minutes both times I saw him- the office runs with a late board yet they don't bother to mark it...Read More
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Choice Health
First Choice Health PPO
Group Health Cooperative (GHC)
Group Health Cooperative
Health Net
Health Net PPO
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
Molina
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
ODS Health Plan
Premera Blue Cross
Heritage Plus
Providence Health Plans
Personal Option EPO
Regence Blue Shield of Washington
Preferred Provider Network
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus Test POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO

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