Dr. Edmund Tai, MD

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Dr. Edmund Tai, MD

Oncology | Male

Palo Alto Medical Foundation 701 E El Camino Real, Mountain View, CA 94040 Get Directions

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Dr. Tai specializes in Oncology and practices in Mountain View, CA. He practices at 1 location.

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      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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      Dr. Tai's Office & Staff
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      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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      Dr. Tai starts out very friendly, but he quickly stops listening to patients' symptoms, questions, and concerns once he decides on a plan of treatment. He also ignored symptoms of metastasis, e.g. fever, and marginalized problem areas that showed up in scans that also indicated metastasis even when prompted to discuss them. In summary, Dr. Tai will diagnose you, unilaterally decide on a plan of treatment, and ignore any problems that come up.
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      Specialties

      • Oncology
      • Medical Oncology

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      • Internal Medicine
      • Medical Oncology

      Conditions Treated

      • Acute Leukemia
      • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
      • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
      • Adrenal Gland Cancer
      • All Lymphoma
      • Anal and Rectal Cancer
      • Anal Disorders
      • Anemia
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Basal Cell Carcinoma
      • Bladder Cancer
      • Bleeding Disorders
      • Blood Disorders
      • Bone Cancer
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
      • Brain Cancer
      • Brain Disorders
      • Breast Cancer
      • Breast Diseases
      • Cancer
      • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
      • Cervical Cancer
      • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
      • Coagulation Defects in Pregnancy and Postpartum
      • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
      • Colorectal Cancer
      • ENT Cancer
      • Esophageal Cancer
      • Esophageal Diseases
      • Eye Cancer
      • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
      • Gallbladder Cancer
      • Gastrointestinal Diseases
      • Gynecologic Cancer
      • Head and Neck Cancer
      • Hodgkin's Disease
      • Hypercoagulable State
      • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
      • Kaposi's Sarcoma
      • Kidney Cancer
      • Laryngeal Cancer
      • Larynx Conditions
      • Leukocytosis
      • Liver Cancer
      • Lung Cancer
      • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
      • Lymphocytosis
      • Lymphoma, Large-Cell
      • Lymphosarcoma
      • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
      • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
      • Marginal Zone Lymphoma
      • Maternal Anemia
      • Melanoma
      • Meningiomas
      • Mycosis Fungoides
      • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
      • Myeloma
      • Myeloproliferative Disorders
      • Neuroendocrine Tumors
      • Neutropenia
      • Nodular Lymphoma
      • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
      • Oral Cancer
      • Osteosarcoma
      • Ovarian Cancer
      • Pancreatic Cancer
      • Pancytopenia
      • Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria
      • Pleural Cancer
      • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
      • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
      • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
      • Prostate Cancer
      • Pulmonary Disease
      • Purpura
      • Qualitative Platelet Defects (incl. Glanzmann's Thrombasthenia)
      • Retina Diseases
      • Salivary Gland Cancer
      • Secondary Malignancies
      • Sickle Cell Disease
      • Skin Cancer
      • Small Intestine Cancer
      • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
      • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
      • Stomach Cancer
      • Stomach Diseases
      • Testicular Cancer
      • Thalassemia
      • Throat Cancer (Nasopharyngeal)
      • Thrombocytosis
      • Thyroid Cancer
      • Tongue Cancer
      • Tonsil Cancer
      • Urinary Disorders
      • Uterine Cancer
      • Uterine Diseases
      • Vaginal Cancer
      • Vascular Disease
      • Vulvar Cancer

      Procedures Performed

      • Bone Marrow Biopsy
      • Thoracentesis

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

        No malpractice history found for California.

      • 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

      • Medical School
        A Einstein Col Med Yeshiva Univ

        Graduated in 1982

      • Internship Hospital
        Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

        Completed in 1983

      • Residency Hospital
        Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

        Completed in 1984

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Los Angeles County Harbor - UCLA Medical Center

        Completed in 1987

      Awards & Recognition

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        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Chinese, Cantonese
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      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Oncology
      • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Tai's Office & Staff

      Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Tai

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients