Dr. Ellis Tavin, MD

Dr. Ellis Tavin, MD

Plastic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Ellis Tavin, MD is a plastic surgery specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University in 1987 and specializes in plastic surgery and ear, nose, and throat.

80 Humphreys Center Dr Ste 100

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Skin Cancer
normal
more than 18% of peers
Breast Reconstruction
normal
more than 7% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
normal
more than 5% of peers

Dr. Tavin'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tavin "In reconstructive procedures I aim to restore form and function. In cosmetic procedures the patient and I arrive at a plan to meet his or her goals. Every person is treated as an individual. We try to achieve natural looking, un-operated results."

2  Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat

2  Board Certifications

  • Otolaryngology
    Accredited by: American Board of Otolaryngology*
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

16  Conditions Treated

  • Absent Breasts and Nipples
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Broken Nose
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Deformities of Auricle or Pinna
  • Facial Fracture
  • Facial Skin Cancer
  • Fracture
  • Gigantomastia
  • Gynecomastia
  • Lipomas
  • Skin Aging
  • Skin Cancer
  • Wrinkles

22  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Yale University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • Montefiore Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University Rochester
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996
  • New York University Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tavin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tavin's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tavin to family and friends
3 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (3)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
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Dr. Tavin'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

    16 to 30 minutes
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