Dr. Ellis Tavin, MD

Dr. Ellis Tavin, MD

Plastic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 57
(3)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ellis Tavin, MD is a plastic surgery doctor who practices in Memphis, TN. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 31 years.

80 Humphreys Center Dr Ste 100

Memphis, TN 38120

Contact Information

(901) 761-9030

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

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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Plastic Surgery
  • Ear, Nose, and Throat
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Board Certifications

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

  • Abdominoplasty
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Body Contouring (After Weight Loss Surgery)
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Cosmetic Facial Surgery
  • Cosmetic Surgical Procedure
  • Ear Plastic Surgery (Otoplasty)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Facelift
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Nose Plastic Surgery (Rhinoplasty)
  • Skin Grafts

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tavin to family and friends
4.7
based on 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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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Tavin accepts 14 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee
    Network S
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Carelink PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
    Choice Care Network PPO
    Choice Care PPO
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • POMCO Group
  • Principal Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Tavin has admitting privileges

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis
6019 Walnut Grove Rd
Memphis, TN 38120
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Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women
6225 Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN 38120
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