Dr. Essam Taymour, MD

Dr. Essam Taymour, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
Dr. Essam Taymour, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 37 years. He graduated from University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

3550 Linden Ave Ste 1

Long Beach, CA 90807

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
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Top Care Areas

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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
very high
more than 91% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
more than 87% of peers
Yeast Infections
more than 83% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

34  Conditions Treated

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23  Procedures

  • Acessa™ Procedure
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Vaginal Surgery

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.


  • University Of Alexandria / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Downstate Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Geisinger Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Upstate Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1981

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taymour has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taymour's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taymour to family and friends
30 total reviews (9 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (30)

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Dr. Taymour's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (9)

This is for us menopausal gals. I struggled with issues of vaginal dryness & painful intercourse for several years. When I was using a hormone patch, it was better. 3 years ago I was found to have atypical lobular hyperplasia in my R breast. This can be a precursor to cancer. So, I removed my patch...more
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Dr. Taymour and his staff were amazing! He is officially my doctor forever. Professional, courteous, accommodating, and most of all personable. He truly everything every person should have in their doctor. Simply put, he is perfect!! Highly recommended ????????????
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he is a bad dr. i wouldn't go there if your broke he will try to get your kid adopted and get social services involved.
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I love Dr Taymour and his staff! They are patient focused and truly put their hearts into building the best plan for each patient. I struggled finding a Doctor that I could trust and I am so happy to say I found that in Dr. Taymour. He keeps real which is what I think is so important when dealing...more
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I have been with Dr. Taymour for over 10 years. He is exceptional and very up-to-date with his medical, personal, and technical skills. Finding pre-cancer cells”, he jumped into action; patiently explained everything in detail, we agreed on the best plan. He is also a skilled surgeon performed a...more
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