Dr. George Taffet, MD

Dr. George Taffet, MD

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61 y/o
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Dr. George Taffet, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

Baylor College of Medicine

1200 Binz St Ste 1040

Houston, TX 77004
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • POMCO Group
  • UnitedHealthCare

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Taffet's Top Procedures and Conditions

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COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taffet treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 9% of his peers

Dr. Taffet treats this condition more than 9% of his peers

Obesity
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taffet treats Obesity more than 6% of his peers

Dr. Taffet treats this condition more than 6% of his peers

Pulmonary Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taffet treats Pulmonary Disease more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Taffet treats this condition more than 5% of his peers

Dr. Taffet's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Acidosis
Alkalosis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Ataxia
Back Pain
Bacterial Sepsis
Bedsores
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bladder Diseases
Blood Disorders
Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
Bone Disorders
Calcium Metabolism Disorders
Cellulitis
Chest Pain
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
Confusion
Constipation
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Dehydration
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diverticulosis, Intestinal
Dizziness
Dysphagia
Ear Disorders
Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
Enteritis
Esophageal Diseases
Fever
Gait Abnormality
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Gout
Heart Disease
Hypercalcemia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypokalemia
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insomnia
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Low Blood Oxygen Level
Magnesium Metabolism Disorders
Malaise and Fatigue
Malnutrition
Migraine
Mineral Metabolism Disorders
Muscle Weakness
Obesity
Osteoarthritis
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Partial Lung Collapse
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
Pneumonia
Polyneuropathy
Pulmonary Disease
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rash
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Stomach Diseases
Thyroid Disease
Tobacco Use Disorder
Ulcer
Urinary Disorders
Urinary Incontinence
Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
Venous Insufficiency
Vertigo
Viral Enteritis

About Me

Biography

Dr. George Taffet, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Houston, TX and has been practicing for 31 years. He specializes in geriatric medicine and internal medicine.

Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1988
Baylor College of Medicine Geriatrics Fellowship
Fellowship Hospital
1985
Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosp
Residency Hospital
1983
Baylor Coll Med Affil Hosp
Internship Hospital
1982
Brown Medical School
Medical School
1979
Brown Univ
Undergraduate School
1988
1985
1983
1982
1979

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When the TMC hospitalist brought in Dr. Taffet we hoped a geriatric consult would help put overall well-being as the treatment goal. Reading today about research on Post-hospital Syndrome (J Hosp Med. Online, 30 May 2018) reminded me of the way Taffet's intervention only served to compound the...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Blue Choice
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
POMCO Group
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare

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