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Dr. Gerald Tarder, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 74

Dr. Tarder

Gerald L Tarder MD

130 La Casa Via Ste 107 Walnut Creek, CA 94598

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(925) 938-6060


Dr. Gerald Tarder, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from McGill U, Fac Med in 1970 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Tarder accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Advantage Preferred DirectAccess Plus PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
Select Plus HMO
Select PPO
Blue Shield of California
Access Plus Savenet
Local Access Plus HMO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Western Health Advantage

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
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. Tarder's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarder treats Irritable Bowel Syndrome more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tarder treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Gastrointestinal Bleeding
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarder treats Gastrointestinal Bleeding more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Tarder treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lower Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
Abdominal Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tarder treats Abdominal Disorders more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Tarder treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Tarder's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Heartburn
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Manometry
  • Nausea
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis

Dr. Tarder's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tarder

4.1

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
73.33333333333333%
(11)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
20%
(3)

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My husband and I are long time patients of Dr. Tarder. He is very kind, patient and caring. We trust him completely. ~ The Martsolfs
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While the it’s been a few years since I’ve seen Dr. Tarder, I have been one of his patients for at least 15-20 years. He’s always been a wonderful doctor with the utmost in care and understanding. I’ve had several GI operations over the years and Dr. Tarder has performed quite a few pre-op exams on me. I know Dr. Tarder would not make any patient wait for anything unless an emergency dictated differently. He’s just not the kind doctor...
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Had to wait over 3 1/2 hours for colonoscopy
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About Me

Biography

Dr. Gerald Tarder, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Walnut Creek, CA and has been practicing for 43 years. He graduated from McGill U, Fac Med in 1970 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1976
Martinez Va Hosp-Uc Davis
Fellowship Hospital
1975
Martinez Va Hosp-Uc Davis
Residency Hospital
1972
McGill U Affil Hosp
Residency Hospital
1972
McGill U Affil Hosp
Internship Hospital
1970
McGill U, Fac Med
Medical School
1976
1975
1972
1972
1970

Awards