Dr. Irina Taraban, MD

Dr. Irina Taraban, MD

Neurology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 67
Dr. Irina Taraban, MD is a neurology specialist in Norwalk, CT and has been practicing for 18 years. She graduated from Zaporozhye Medical Institute in 1975 and specializes in neurology.

637 West Ave Ste 200

Norwalk, CT 06850

Contact Information

(203) 853-5000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amalgamated Clothing & Textile Workers Union
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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

very high
more than 92% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Brain Disorders
more than 88% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

65  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • Zaporozhye Medical Institute
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • Brooklyn Caledonian Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1997
  • Hartford Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taraban has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Russian
  • Ukrainian

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taraban's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taraban to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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  • 1

Dr. Taraban's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

I visited the Norwalk hospital ER 3 times over the weekend of Oct 13-15. I had severe facial pain that was so bad, I needed morphine 2 times. The pain brought me to tears. On Sunday, Oct. 15, Dr. Taraban, the neurologist at the hospital, came to see me. She evaluated me and suggested I had...more
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Our meeting with Dr. Taraban was perhaps the worst experience I have ever had with doctor. After a 7 minute evaluation she recommended a drug challenge to verify her diagnosis. She refused to entertain questions on possible alternate causes for the symptoms, insisting she was the expert and knew...more
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