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Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology • Male • Age 47

1150 N 35th Ave Ste 400
Hollywood, FL 33021
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Dr. Tangir's Experience

Dr. Tangir's Care Philosophy


  • Gynecologic Oncology

Board Certifications

  • Gynecological Oncology
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Cancer Counseling
  • Chemotherapy
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • da Vinci® Robotic Surgery
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedure
  • Gynecological Oncology Surgery
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Myomectomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Lymph Node Dissection for Endometrial Cancer (Uterine Cancer)
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
  • Radical Cydoreductive Surgery for Ovarian Cancer
  • Radical Hysterectomies for Cervical Cancer
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Surgery, Robotic Assisted
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vulvectomy
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Endometrial Cancer
  • Endometriosis
  • Fallopian Tube Cancer
  • Hemorrhoids
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Mastodynia
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Yeast Infections

Background Check for Dr. Tangir

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Florida.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

2 Board Actions

  • Leaving a foreign body in a patient  (8/16/2011)
  • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
  • Summary: Dr. Jacob Tangir; License # ME90853; Case # 2009-02694

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician previously on 06-11-2010 entered into a Settlement Agreement with the Florida Board of Medicine.

    Action Taken-Obligations Satisfied

  • State: Florida
  • Leaving a foreign body in a patient  (6/11/2010)
  • Action Taken: Education
  • Summary: Dr. Jacob Tangir; License # ME90853; Case # 2009-02694

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician on 01-05-2009 placed a lymp node specimen package in a patient during a robotic radical hysterectomy, bilateral oophorectomy, and bilateral pelvic lymphadenectomy and failed to remove the lymp node specimen package from the patient. The lymph node specimen on 01-06-2009 was successfully removed during laparoscopic surgery.

    Action Taken-Final Order-Settlement Agreement

    1. The physician has been issued a letter of concern from the Florida Board of Medicine.
    2. The physician shall pay a fine in the amount of $2,000.00 within thirty days.
    3. The physician shall pay costs in the amount of $1,734.88 within thirty days.
    4. The physician shall perform fifty hours of community service within one year.
    5. The physician shall complete five hours of continuing medical education in risk management within one year.
    6. The physician during the next six months shall present a one hour lecture/seminar on retained foreign body to medical staff at an approved medical facility.
    7. The physician shall appear before the Board upon request.
  • State: Florida

Education & Training

Medical School

Universidad Central De Venezuela--Jose Maria Vargas, Escuela De Medicina Jose Maria Vargas
Graduated in 1992

Internship Hospital

Hospital Of St Raphael
Complete in 1997

Residency Hospital

Yale New Haven Hosp
Complete in 2001

Fellowship Hospital

Yale University School Of Medicine
Complete in 2004

Other Education

Harvard Medical School
Complete in 1996

Languages Spoken by Dr. Tangir & Staff

  • English
  • French
  • Hebrew
  • Spanish

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