High quality colonoscopy: Dr. Taunk provides some of the highest quality colonoscopies in the Tampa Bay area. The quality of your colonoscopy is determined by how often your gastroenterologist finds an adenoma (pre-cancerous polyp) and is measured by a statistic known as adenoma detection rate (ADR). The higher the ADR, the more often your gastroenterologist finds pre-cancerous polyps and prevents colon cancer. The national average for ADR among all gastroenterologists is 25%. Dr. Taunk has an ADR of 56%, which is considered one of the best ADRs in the Tampa Bay area. This means, that Dr. Taunk is among the top gastroenterologists in preventing colon cancer and you can rest assured that you will be receiving a high quality colonoscopy.
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Dr. Taunk's Care Philosophy
Dr. Taunk has been rated one of the best Gastroenterologists in the area by Vitals. Selected as America's Top Gastroenterologist by Consumer's Research Council of America. Rated as Top Gastroenterologist in Palm Harbor by the IAHCP. Awarded Doctor of the Year 2012 by the Clearwater, FL, Free Clinic. 5 Star Outstanding G.I. Doc by Vitals 2016. Patient's Choice Award by MDx Medical, Inc. 2010. Compassionate Doctor Award by Vitals 2009.
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Overall Patient Satisfaction
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taunk to family and friends is 4.4 out of 5