Dr. Karl Taira, MD

Dr. Karl Taira, MD


Family Medicine | Male | 59 years old

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Dr. Taira specializes in Family Medicine and practices in Florissant, MO. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Taira's Performance
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  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (2)
Michigan City, IN |
I had a new patient appointment that he rushed through. I have what he calls "life threatening" conditions and take several medications. I also suffer from migraines and he told me that handle that there and if I get another one to go to the ER. Really?? No bedside manners whatsoever. I also cannot swallow when I eat and he didn't even address. So many other issues to address but not in a review. He seems to be low man on the totem pole.
Florissant, MO |
Dr Taira knows his stuff, however his manner and delivery needs work. He seems to be distracted, and seems rushed at every visit. Very stoic, with a feeling of forced interaction/emotion. In a nutshell, good physician, but his clinician skills are lacking.
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Dr. Taira's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Family Medicine
  •  Board certified in Family Practice
  •  Malpractice claims in Missouri not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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  • Family Practice

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  • Medical School
    Southern Il Univ Sch Of Med

    Graduated in 2005

Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Family Medicine

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