Dr. Michael Tarantino, MD

Dr. Michael Tarantino, MD

Hematology  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Michael Tarantino, MD is a hematology specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Wisconsin Medical School in 1987 and specializes in hematology and pediatric hematology & oncology.

9128 N Lindbergh Dr

Peoria, IL 61615

Contact Information

(309) 692-5337

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Missouri
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
very high
more than 97% of peers
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Tarantino's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Hematology
  • Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

35  Conditions Treated

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

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.

Education

  • University Of Wisconsin Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1987
  • University Ariz Affil Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • University Ariz Affil Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • University Wisc Chldns Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tarantino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tarantino's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tarantino to family and friends
10 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (6)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Tarantino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Tarantino was one of the most arrogant and condescending physicians I have ever encountered. He has horrible bedside manner and seems to only care about his financial gain. I would not recommend anyone to him for care.
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Our experience with Dr. Tarantino was less than optimal. It was difficult to reach him in an emergency. Dr. Tarantino failed to perform annual factor levels to confirm effectiveness of replacement therapy. We found Dr. Tarantino's bedside manner stiff and contrived. Additionally, we felt that Dr....more
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