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Dr. Oscar Taunton Sr, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism ·  Male · Age 81

Dr. Taunton Sr

Internal Medicine

701 Princeton Ave SW Birmingham, AL 35211

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Dr. Oscar Taunton Sr, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1964 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.


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Dr. Taunton Sr's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Diabetes Type 2
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Dr. Taunton Sr treats Diabetes Type 2 more than 63% of his peers

Dr. Taunton Sr treats this condition more than 63% of his peers

Lipid Disorders
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taunton Sr treats Lipid Disorders more than 47% of his peers

Dr. Taunton Sr treats this condition more than 47% of his peers

Hyperlipidemia
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taunton Sr treats Hyperlipidemia more than 46% of his peers

Dr. Taunton Sr treats this condition more than 46% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Familial Combined Hyperlipidemia
  • Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to Arg3500 Mutation of Apo B-100
  • Hypercholesterolemia Due to LDL Receptor Deficiency
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Dominant
  • Hypercholesterolemia, Autosomal Recessive

Dr. Taunton Sr's conditions and procedures:

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Goiter
  • Hyperkalemia
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypokalemia
  • Hyposmolality and Hyponatremia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Kidney Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Overweight
  • Retina Diseases
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Testicular Dysfunction
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Thyroiditis
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

About Me

Biography

Dr. Oscar Taunton Sr, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 51 years. He graduated from University Of Alabama At Birmingham in 1964 and specializes in endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism.

Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism

Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1969
Massachusetts General Hospital
Residency Hospital
1968
National Institute Of Health
Fellowship Hospital
1965
Massachusetts General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1964
University Of Alabama At Birmingham
Medical School
1969
1968
1965
1964

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