Dr. Oscar Taunton Sr, MD

Dr. Oscar Taunton Sr, MD

Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism  |  
Male  |  
Age 80
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Oscar Taunton Sr, MD is an endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism doctor who practices in Birmingham, AL. He is 80 years old and has been practicing for 53 years.

860 Montclair Rd Ste 550

Birmingham, AL 35213

Contact Information

(205) 599-3000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California

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Vitamin D Deficiency
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more than 55% of peers
Diabetes Type 2
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more than 51% of peers
Lipid Disorders
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more than 43% of peers

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Specialties

  • Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
  • Endocrinology & Metabolism
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Board Certifications

  • Diabetes, Metabolism & Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
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Conditions Treated

  • Adrenal Gland Diseases
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bone Disorders
  • Diabetes Type 1
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diabetes With Renal Manifestations
  • Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • 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

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taunton Sr accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Dental Blue 100/200/300

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Hospitals where Dr. Taunton Sr has admitting privileges

Grandview Medical Center
3690 Grandview Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35243
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