Dr. Paul Tapia, MD

Dr. Paul Tapia, MD

Bariatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 54
Dr. Paul Tapia, MD is a bariatric medicine specialist in Wentzville, MO and has been practicing for 22 years. He graduated from Creighton University in 1992 and specializes in bariatric medicine and gynecology.

600 Medical Dr Ste 216

Wentzville, MO 63385

Contact Information

(636) 333-1614

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • 7 More

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Dr. Tapia's Experience

Dr. Tapia's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Bariatric Medicine
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tapia "I describe myself as a caring physician and a perfectionist. I know that patients have a lot of choices and therefore appreciate when a new patient places her trust in me. Patients have commented that two of my best attributes are my ability to communicate and to listen. I describe medical conditions and situations in terms that patients can understand. I believe in conducting all business and clinical activities with the highest level of honesty, integrity, and professionalism."

2  Specialties

  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

5  Conditions Treated

5  Procedures

  • Birth Control
  • Gynecological Examination
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Weight Loss Management

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.

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.


  • Creighton University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1988
  • Creighton University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Truman Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1993
  • University Mo Kc Truman Med Ctr/st Lukes
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1996

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tapia has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tapia's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tapia to family and friends
15 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Tapia's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Today Dr.Tapia was honest with me. He cares for his patients and is there to help us with our issues. He pulls no punches.His moral support is genuine. He tells the truth even if we don't want to hear it. I wish I could afford the bariatric surgery,however I can't, wrong insurance. Working to get...more
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Dr Tapia has been treating my son for obesity. He is patient with us, really talks to him, and gives him great advice with an easy to implement plan. We are focused on helping my son maintain his weight until he hits is growth spike in the next few years. Great advice is provided and doesn't...more
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