Dr. Pushpak Taunk, MD

Dr. Pushpak Taunk, MD

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Dr. Pushpak Taunk, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 4 years. He graduated from Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med in 2008 and specializes in gastroenterology and internal medicine.

13330 Usf Laurel Dr

Tampa, FL 33612

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 96% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 95% of peers
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
very high
more than 92% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

80  Conditions Treated

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17  Procedures

  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Biliary Drainage
  • Capsule Endoscopy
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colonoscopy With Polypectomy
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Endoscopic Common Bile Duct Stone Removal
  • Endoscopic Mucosal Resection
  • Endoscopic Pseudocyst Drainage
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Manometry
  • Pyloromyotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University of Miami
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2004
  • Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2008
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Boston University School of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2014
  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2015

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taunk has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Hindi
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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I love this guy! He takes his time with, and makes sure all your questions are answered. He'll explain it as many times as it takes for you to understand. Will reach out to others for 2nd opinion. But by doing this his appointment times run behind. They let you know on a board whether doctors...Read More
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Kathleen Dolby in Lake Wales Fl – May 30, 2017
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I so enjoyed having Dr Taunk as my dr, in fact I left him too early. I shall return for another visit soon.
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patricia G Hayes in Sarasota, FL – Oct 25, 2016
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Listens and answers patients questions. knowledgeable. Great bedside manners. Glad he is my doctor.
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M. A. Ramirez in Land O Lakes, FL – Oct 19, 2016
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I experienced idiopathic pancreatitis for over 3 years and finally found Dr. Taunk. At my first appointment he took time to listen to me and review my medical records. He suggested an ERCP which was scheduled for a couple weeks later in which he examined the bile duct and surrounding area. He...Read More
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Vickie in Hudson, FL – Jun 24, 2016
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Obviously very knowledgeable. One of the best doctors I've encountered in explaining in plain English the nature of my condition and potential causes. Tests, the reasons for them, and how to results would impact possible courses of treatment is another strong point. I would recommend him without...Read More
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Ed Crawford in Tampa, FL – May 20, 2016
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