Dr. Ricardo Taboada, MD

Dr. Ricardo Taboada, MD

Anesthesiology  |  
Male  |  
Age 39
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Ricardo Taboada, MD is an anesthesiology specialist in West Hartford, CT and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from Central University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in anesthesiology and pain medicine anesthesiology.

65 Memorial Rd Ste 435

West Hartford, CT 06107

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Connecticare
  • EmblemHealth
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Dr. Taboada's Experience

Dr. Taboada's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Anesthesiology
  • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

Conditions Treated



  • Botox® for Chronic Migraine
  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Pain Management
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • University of Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Central University of The Caribbean / School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Baystate Med Ctr/Tufts U Sch Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taboada has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taboada's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taboada to family and friends
based on 18 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

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Dr. Taboada's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Rude, disrespectful, incompassionate, and failure to the Hippocratic Oath. Discharging patients who leave reviews that he doesn't approve of? disgrace.
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Can't say I have ever been to a doctor like this!!!No I would not recommend him either and I am not a druggy!! This was the worst experience I have ever had so no I won't be back. Just came back from pain treatment today and the Dr had no problem with my injection....
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Dr. Toboada is up to date on all the cutting edge procedures. Over the past 2 years he's been professional and understanding. He's helped me get rid of my back pain and now I look forward to getting up every day.
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Outstanding doctor! His caring, kindness, understanding, and knowledge have increased the quality of my life tremendously. Thank you, Dr. Taboada!
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I had different experiences with Pain Management doctors over 10 years or so. Among all of them, from the most prestigious institutions of Houston and Boston, Dr. Taboada is the best. My experience with him, treating my lower back problem, as well as with my cervical problem more recently, it's...more
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