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Dr. Robert Tahara, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 51

Dr. Tahara

Dr. Robert Tahara, MD is a general surgery specialist in Bradford, PA and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine in 1993 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.


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(814) 368-8490

Dr. Tahara accepts the following insurance:

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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Dr. Tahara's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Varicose Veins
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahara treats Varicose Veins more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tahara treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahara treats Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Tahara treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Autoimmune Atherosclerosis
  • Buerger's Disease
  • Carotid Atherosclerosis
  • Coronary Artery Calcification
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 1
  • Coronary Artery Disease, Autosomal Dominant 2
  • Coronary Atherosclerosis
  • Raynaud's Disease
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
Thrombosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tahara treats Thrombosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Tahara treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Arterial Thrombosis
  • Budd-Chiari Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Effort Vein Thrombosis
  • Intracranial Venous Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Portal Vein Thrombosis
  • Renal Vein Thrombosis
  • Thromboembolism
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Thrombosis

Dr. Tahara's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Acute Venous Embolism Thrombosis
  • Aneurysm
  • Angioplasty With Stent Placement
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Aortic Repair, Open or Repair of Arterial Aneurysm, Open
  • Arteriovenous Fistula Repair
  • Arteriovenous Shunt Creation
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Atherosclerosis of Aorta
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Carotid Surgery
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Dialysis Access Procedures
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Embolectomy, Thrombectomy, or Vessel Exploration
  • Endovascular Repair of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Endovascular Repair of Aorta
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hemodialysis and IV Access Surgery
  • Intermittent Claudication
  • Leg Venous Ulcer
  • Lung Surgery
  • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Bypass
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Hypertension
  • Revision of Arteriovenous Shunt for Renal Dialysis
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Thromboendarterectomy or Excision of Infected Graft
  • Thrombophlebitis
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Vein Procedure
  • Varicose Vein Surgery
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Duplex Ultrasonography and Plethysmography
  • Vascular Procedure
  • Vascular Surgical Procedure
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vein Diseases
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

About Me

Care Philosophy

*We provide the highest quality cutting edge technology and techniques in vascular/endovascular surgery and venous/endovenous surgery. Our philosophy is that great care can be obtained in our local community without having to travel hours. *Regional leader for vein care and the VNUS Closure procedure

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Education

2002
University Of Nebraska Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1994
Us Naval Hospital Jacksonville
Internship Hospital
1993
University At Buffalo State University Of New York School Of Medicine
Medical School
2002
1994
1993

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • America's Best Surgeons, 2008,2009,

Dr. Tahara's Reviews

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Dr. Tahara takes the time to listen to his patients, runs needed testing and goes over those tests and tells you what he thinks would be your best treatment. He knows who you are when he comes into the room. Having been to other locations before, I was very happy with what he proposed for my...Read More
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Very Impressed. He was thorough in his initial examination and follow-up ultrasound of my veins. Also willing to explain in detail his findings and answer all the questions I had.
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