Dr. Sharief Taraman, MD

Dr. Sharief Taraman, MD

Pediatric Neurology  |  
Male  |  
Age 38
(10)
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Dr. Sharief Taraman, MD is a pediatric neurology specialist in Orange, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Wayne State University in 2006 and specializes in pediatric neurology and clinical informatics.

505 S Main St Ste 350

Orange, CA 92868

Contact Information

(714) 509-7601

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • CareSource
  • CHAMPVA
  • 25 More

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Top Care Areas

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See how frequently Dr. Taraman performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Disorders
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more than 33% of peers
Epilepsy
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more than 13% of peers
Post-Concussion Syndrome
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more than 8% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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Specialties

  • Pediatric Neurology
  • Clinical Informatics
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Board Certifications

  • Clinical Informatics
    Accredited by: American Board of Preventive Medicine*
  • Neurology with Special Qualification in Child Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Febrile Convulsion
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myoclonus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Disorders
  • Sports-Related Concussion
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Tic Disorders
  • Torticollis
  • Tourette's Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.

Education

  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • Wayne State University
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • Children's Hospital Of Michigan/Wayne State University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Children's Hospital Of Michigan/Wayne State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taraman has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taraman's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taraman to family and friends
4.6
based on 10 total reviews (2 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
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  • 3
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  • 2
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  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Taraman's Performance

Trustworthiness
EXCELLENT
Explains condition(s) well
EXCELLENT
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
EXCELLENT
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Seal Beach, CA
I would definitely recommend him to everyone!!! My son went to a different neurologist and she never knew what caused his problem. Dr. Taraman looked at him for 5 minutes and pined pointed what was wrong and how to help him. I wish we had seen him earlier. He is unbelievable. We had some...more
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in Dana Point CA
We have been seeing Dr. Taraman for a few years now after having gone through 2 other neurologists. He took the time to look at ALL of her records, procedures and history before we even saw him so he knew exactly what was going on which is hard to come by in doctors these days. He even did his own...more
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