Dr. Stephen Tahta, MD

Dr. Stephen Tahta, MD

Thoracic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
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Dr. Stephen Tahta, MD is a thoracic surgery specialist in Missoula, MT. He specializes in thoracic surgery.

2827 Fort Missoula Rd Bldg 3

Missoula, MT 59804

Contact Information

(406) 728-4100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

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

Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
normal
more than 80% of peers
Lung Surgery
normal
more than 71% of peers
Port Placements or Replacements
normal
more than 65% of peers

Dr. Tahta's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Thoracic Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tahta does not have any board certifications listed.

31  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Cancer
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Empyema
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Thrombosis
  • Thymomas
  • Vascular Disease

23  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Montana.

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

Education data for Dr. Tahta is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tahta has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tahta has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tahta's Reviews

3.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tahta to family and friends
14 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Tahta's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Tahta did a Mitral Valve replacement in 2011. I already had a porcine (pig) valve from 2004. The intent was to use a mechanical valve. There was too much scar tissue so he had to do another porcine. I was on the table for 10-1/2 hours. When I woke, my right arm was asleep. It was still asleep the...more
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