Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro, MD

Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro, MD

Dermatology  ·  
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Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro, MD is a dermatologist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from Brown Medical School in 2002 and specializes in dermatology, dermatologic surgery, and more.

1109 W Peachtree St NW

Atlanta, GA 30309

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Golden Rule
  • 8 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Dermatitis
high
more than 91% of peers
Hives
high
more than 90% of peers
Herpes Simplex Infection
high
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Taliaferro'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.

4  Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Dermatologic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

44  Conditions Treated

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13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Laser Office Procedure
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Tag Removal

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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

  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Brown Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taliaferro has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taliaferro's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taliaferro to family and friends
18 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (18)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (4)

Dr. Taliaferro's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I've been searching for a quality dermatologist in Atlanta for a couple of years now. While the city offers many options for skin care services, most are more concerned with the quick buck instead of focusing on patient care. Dr. Taliaferro was recommended by a friend and I decided to give her a...more
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