Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro, MD

Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female
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Dr. Sumayah Taliaferro, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Atlanta, GA. She has been practicing for 15 years. Dr. Taliaferro is affiliated with Piedmont Hospital.

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

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

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Specialties

  • Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Dermatology
  • Cosmetic Medicine
  • Dermatologic Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Benign Tumor
  • Birthmark
  • Cellulitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Detergents
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Folliculitis
  • Fungal Infections
  • Hair Loss
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Hidradenitis
  • Hives
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Impetigo
  • Intertrigo
  • Itchy Skin
  • Jock Itch
  • Keloid Scar
  • Lichen Planus
  • Lipomas
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
  • Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
  • Plantar Wart
  • Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
  • Psoriasis
  • Rash
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea
  • Scars
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Seborrheic Keratosis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Discoloration
  • Skin Infections
  • Telogen Effluvium
  • Tinea Versicolor
  • Varicose Veins
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles

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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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taliaferro to family and friends
3.8
based on 18 total reviews (1 with a comment)
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)
in Atlanta, Ga |
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 try. Much to my surprise, she listened to my problems and did not rush through my visit. I was impressed with the ease of scheduling an appointment and how friendly her staff was too. My problems are bet
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Taliaferro accepts 17 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice HMO
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Coventry Health Care
  • EmblemHealth
    Emblem Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Golden Rule
  • Health Net
    Tricare
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
    Tricare
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedHealthInsurance
  • Planned Administration Inc
  • Principal Life
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
    United Healthcare

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Hospitals where Dr. Taliaferro has admitting privileges

Piedmont Hospital
1968 Peachtree Rd NW
Atlanta, GA 30309
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