Dr. Tara Allmen, MD

Dr. Tara Allmen, MD

Gynecology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 53
Dr. Tara Allmen, MD is a gynecology specialist in New York, NY and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in 1990 and specializes in gynecology and women's health medicine.Read her story

134 E 73rd St

New York, NY 10021

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Dr. Allmen's Experience

Dr. Allmen's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Gynecology
  • Board certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Allmen's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Allmen "Tara Allmen, MD is one of America's leading experts in midlife women's health and author of Menopause Confidential: A Doctor Reveals The Secrets To Thriving Through Midlife. She is a Board Certified Gynecologist and Nationally Certified Menopause Practitioner (NCMP). Dr. Allmen has educated thousands of medical professionals around the country in perimenopausal and menopausal medicine. She has also been featured on television, both in the United States and internationally. Inspired to reach millions of women over the age of 40 with accurate scientific information, Dr. Allmen created an extensive video library, available on her website, as well as the DVD "Menopause in an Hour." A graduate of New York's prestigious Stuyvesant High School, Dr. Allmen earned her bachelor's degree from Johns Hopkins University and her medical degree from theState University of New York at Stony Brook. She completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of California, San Francisco. In 1999, Dr. Allmen joined the Center for Menopause, Hormonal Disorders and Women's Health, New York City, focusing her practice on perimenopause and menopause. As President and CEO of the Allmen Foundation, Dr. Allmen supports non-profit organizations working in the areas of women's health, childhood education and animal welfare. The North American Menopause Society, the leading non-profit organization dedicated to midlife women's health, refers to Dr. Allmen as a "Visionary" contributor. Dr. Allmen lives in New York City with her handsome husband, two adorable children, and a small dog named Sadie."


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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Allmen "I have been devoted to the care of women over 40 for the last 15 years. Once women have completed child bearing, it is time to graduate from the obstetrician's office and find a gynecologist with and expertise in perimenopause and menopause! Do not be confused and afraid any longer about this next life journey. www.drallmen.com"

2  Specialties

  • Gynecology
  • Women's Health Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

23  Conditions Treated

4  Procedures

  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1991
  • UCSF Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Allmen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Allmen's Reviews

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75 total reviews (32 have comments)

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Dr. Allmen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes
Dr. Allmen Says:

I would like to thank all the women who took the time to write a review. I am honored to be your physician.


Patient Comments (32)

I found out about Dr. Allmen by reading her book. I decided I wanted to become a patient for I knew that her approach and humor in regard to all things menopause was just what I needed. She is smart, and compassionate and did I mention funny. I have never experienced the service I have received by...more
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Dr. Allmen has simply been Godsend in this sea of mismanaged healthcare system. I have not seen a doctor that gives so much importance to the "patient" rather than blindly following the system. She focuses on addressing the medical issues and has helped my Mom revive from a severe episode of anemia...more
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Dr Allmen is very knowledgeable, and listens to all your concerns. She has an excellent bedside manner and knew immediately what I needed. I walked in suffering from severe menopausal symptoms, walked out with a patch and 3 months later, I’m back to normal.
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Dr Allmen is the best. She is very real, compassionate and knowledgeable about women's health and truly understands how to navigate the different phases women experience throughout life. I trust her and highly recommend her to anyone. I also suggest her book, Menopause Confidential which is the...more
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Dr. Allmen is amazing! I had an issue and she returned the emails and phone calls so many times. She was reassuring and followed up to make sure that I got into another doctor due to insurance reasons. She remained involved and helpful. THE BEST!!
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