Dr. Tara Huston, MD

Dr. Tara Huston, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 43
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Dr. Tara Huston, MD is a general surgery specialist in East Setauket, NY and has been practicing for 10 years. She graduated from Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in general surgery, plastic surgery, and more.

24 Research Way Ste 100

East Setauket, NY 11733

Contact Information

(631) 444-4666

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
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Wound Repair
very high
more than 93% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
high
more than 87% of peers
Skin Grafts
high
more than 84% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Surgery

2  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Plastic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Plastic Surgery*

7  Conditions Treated

  • Benign Tumor
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Hypoplasia
  • Breast Ptosis
  • Cancer
  • Capsular Contracture of Breast Implant
  • Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)

21  Procedures

  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Blepharoplasty
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Breast Lift Surgery
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Reduction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Eyelid Surgery
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Lip, Excision or Resection
  • Liposuction
  • Nipple Reconstruction
  • Repair of Brow Ptosis and Blepharoptosis
  • Skin and Tissue Reduction
  • Skin Excision for Hidradenitis
  • Skin Grafts
  • Wound Repair

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.

Education

  • Stony Brook Univ Health Sciences Center School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Huston's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Huston

4.6

Based on 29 reviews

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Dr Huston removed a melanoma lesion on my leg. She showed care and knowledge in communicating all aspects of my pathology report to me. She turned a serious and scary situation into a routine experience by skillfully completing my surgery and I am quickly on the road to recovery.
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Dave M in NY – Aug 17, 2018
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I'm in my early 40's and just last month I underwent a hysterectomy, several urological procedures including a bladder lift (w/mesh implant)... AND a tummy tuck ... ALL the same day! I was anxious anticipating what would be a 6+ hour surgery and afraid of all the risks that come along with...Read More
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NY – Aug 16, 2018
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I can’t say enough about how wonderful Dr Huston and her staff is, including her PA Britney! These terrific health care professionals took care of my young daughter and performed her breast reduction. from the moment we met them, we knew she was in good hands. They are caring and took the time to...Read More
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Stacy Entin in NY – Aug 16, 2018
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I met with a total of three doctors for consultation for my surgery, and it was easy to choose Dr. Huston because of her experience, her expertise and the knowledgeable way she was able to discuss the surgery and respond to my questions. My instinct was right on: the surgery went very smoothly and...Read More
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patientdee – Aug 10, 2018
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Dr. Huston is a skilled Plastic Surgeon. She was highly recommended by Staff at Sloan-Kettering Dermatology Dept for Closures and Plastic Surgery Procedures. She and her staff are reassuring and compassionate. Several Procedures done on me have had positive outcomes and reflect her knowledge and...Read More
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John C Thomas in Holtsville, NY – Aug 09, 2018
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