Dr. Taura Long, MD

Dr. Taura Long, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Taura Long, MD is a family medicine specialist in Hermitage, TN. She graduated from Univ. of Cincinnati Med. Ctr. and specializes in family medicine, adult medicine, and more.Read her story

4777 Andrew Jackson Pkwy Ste 102

Hermitage, TN 37076

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American General
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
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Dr. Long's Experience

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

Dr. Long's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Long "Dr. Long is your Primary Care Physician in Hermitage, TN! February 2016 she joined a NEW PRACTICE in a NEW LOCATION! Dr. Long is Board Certified in Family Medicine and welcomes patients of all ages from the newborn to the geriatric population. She was raised in Memphis, TN and currently resides in Nashville, TN. Following her undergraduate studies at Xavier University of LA, she attended Southern Illinois University where she received a post-baccalaureate certificate. Dr. Long then went on to receive her Medical Degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine prior to going back to her home state of Tennessee to complete her Family Medicine Residency at the University of TN Health Science Center in Jackson, TN. Outside of work and family, her interests include community service, writing, reading, painting and travel. It was her first mission trip to Tanzania in East Africa as a medical student that solidified Dr. Long's choice to practice medicine as a Family Medicine Doctor. She enjoyed the complexity of the patients along with being able to care for the entire family. Dr. Long also developed the Girl Power Program which focused on educating teenage girls (13-17) on social skills as well as health skills; she looks forward to restarting that program again in Hermitage. Even further, prior to joining St. Thomas Dr. Long worked in rural north island New Zealand for 6 months where she worked with the underserved Maori population in Opotiki. Although Dr. Long has many interests, the one thing she loves and is privileged to be able to do is be your Family Doctor! It is a joy for her to wake up and provide medical care to her patients. "
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Long "Dr. Long is your Primary Care Physician in Hermitage, TN!  February 2016 she joined a NEW PRACTICE in a NEW LOCATION!  Dr. Long is Board Certified in Family Medicine and welcomes patients of all ages from the newborn to the geriatric population.  She was raised in Memphis, TN and currently resides in Nashville, TN.

She practices medicine with an up-to-date perspective in all aspects of Family Medicine, including Gynecology, Pediatrics and Emergency Care. Dr. Long strives to treat all her patients with the upmost respect and assists her patients in all aspects of their lives.  Through attentively listening to her patients, she considers the whole person and their lifestyle when creating patients' health plans.

It is not infrequent that Dr. Long will incorporate natural and supportive measures to aid her patients in their healing process along with combining other evidence based treatments. Dr. Long's goal for all of her patients is overall health, happiness, and good quality of life."

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3  Specialties

  • Family Medicine
  • Adult Medicine
  • Women's Health Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

217  Conditions Treated

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33  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Biopsy
  • Breast Exam
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Immunization
  • Joint Injection
  • Mole Removal
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pelvic Exams
  • Physical Examination
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Urinalysis
  • Vaccination
  • Wart Removal
  • Well Baby Care
  • Wellness Examination
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Xavier University of Louisiana
    Undergraduate School | Graduated
  • Univ. of Cincinnati Med. Ctr.
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Tennessee Family Medicine Jackson
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of Tennessee Family Medicine Jackson
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Long has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Long's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Long

3.8

Based on 31 reviews

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I am really glad I switched my primary care to Dr. Long. She was very thorough. She had a great bedside manner. She even offered suggestions of medications I could take for problems that I did not go to see her for! I am trying to send all my family and friends to her. Robin was so warm and...Read More
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Not only is Dr. Long a phenomenal doctor, she truly cares for her patients. She and her staff go above and beyond and treated me as an individual not just a source of income. She has been an absolute light at the end of my tunnel and I can’t say enough amazing things about her!!
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I have been going to Dr. Long for more than a year now. She is knowledgeable and caring.
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Dr. Long makes your office visit so pleasant, even if you are not feeling good. She is attentive and caring about my overall health and very resourceful for things that do not fall under her expertise. She follows up with me after tests to give me the results. My son and husband are her patients as...Read More
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She's really takes her time with you. My whole family goes to Dr.Long.
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