Dr. Tara Martinez, DO

Dr. Tara Martinez, DO

Colon & Rectal Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 40
Dr. Tara Martinez, DO is a colon & rectal surgery specialist in Smithtown, NY. She specializes in colon & rectal surgery and general surgery.

329 E Main St Ste 2

Smithtown, NY 11787

Contact Information

(631) 257-5533

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MagnaCare
  • Medicare

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Anal or Rectal Pain
very high
more than 96% of peers
Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
very high
more than 90% of peers
more than 87% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Martinez does not have any board certifications listed.

30  Conditions Treated

26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anoscopy With Removal of Anal Tumor
  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Colon and Rectal Surgery
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • da Vinci® Colectomy
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision of Rectal Tumor
  • Fistulectomy or Fistulotomy, Anal
  • Flexible Sigmoidoscopy With Robotic Assistance
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hernia Repair
  • Incisional Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Laparoscopic Colectomy
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Open Incisional and-or Ventral Hernia Repair
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Removal or Destruction of Rectal or Intestinal Tumor (incl. Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, Sigmoidoscopy and Control of Hemorrhage)
  • Sphincterotomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Tara Martinez, DO
I wrote a review in February about a situation I had with the DR's office, NOT the DR. The DR rectified the situation and I've been trying to update my experience to a positive one. Heathgrades is a bogus company as they have not responded to 4 of my inquiries to remove my February posting. Feel...Read More
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Jun 01, 2018
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Had a gallbladder removal done by Dr Tara Martinez, from my first consult with her I felt comfortable with her, has a reassuring way about her, very down to earth. Very good bedside manner. Very knowledgeable about a range of different issues.
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Thomas. Wellcome in Centereach NY – May 25, 2018
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I saw Dr. Martinez on her Telecare interview and decided she would be the person I would trust with an otherwise embarrassing situation. Her staff is very pleasant, and Dr. Martinez is very knowledgeable, she explained everything in detail. I immediately felt at ease asking every possible question...Read More
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Mar 18, 2018
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The doctor's patience, and her caring attitude, were the tops!
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St. James – Mar 05, 2018
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If I could have Dr. Martinez as my primary care doctor, I would in a heartbeat. The level of professionalism from her and her staff is unbelievable. Her medical knowledge, outstanding. Her bedside manner, amazing. I won't go into my diagnosis, because that is personal, but now my husband is...Read More
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RONKONKOMA – Nov 29, 2016
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