Dr. Tara Scott, MD

Dr. Tara Scott, MD

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Dr. Tara Scott, MD is a family medicine specialist in Long Beach, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from West Virginia University in 2009 and specializes in family medicine.Read her story

2110 N Bellflower Blvd

Long Beach, CA 90815

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
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No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Scott's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abdominal Pain
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acute Pharyngitis
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Anemia
Anxiety
Arthritis
Asthma
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Back Pain
Blood Disorders
Bone Disorders
Breast Diseases
Bronchitis
Burn Injuries
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Pain
Chronic Sinusitis
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
Cough
Dehydration
Dementia or Depression Screening
Diabetes Mellitus, Secondary
Diabetes Screening
Diabetes Type 1
Diabetes Type 2
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Diarrhea
Dysphagia
Earwax Buildup
Elbow Injuries
Electrocardiogram (EKG)
Gait Abnormality
Gas-Bloat Syndrome
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastrointestinal Diseases
Headache
Heart Disease
Hives
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypotension
Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
Hypothyroidism
Immunization
Insomnia
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Knee Sprain
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Lipid Disorders
Low Back Pain
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Migraine
Nausea
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Otitis Media
Painful Urination (Dysuria)
Pericardial Disease
Perimenopause
Pharyngitis
Polyneuropathy
Postnasal Drip
Pregnancy Test
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Function Test
Rash
Ringworm
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Second-Degree Burns
Shortness of Breath
Shoulder Disorders
Sinusitis
Skin Infections
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Stomach Diseases
Strep Throat
Symptomatic Menopause
Testicular Dysfunction
Thrombosis
Thyroid Disease
Tinnitus
Tobacco Use Disorder
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vitamin D Deficiency
Wellness Examination

About Me

Biography

"I grew up in Charleston, West Virginia, and love that area. However, after having such a great experience during my internship and residency in Long Beach, I could not imagine being in practice anywhere but here. I love sports. Being a family medici...

Specialties

  • Family Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

2012
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center-Family Medicine Residency Program
Residency Hospital
2012
Long Beach Memorial Medical Center
Internship Hospital
2009
West Virginia University
Medical School
2012
2012
2009

Awards

Dr. Scott's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scott

4.6

Based on 35 reviews

5 Stars
88.57142857142857%
(31)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
2.857142857142857%
(1)
2 Stars
2.857142857142857%
(1)
1 Star
5.714285714285714%
(2)

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Great family doctor - I appreciate her medical experience and knowledge.
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Dr. Scott always takes the time to address all my concerns and she listens to me and truly cares. If I send an email through the My Chart she replies very quickly. If I need a prescription refill she sends it right away. I’ve never had a better doctor!
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Dr. Scott is always attentive. She recommends and advises on what’s medically necessary and not what the patient wants. She’s extremely skilled in her perfessiion.
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Dr. Scott is amazing! She is very thorough even when she's extremely busy.... I never feel rushed. I always feel well taken care of when I see her. She makes me feel comfortable and acknowledged. I would definitely recommend her!
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I had Dr. Scott for a few years and really enjoyed all of our communication. The issue I had with her care started once I went to a new Dr. The symptoms I had presented twice to Dr. Scott with a few months inbetween was taken very seriously at my next Dr. The symptoms were standard of Colon...Read More
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Aetna
Anthem Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
Blue Shield of California
Cigna
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Health Net
Humana
MultiPlan
Premera Blue Cross