Dr. Vaghenag Tarpinian, MD

Dr. Vaghenag Tarpinian, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Vaghenag Tarpinian, MD is a family medicine specialist in Wind Gap, PA and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Med Inst Yerevan in 1974 and specializes in family medicine.

951 Male Rd

Wind Gap, PA 18091

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 2 More

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Tarpinian

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Dr. Tarpinian's Experience

Dr. Tarpinian'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
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tarpinian does not have any board certifications listed.

162  Conditions Treated


Read Less

19  Procedures

  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hepatitis A Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.


  • Med Inst Yerevan
    Medical School | Graduated 1974
  • Overlook Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Warren Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tarpinian has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tarpinian has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Tarpinian does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Tarpinian and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Tarpinian's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tarpinian to family and friends
14 total reviews (6 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tarpinian's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (6)

He is an awful doctor. He writes out prescriptions for anxiety and pain drugs without the knowledge of the horrible side affects and what these drugs can do to people that have ruined so many lives including mine. He also gives no instructions on how to use them!!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Dr Tarpinian had just moved in as my new doctor and I was nervous as he wouldn't take care of me like my last doctor. He did a great job and helped me through my diagnosis and made it easy to make appointments and didn't waste my time. Highly suggest!
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I was waiting in the examine room for over 45 minutes to see the doctor. During that time, I can hear him laughing with the staff and other patients in the exam rooms next to mine. Once he finally steps in to see me, he doesn't even introduce himself. He talks to me for 2 minutes and seems to...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I have been his patient for 14 years and follow him in whatever office location. He is always available and quickly responses to your medical needs. Tell him your condition, he will make sure the problem is corrected via test and/or referral to the appropriate practitioner if needed.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Hi, we'll I had him in East Stroudsburg, Pa. Yes, he was way younger, then. My whole family went to him. My son who was 4 at the time diagnosed him having a heart murmur. His own Pediatrician never found it. He need up with having a while in his heart. Thanks to him he caught it. Plus I think he...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Are you Dr. Tarpinian?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!