Dr. Joseph Tarantino, DPM

Dr. Joseph Tarantino, DPM

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Dr. Joseph Tarantino, DPM is a podiatric surgery specialist in Howard Beach, NY. He specializes in podiatric surgery.

9407 156th Ave

Howard Beach, NY 11414

Contact Information

(718) 641-7180

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Fidelis Care
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Tarantino performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Foot Conditions
very high
more than 98% of peers
Plantar Fasciitis
high
more than 83% of peers
Hammer Toe
normal
more than 77% of peers

Dr. Tarantino's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Podiatric Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tarantino does not have any board certifications listed.

14  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Bunion
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Hammer Toe
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Sever's Disease
  • Stress Fracture of Foot

6  Procedures

  • Foot and Ankle Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Closed
  • Foot and Ankle Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Foot and Ankle Ligament and Tendon Repair
  • Fracture Care
  • Nail Avulsion and Excision

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

Education data for Dr. Tarantino is unavailable at this time.

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tarantino has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tarantino has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tarantino's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tarantino to family and friends
8 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
    (4)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (2)

Dr. Tarantino's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I recently had appointment with Dr. Joseph Tarantino in his Howard beach office. Every time i go to Dr. Tarantino office and i am always satisfied with his service. My appointment was at 4:30 pm and they called me inside the office at 4:25 pm and i was like wow...they called me inside the office 5...more
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I have seen Dr. Tarantino on multiple occasions for my foot problems. Dr. Tarantino has always taken care of my problems in a quick and effective fashion. His office staff is courteous and available. I have referred members of my family to Dr. Tarantino and has always taken good care of them.
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Very busy office but very accommodating. His medical assistant was so sweet and great with my little one who saw the doctor. Dr Tarantino was very knowledgeable and kind throughout the visit. His warm demeanor not only calmed my child but my worried self. Would definitely recommend him!
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I was misdiagnosed and given a cortisone shot which made my condition worse...if a podiatrist suspects planters fasciitis the shot should be administered with the aid of ultrasound.. I found this out from a podiatrist who was referred to me by a friend of mine's mother. I went to Dr.Tarantino out...more
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A month after my appointment with Dr. Tarantino I am still contacting him regarding my prescription and a customized foot insole. Needless to say I have not gotten my prescription or any information regarding my customized foot insole. His office doesn't answer any of my phone calls nor do they...more
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