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Nicholas Taraska, MD

Dr. Taraska is a hospital-based doctor in the Saint Louis area. He is affiliated with OSF Healthcare Saint Anthonys Health Center and 3 more hospitals.
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9.0k doctors
Dr. Taraska saw more chronic kidney disease patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Taraska saw more cardiovascular disease (CVD) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Taraska saw more kidney failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Taraska saw more acute renal failure patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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564 doctors
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565 doctors
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Dr. Taraska saw chest congestion patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw more diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Taraska saw more type 2 diabetes patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Taraska saw more heart disease patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw more hyponatremia patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw more congestive heart failure (CHF) patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw more heart failure patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw deep vein thrombosis (DVT) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw cirrhosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw atrial fibrillation (Afib) patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw thrombosis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw C. diff colitis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw blood cancer patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw hemorrhage patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw pneumonia patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw sepsis patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
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Dr. Taraska saw malnutrition patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.
Locations

Dr. Taraska sees patients and can be reached at the following location.

Saint Louis Urological Surgeons
11155 Dunn Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63136
914 miles away

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Credentials
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 2002

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Hospitalist
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Nephrology

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Taraska is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • OSF Healthcare Saint Anthonys Health Center
    B
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Alton Memorial Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Christian Hospital - Northeast Division
    D
    Hospital safety grade (Spring 2019)
  • Jersey Community Hospital
    Hospital safety grade not available

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arise Health Plan
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Evergreen Health Cooperative
  • Fallon Health
  • FirstCarolinaCare
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • GlobalHealth
  • Group Health Cooperative
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • Health New England
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Hometown Health
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • MagnaCare
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • MultiPlan
  • Network Health Plan
  • Optima Health
  • Pomco
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • Scott and White Health Plan
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • SummaCare
  • TRICARE
  • Trilogy Health Insurance
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • WPS Health Insurance
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield