WE HELP OUR ADULT & GERIATRIC PATIENTS ACHIEVE
OPTIMUM HEALTH for INDEPENDENT LIVING
Innovative Wellness | Affordable Prescriptions | Medical Testing, Diagnosis & Treatment Options
We are an internal medicine practice that believes real time personal interaction between you and your doctor is a fundamental part of good health care. Our health care providers treat every patient like family. We focus on health care for adults with a special interest in geriatric care. We want to help you preserve your independence as you age, through optimum health care and wellness. We can be the hub to help you navigate the complex medical web and offer an innovative online medical video chat service for our current patients. Our online medical video chat is just one way we are committed to our patients and available when you need us. We will help you make educated medical decisions so you can take positive steps toward a healthy life!
NEW! Online Video Chat Service with Dr. Taggarse! LEARN MORE
MEET AKASH S. TAGGARSE, MD
Internal Medicine & Geriatric Medicine Specialist
Akash S. Taggarse, MD
Dr. Taggarse specializes in internal medicine with postdoctoral training and a special interest in Geriatric care. He believes every patient deserves compassionate, personable health care.
He takes time with patients to listen to their concerns, thoroughly review their symptoms, discuss test results, and treatment options. Dr. Taggarse and his health care team welcome new patients and look forward to providing you the best possible care.
OUR MEDICAL PRACTICE TEAM
Natalija De Retana, MSN, AGNP-BC | Shelly Bross, Office Manager
NEW! Online Video Chat Medical Service for Our Patients!
Discuss your personal medical concerns privately online with Dr. Taggarse
Our video chat system protects patient privacy and offers the convenience of an online video chat, right from your own computer, smartphone or tablet/iPad device!
*Online video chat available only to current Oro Valley Medicine patients.
Facilitated by Doxy.me & is HIPAA compliant to protect patient privacy
PRACTICE INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS
We treat adults with a focus on geriatric health care & wellness
We Welcome New Patients!
Appointments & home visits available by appointment only. Same day appointments are available.
Scope of services provided by Oro Valley Medicine are minor treatments not requiring an in-hospital admission. Basic clinical interventions are provided by nursing staff & physician & include:
Preventive health assessments
Diagnosis & treatment of health symptoms or referral to specialist
Forms, Insurance & Practice Policies
We respect your time & privacy. We want to make your experience as comfortable & convenient as possible. Prior to your first appointment, you may download, print & complete your new patient forms.
We schedule ample time with patients to address your health concerns & do our best to minimize wait times. We do have occasional emergencies so if your appointment is ever delayed by 30 minutes or more, we will give you the option to reschedule.
We accept many insurance plans & major credit cards.
The cost of prescription medications can make necessary treatment unaffordable for many patients, especially seniors on a fixed income. We believe every patient deserves access to affordable medications they need to treat an illness or medical condition. We provide high quality generic medications at affordable prices. For your convenience, these medications may be picked up at our office. Ask us for a complete list of available medications.