Dr. Wakkas Tayara MD Cardiologist

Dr. Wakkas Tayara is a cardiologist in Gulfport, Mississippi. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Biloxi Regional Medical Center and Garden Park Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Sind Medical College and has been in practice for 28 years. Dr. Tayara accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 9 doctors at Biloxi Regional Medical Center and one of 15 at Garden Park Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

Are you Dr. Wakkas Tayara? Claim your profile to make edits or add details. Edit Profile

Office Location

See Contact Information

Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: Heart Failure & Transplantation, Interventional

Education & Medical Training

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine - Tulsa
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1992 - 1996

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1996 - 1999

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Fellowship, Interventional Cardiology, 2000 - 2001

Sind Medical College
Class of 1986

Publications & Presentations

Improved survival after acute myocardial infarction complicated by cardiogenic shock with circulatory support and transplantation: comparing aggressive intervention with conservative treatment.
Tayara, W., Starling, R. C., Yamani, M. H., Wazni, O., Jubran, F., Smedira, N.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
Find More Doctors
Doctor Finder

Our Doctor Finder includes most U.S. physicians. Doctors are not ranked, learn more.

Browse Doctors by



Search all Doctors

Profiles by Doximity

Your Message Has Been Submitted

As part of our research on the correction you submitted, you may be contacted at the email address provided.

Sorry, Your Message Could Not Be Submitted

Please try again later, or E-mail your message to doctors@usnews.com and include the Web address (URL) of the page that contains incorrect information.