Helen S. Tatunay, M.D. Kadlec Employed Provider

Pediatrician
Languages: English, Tagalog, Spanish
Specialties:
Professional Statement
Dr. Tatunay grew up and went to college, including medical school, in the Philippines. She came to the United States in 1998 and since that time has continued to grow her knowledge of pediatric care including further education in many subspecialty areas including psychiatry, neurology, cardiology, hematology, oncology, allergy and immunology, endocrinology and intensive care. She enjoys general pediatrics including managing complex care issues children under the age of 18.
Education
Institution
Type
Field of Study
Virgen Milagrosa Education Instituation University
Medical School
King Drew Medical Center
Residency
Pediatric
Clinical Interests
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Abnormal Weight Loss
  • Abrasion
  • Acne
  • Allergic Contact Dermatitis
  • Allergic Urticaria
  • Anal Itching
  • Anemia
  • Angioma
  • Ankle Injury
  • Ankle Sports Injury
  • Anxiety
  • Arm Injury
  • Arm Pain
  • Back Muscle Injury
  • Back Pain
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Birth Control Counseling
  • Birthmark
  • Blister
  • Blood In Stool
  • Brain Concussion
  • Breast Discharge
  • Burns
  • Camp Physicals
  • Candidiasis
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Cellulitis Of Buttock
  • Cellulitis Of Neck
  • Cellulitis Of Trunk
  • Childhood Obesity
  • Childhood-Onset Fluency Disorder
  • Chlamydia
  • Chronic Kidney Disease
  • Cold Sore
  • Concussion
  • Concussion Testing
  • Conduct Disorder
  • Conjunctivitis
  • Constipation
  • Cough
  • Cradle Cap
  • Depressed Mood
  • Depression
  • Dermatitis
  • Developmental Assessment
  • Diaper Rash
  • Diarrhea
  • Dry Scalp
  • Dry Skin
  • Ear Infections
  • Eating Disorders
  • Eczema Herpeticum
  • Elbow Pain
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Encopresis
  • Erythema Marginatum
  • Feeding Problems
  • Fever
  • Fever Of Unknown Origin
  • Fever With Chills
  • First Degree Burns
  • Folliculitis
  • Food Allergy
  • Food Intolerances
  • Foot Injury - Sports Related
  • Foot Pain
  • Gastroenteritis
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease In Infancy
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Graves' Disease
  • Growth Failure
  • Hamstring Injury
  • Herpetic Whitlow
  • Hip Pain
  • Hyperbilirubinemia
  • Immunizations
  • Impetigo
  • Infection Of Kidney
  • Influenza
  • Injury Of Muscle
  • Irregular Menstruation
  • Irritability
  • Itching
  • Jaundice
  • Joint Sprain
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Pain
  • Labial Adhesions
  • Lazy Eye
  • Leg Injury
  • Leg Pain
  • Lethargy
  • Lice
  • Ligament Injury
  • Malaise And Fatigue
  • Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus
  • Mmr Vaccine
  • Mood Symptoms
  • Mumps
  • Muscle Cramps
  • Muscle Strain
  • Muscle Tears
  • Mycoplasma
  • Nausea
  • Neck Muscle Injury
  • Neonatal Acne
  • Nevus
  • Newborn Care
  • Newborn Feeding Problems
  • Night Sweats
  • Nightmares
  • Norovirus
  • Nutrition And Supplement Issues
  • Osgood Schlatter Disease
  • Otalgia
  • Overuse Injury
  • Painful Periods
  • Patellofemoral Syndrome
  • Perioral Dermatitis
  • Persistent Vomiting
  • Pertussis
  • Pharyngitis
  • Pityriasis
  • Plantar Wart
  • Pneumonia
  • Poison Ivy
  • Psoriasis
  • Rectal Bleeding
  • Respiratory Syncytial Virus
  • Right Lower Quadrant Pain
  • Running Injury
  • Scab
  • Scaly Skin
  • Scarlet Fever
  • School Anxiety
  • School Physical
  • Seasonal Allergies
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Secondary Enuresis
  • Sensitive Skin
  • Sever's Disease
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Shin Splints
  • Shoulder Injury
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Skin Conditions
  • Skin Tag
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Sleep Terrors
  • Snoring
  • Sore Throat
  • Sports Injury
  • Sports Physical
  • Sprain
  • Staphylococcus
  • Stomach Cramps
  • Stomach Pain
  • Stool Changes
  • Strawberry Mark
  • Strep Throat
  • Streptococcus
  • Substance Abuse
  • Sudden Infant Death Syndrome
  • Sunburn
  • Syncope
  • Teething
  • Tinea
  • Tinea Capitis
  • Tinea Corporis
  • Tinea Cruris
  • Tinea Pedis
  • Tongue Sores
  • Travel Medicine
  • Traveler's Diarrhea
  • Urinary Tract Infection
  • Urticaria
  • Viral Exanthem
  • Vomiting
  • Warts
  • Weight Problem
  • Well Child Exam
  • Wrist Pain
  • Wrist Sprain
PATIENT RATINGS AND COMMENTS

The Patient Rating score is based on responses given during the CAHPS Patient Experience Survey.Responses are measured on a 10 - point scale, with 10 being the best score. These scores are then translated to a 5 - point scale in order to display results in a 5 - star rating.Comments are also gathered from the same survey and displayed in their entirety with the exception of any language that may be considered slander, libel or contain private health information, which will be removed prior to publishing the comments.

4.2 out of 5 (51 Ratings, 14 Comments)


80

12/22/2019
We love Dr. Tatunay. Our kids have a hard time understanding her sometimes, but she knows what she's talking about and is willing to re-diagnose when we have additional information after the appointment. I really appreciated that she didn't make us come back in to do this.
100

11/19/2019
I'm my experience I love Dr Tatunay, she is very helpful!!
100

11/17/2019
Very much appreciate Dr Tatunay and staff!
90

11/12/2019
I am always very happy to see how knowledgeable the doctor is. She listens to my concerns with both my children, and doesn't just dismiss them. the front desk girls are always so friendly and welcoming.
100

11/12/2019
This team and particularly Dr. Tatunay always go above and beyond to make sure we care listened to and cared for!
100

11/06/2019
Dr addressed all concerns that the appointment was for and a pop up concern. always caring and attentive to us.
100

10/16/2019
always a great experience
90

09/23/2019
Never had any bad experiences with my sons provider. She has always respected us.
70

07/23/2019
I requested to talk with the MD about my child's anxiety. this issue was never discussed even though I brought it up twice.
50

05/26/2019
not bad, doctor seemed busy, but that's expected
 

05/07/2019
provider wasn't helpful in anyway didn't address my main concern was very unprofecional
100

04/23/2019
excellent clinician
100

04/01/2019
I really like her. she even showed concern to my son who isnt her patient with his skin problems. I wish I could have her as my other kids Dr.
100

03/27/2019
dr tatunay is the best....my 5 kids all love her and trust her...going to the doctor is not a struggle since they have been seeing dr tatunay...
 
8108 West Grandridge Boulevard
Kennewick, WA 99336
(509) 735-5382
Affiliated Facilities
Kadlec Regional Medical Center