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Dr. Jeffrey Taylor was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. He received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Cornell University in New York, where he played football for four years. His athletic experience at Cornell sparked an interest in sports medicine, which led to his decision to pursue a career in Podiatric Medicine. He returned to Chicago to receive his Doctorate of Podiatric Medicine degree from William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine. During podiatric medical school, he served as a class officer, received an academic scholarship, was elected a member of "Who's Who in American Education," and graduated Cum Laude.
Dr. Taylor was first introduced to North Texas during a month long externship at John Peter Smith Hospital as a fourth year medical student. He fell in love with the residency program and North Texas, and obtained his postgraduate training from the well-known teaching hospital. At John Peter Smith, he received advanced training in foot and ankle trauma, reconstruction, pediatrics, and diabetic limb salvage. He served as Chief Resident of the Podiatric Surgical Service his final year of residency.
His education and training laid the foundation for Dr. Taylor’s private practice at North Texas Podiatry Associates. He performs a great variety of both elective and non-elective foot and ankle surgery and reconstruction. He has special interests and extensive experience in pediatric deformities, sports medicine, joint replacement, external fixation, and diabetic Charcot neuropathic reconstruction. He is double board certified by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery in foot and ankle surgery and advanced reconstruction, and is a Fellow of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons. He lectures, teaches, and consults nationally on new and innovative techniques and modalities to achieve better surgical outcomes for his patients. He has served as a board member, committee member, and surgical proctor at 3 hospitals in North Texas as a medical staff member.
Dr. Taylor lives in Keller with his wife and three children. He is very active in his community participating in educational, athletic, and social programs aimed at children living in North Texas. He enjoys playing his acoustic guitar and spending time with his wife and kids. Dr. Taylor accepts most insurance plans and is now available for immediate consultation.
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