Dr. Bernard Taylor, MD

Pulmonary Disease •  Male • Age 76
  
Dr. Taylor
Accepting new patients

Central Illinois Pulmonary

5401 N Knoxville Ave Ste 220 Peoria, IL 61614

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(309) 692-0422

Dr. Bernard Taylor, MD is a pulmonologist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Indiana U, School of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in pulmonary disease.


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(309) 692-0422

Dr. Taylor accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Practice Areas

Sleep-disordered Breathing

Sleep-disordered breathing specialists diagnose and treat conditions, such as snoring or obstructive sleep apnea, in which breathing is interrupted during sleep, resulting in symptoms of fatigue, irritability and high blood pressure.

Typically treats 99% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 1 condition or procedure

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of their peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 100% of their peers

Sleep Apnea
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Sleep Apnea more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Obstructive Lung Disease

Obstructive lung disease specialists diagnose and treat conditions including COPD, emphysema, asthma and cystic fibrosis that cause blockages or narrowing in the airways of the lungs, making breathing difficult.

Typically treats 81% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 4 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Taylor performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Asthma
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Asthma more than 94% of their peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 94% of their peers

Interstitial Lung Disease

Interstitial lung disease specialists diagnose and treat a range of conditions that cause scarring of lung tissue due to autoimmune disease or environment exposure to harmful materials.

Typically treats 55% more than their peers

Based on claims data for 3 conditions and procedures

TreatmentsTreatment Frequency
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of their peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 99% of their peers

Pulmonary Function Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor performs Pulmonary Function Test more than 98% of their peers

Dr. Taylor performs this procedure more than 98% of their peers

Bronchitis
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Bronchitis more than 63% of their peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 63% of their peers

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Dr. Taylor's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sleep Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Sleep Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute insomnia
  • Advanced Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Breathing-Related Sleep Disorders
  • Central Sleep Apnea
  • Circadian Rhythm Sleep Disorder
  • Delayed Sleep Phase Disorder
  • Drug-Induced Insomnia
  • Endogenous Insomnia
  • Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
  • Fatal Familial Insomnia
  • Infantile Sleep Apnea
  • Insomnia
  • Insomnia With Sleep Apnea
  • Irregular Sleep-Wake Pattern
  • Jet Lag
  • Narcolepsy
  • Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Syndrome
  • Pediatric Sleep Disorders
  • Primary Insomnia
  • Problem Sleepiness
  • Psycho-Reactive Insomnia
  • Psychophysiological Insomnia
  • REM Sleep Behavior Disorder
  • Secondary Insomnia
  • Shift Work Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep-Talking
  • Sleep-Walking
Pulmonary Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Pulmonary Disease more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Taylor's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess
  • Acidosis
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Alkalosis
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Asbestosis
  • Asthma
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Cough
  • Emphysema
  • Empyema
  • Fungal Infections
  • Histoplasmosis
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Low Blood Oxygen Level
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
  • Lung Nodule
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumoconiosis and Pneumonopathy
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Edema
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Pulmonary Insufficiency
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Systemic Sclerosis
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Wheezing

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Bernard Taylor, MD is a pulmonologist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from Indiana U, School of Medicine in 1969 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Education

1976
Indianapolis Va Hosp
Fellowship Hospital
1974
IU Health University
Residency Hospital
1972
Pacific Med Ctr
Residency Hospital
1970
San Francisco General Hospital
Internship Hospital
1969
Indiana U, School of Medicine
Medical School

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Locations

Practice

Central Illinois Pulmonary5401 N Knoxville Ave Ste 220 Peoria, IL 61614
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OSF Saint Francis Medical Center

Peoria, IL

73% Patient experience rating, 4% higher than the national average

Pekin Memorial Hospital

Pekin, IL

66% Patient experience rating, 3% lower than the national average

Proctor Hospital

Peoria, IL

72% Patient experience rating, 3% higher than the national average

Saint Margarets Hospital

Spring Valley, IL

78% Patient experience rating, 9% higher than the national average