Dr. David Taylor, MD

Dr. David Taylor, MD

Forensic Psychiatry  ·  
Dr. David Taylor, MD is a forensic psychiatry specialist in Santa Monica, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences in 2001 and specializes in forensic psychiatry.

1260 15th St Ste 102

Santa Monica, CA 90404

Contact Information

(310) 393-4744

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Dr. Taylor's Experience

Dr. Taylor's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Forensic Psychiatry
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Forensic Psychiatry

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Taylor does not have any board certifications listed.

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • George Washington University / School Of Medicine and Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Perelman School Of Medicine University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Nyu School Of Med
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taylor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taylor to family and friends
11 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Taylor's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Do not choose Dr. Taylor, he is not trustworthy. He is superficially charming but by your second visit you will start to realize that he lacks empathy, is reckless with his prescriptions and generally irresponsible. I went to him with a relatively minor problem - work stress was giving me stomach...more
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Dr. Taylor sells "MD" like a car salesmen sells a paint warranty. He was about getting through appointments and collecting money. Best advice I received recently from Mayo Clinic: make sure to ask any psychologist/psychiatrist if they themselves have gone to talk therapy. The most qualified always...more
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I was a graduate student at UCLA. During that time you could email your psychiatrist. He oversubscribed me stimulant medication to the point where I was so anxious I was not leaving my room. I then emailed him on multiple occasions that I was not well. When he finally checked his email, he...more
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