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Dr. Dean Taylor, MD

Orthopedic Sports Medicine ·  Male · Age 59

Dr. Taylor

Dr. Dean Taylor, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine and sports medicine.


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(919) 613-7797

Dr. Taylor accepts the following insurance:

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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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No malpractice claims found for North Carolina
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Taylor's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Joint Pain
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Joint Pain more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear) more than 80% of his peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 80% of his peers

Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Taylor treats Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Taylor treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Knee Pain

Dr. Taylor's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Bursitis
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Excision of Tibia or Fibula
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Hip Fracture and-or Dislocation Treatment, Open
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee and Lower Leg Fracture Treatment, Open
  • Knee Arthroscopy
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Knee Surgery
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lupus
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rotator Cuff Surgery
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Trigger Finger

About Me

Biography

Dr. Dean Taylor, MD is an orthopedic sports medicine surgery specialist in Durham, NC and has been practicing for 28 years. He graduated from Duke University School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in orthopedic sports medicine and sports medicine.

Specialties

  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine
  • Sports Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Education

Letterman Army Institute Of Research
Fellowship Hospital
1991
Duke University Medical Center
Residency Hospital
1986
Fitzsimmons Army Med Ctr
Internship Hospital
1985
Duke University School Of Medicine
Medical School
1991
1986
1985

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Had two seperate surggeries both done by Dr, Taylor , left me as good as new . I have recently suffered another injury and would like for him to do the surgery. Everytime I call Duke sports medicine the response is Dr. Taylor is out on leave . Hope you come back soon Doc !
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