Dr. Lesley Taylor, MD

Dr. Lesley Taylor, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 42
Dr. Lesley Taylor, MD is a general surgery specialist in Duarte, CA and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from New York Medical College in 2005 and specializes in general surgery.

1500 Duarte Rd

Duarte, CA 91010

Contact Information

(626) 256-4673

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Breast Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Breast Cancer
more than 88% of peers
Breast Surgical Procedure
more than 87% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • General Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Taylor does not have any board certifications listed.

43  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Bladder Surgery
  • Bone Marrow Biopsy
  • Brachytherapy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Surgery
  • Lumpectomy
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mammosite Catheter Insertion
  • Mastectomy
  • Paracentesis
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sentinel Node Biopsy
  • Ultrasound
  • Ultrasound-Guided Breast Biopsy

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.


  • New York Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Columbia University / College Of Physicians and Surgeons
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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What People Say About Dr. Lesley Taylor, MD
If you are battling cancer, stay away from this women. Unreal her tones toward cancer patients. I almost resorting to hitting after she answered me and her tone as if to say "how stupid are you" Unreal, no words for this way of interacting with patients. Leave her be, no good!
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Unhappy Patient in Duarte, CA – Mar 08, 2018
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I personally would not recommend this Dr. I find her insensitive to those battling cancer. She is somewhat arrogant and totally overrides the concerns of the patient. Find another Dr /Surgeon or you will be signing up for unnecessary heart ache. I wish I would have known others experiences...Read More
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Los Angeles – Aug 25, 2017
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Dr. Taylor performed my breast biopsy surgery. She shared thorough explanations at my pre-surgery consultation. Her knowledge of breast surgery and her expertise at minimizing scars was excellent. On the day of my surgery, she reviewed pertinent points with me and patiently answered questions...Read More
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Sue in Upland, CA – Mar 07, 2017
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