Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD

Neuro-Oncology  |  
Female  |  
Age 64
(13)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD
Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD is a neuro-oncology doctor who practices in Seattle, WA. She is 64 years old and has been practicing for 35 years. Dr. Taylor is affiliated with University of Washington Medical Center and Virginia Mason Medical Center.

1100 9th Ave # 7

Seattle, WA 98101

Contact Information

(206) 625-7373

Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD

Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • UnitedHealthCare

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Taylor

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you

Top Care Areas

new

See how frequently Dr. Taylor performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Brain Cancer
very high
more than 93% of peers
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
very high
more than 92% of peers
Meningiomas
very high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Taylor's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

We're trying something new with Top Care Areas.Was it helpful for you?YesNo

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Taylor "One of the most satisfying parts of my job is to demystify the nervous system and explain a complex structure in a simple, understandable way."
3

Specialties

  • Neuro-Oncology
  • Hospice & Palliative Medicine
  • Neurology
2

Board Certifications

  • Hospice Care and Palliative Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
35

Conditions Treated

  • Anal Disorders
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brainstem Neoplasm
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hypercoagulable State
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Kaposi's Sarcoma
  • Larynx Conditions
  • Leukocytosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Reticulosarcoma
  • Salivary Gland Cancer
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thrombocytosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

More

Read More
3

Procedures

  • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Thoracentesis

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Washington.

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.

Education

  • University Of Illinois Chicago
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Jewish Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Hospital Of The University Of Pennsylvania
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1988
  • St Christopher's Hosp
    Other Education | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Top 1% doctors, US News and World Report, 2011
Media & Publications
  • Navigating Life with a Brain Tumor, 2012
  • Can we ever really prepare for enabling death with dignity?, 2011

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Taylor does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Taylor and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Taylor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taylor to family and friends
4.1
based on 13 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Taylor's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Seattle, WA |
Find someone else
Have you seen Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD?
Are you Dr. Taylor?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Visit Dr. Taylor

Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Taylor accepts 13 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Health Net PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • ODS Health Plan
  • Premera Blue Cross
    Heritage Plus
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Preferred Provider Network PPN
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Options PPO
    PacifiCare PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Taylor has admitting privileges

University of Washington Medical Center
1959 Northeast Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
View Hospital Profile
Virginia Mason Medical Center
925 Seneca Street
Seattle, WA 98101
View Hospital Profile

View other doctors with similar experience to find the right doctor for you.

Pediatric Hematology & Oncology
(8)
Medical Oncology
(6)