Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD

Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD

Neuro-Oncology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Lynne Taylor, MD is a neuro-oncology specialist in Seattle, WA and has been practicing for 30 years. She graduated from Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in neuro-oncology, hospice & palliative medicine, and more.

1959 NE PACIFIC ST

Seattle, WA 98195

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • ODS Health Plan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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.

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*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Tumor
  • Brainstem Neoplasm
  • Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukocytosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Melanoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Metastatic Cancer
  • Metastatic Nervous System Cancer
  • Metastatic Spinal Cord Cancer
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Primary Central Nervous System Lymphoma
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)

2  Procedures

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

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Dr. Taylor's Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taylor to family and friends
13 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (13)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

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

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