Dr. Michael Taymor, MD

Pediatrics  |  
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Age 72
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Dr. Michael Taymor, MD
(THIS IS TEMP CONTENT) Sunshine Pediatrics of Lutz has been around for nine years, and we continue to strive to make our practice better. The practice was originally established by Dr. Payal Patel in 2007 and was later joined by Dr. Saumeel Mehta in 2010 and Loretta Zanetti ARNP in 2015. Over the years, this practice has provided care for various ailments including asthma, allergies, ADHD, otitis media, colds, acne, eczema, sprains, lacerations, wart removal, suture and staple removals. Additionally, we make an effort to provide holistic health and also weight management resources through nutritional counseling and Free Zumba classes by Dr. Patel, who is Zumba certified. Dr. Patel, and Dr. Mehta and Loretta Zanetti, ARNP, keep up-to-date on the most current pediatric treatments and are willing to incorporate alternative and natural therapy.

145 N California Ave Ste 1

Palo Alto, CA 94301

Contact Information

(650) 321-7722

Dr. Michael Taymor, MD

Dr. Michael Taymor, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

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Dr. Taymor's Experience

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


  • Pediatrics

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Allergic Rhinitis
  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Asthma in Children
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Headache
  • Infections
  • Injuries
  • Obesity
  • Otitis Media
  • Pediatric Diseases

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.


  • West Virginia University
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Boston Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Boston Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Taymor has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Taymor's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Taymor to family and friends
based on 4 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Taymor's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    31 to 45 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
had really bad experience with the doctor, specially when he described concerns in front of my kid.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Taymor accepts 12 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
    CaliforniaCare HMO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Health Net
    Employer Group HMO
    Health Net PPO
  • Medicaid
    Managed Care
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO
  • Wisconsin Physicians Service

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Hospitals where Dr. Taymor has admitting privileges

Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford
725 Welch Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94304
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