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Bruce Taylor, MD, PhD SHS Affiliate

Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedics
Languages Spoken:
Undergraduate: University of Chicago
Graduate: University of Chicago
Medical Education: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas:
Internship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas:
Residency: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas:
Board Certifications:
Orthopedic Surgery
Medical Staff Status:
Samaritan Provider
Accepting New Patients:
Clinical Interests:
Hip & Knee Joint Replacement Surgery, Arthroscopic Knee Surgery, Carpal Tunnel Surgery, Fracture Treatment

Dr. Taylor specializes in total hip and knee joint replacement surgery, arthroscopic knee surgery, carpal tunnel surgery and surgical and non-surgical treatment of fractures. He also provides a wide range of general orthopedic services.

From an early age, Dr. Taylor was exposed to the values, responsibilities and ethics inherent in health care from his grandfather, who was a physician, and his mother, who was a nurse. After more than 20 years in private practice, Dr. Taylor is excited to be working for a health care system that allows him to focus on patient care, while having access to an established network where he can refer patients for more specialized treatment when necessary.

Dr. Taylor is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. He has worked in the orthopedics field since 1986.
Dr. Taylor is married, and has three children and one grandchild. In his free time, he enjoys travel, running, hiking and spending as much time outdoors as possible.



Samaritan Orthopedic Surgeons

1010 SW Coast Highway, Suite 101
Newport, OR 97365
Phone: 541-265-9266
Fax: 541-265-4595

Samaritan Lincoln City Medical Center

2870 NE West Devils Lake Road
Lincoln City, OR 97367
Phone: 541-994-9191
Fax: 541-994-9034

Samaritan Coastal Clinic

825 NW Highway 101, Suite A
Lincoln City, OR 97367
Phone: 541-996-7480
Fax: 541-557-6439