Dr. George Jesse Taylor MD Cardiologist

Dr. George Taylor is a cardiologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina and Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from University of Illinois College of Medicine and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Taylor accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 33 doctors at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina and one of 22 at Ralph H. Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Cardiovascular Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Cardiologist: General Cardiology

Clinical Interests: Atherosclerosis, Atrial Fibrillation, Acute Coronary Syndrome (Acute Chest Syndrome, ACS), Anticoagulation, Heart Failure, Hypertension

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1971–1972

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1974–1975

Johns Hopkins University
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Disease, 1975–1977

University of Illinois College of Medicine
Class of 1971

Johns Hopkins University
Chief Residency, Internal Medicine, 1977–1978


Other Training, History, 1963–1967

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Cardiovascular Disease

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

SC State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Department of Medicine Excellence in Teaching Award, The Medical Univ of SC
2007

Michael Assey Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, Cardiology Fellows
2006

Nominated for the Golden Apple Award
2006

Publications & Presentations

Physician as a Serial Killer (Letter)
Taylor, GJ 2005 1 1

Renal Effect of Low-dose Dopamine in High-risk Patients Undergoing Coronary Angiography
Katholi RE, Taylor GJ 2000 1 1

Post MI Risk Stratification and Treatment at Discharge and beyond
Taylor GJ 1998 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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