Dr. Lynne P Taylor MD Neurologist

Dr. Lynne Taylor is a neurologist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Tufts Medical Center and Virginia Mason Medical Center. She received her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 32 years. Dr. Taylor accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 22 doctors at Tufts Medical Center and one of 13 at Virginia Mason Medical Center who specialize in Neurology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurologist: General Neurology, Neurooncology

Clinical Interests: Brain Neoplasms, Nervous System Paraneoplastic Syndromes, Palliative Care

Hospital Affiliation

Tufts Medical Center
High performing in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Virginia Mason Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

University Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Residency, Neurology, 1982–1986

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Fellowship, Neuro-Oncology, 1986–1988

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1982

Other Training, 1970–1971

Other Training, Education, 1971–1974

Other Training, 1976–1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 27 years in Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Certified 4 years in Hospice & Palliative Medicine

WA State Medical License
Active through 2015

MA State Medical License
Active through 2016

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top MD, Consumers Checkbook

Top Doctors (Neurology), Castle Connolly

Boston Super Doctors (Top 5% in the Boston Metro Area)

Fellow, American Neurologic Association (ANA)

Top Doctors, Boston Magazine

Top 1% Neurologists, Castle Connolly

Patients Choice Awards

America’s Top Doctor

America’s Top Doctors for Cancer, Castle Connolly

Top Doctor, Seattle Magazine

Internal Medicine Resident’s Top 50 Teachers, VMMC

Best Doctors, Seattle Metropolitan Magazine

Huff-Hegstrom Medicine Teacher of the Year, VMMC

Top Doctors, Seattle Magazine

“Local legends” Nominee, American Medical Women’s Association

Medicine Teacher of the Quarter, VMMC

Fellow, American Academy of Neurology

Medicine Teacher of the Month, VMMC

Publications & Presentations

Mechanism of Brain Tumor Headache.
Taylor, L. P.

"Shiatsu sympathectomy": ICA dissection associated with a shiatsu massager.
Elliott, M.A., Taylor, L.P.

Diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of glioma: five new things.
Taylor, L.P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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