Dr. Michael Taylor MD Pediatrician

Dr. Michael Taylor is a pediatrician in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina. He received his medical degree from University of Louisville School of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. Dr. Taylor accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 34 doctors at MUSC Medical Center of Medical University of South Carolina who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics, Child Abuse Pediatrics

Clinical Interests: Child abuse

Education & Medical Training

University of Alabama Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976–1979

University of Louisville School of Medicine
Class of 1976

University of Kentucky
Other Training, 1973

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 33 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 5 years in Child Abuse Pediatrics

AL State Medical License
Active through 2014

MN State Medical License
Active through 2014

OK State Medical License
Active through 2015

SC State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAP), American Academy of Pediatrics

Helfer Member, Ray E. Helfer Society
2010

Best Clinical Instructor, Tuscaloosa Campus, Argus Society Awards, University of Alabama School of Medicine
2009

Continuing Medical Education/Continuing Professional Development Award, American Academy of Pediatrics
2007

AMA Physician’s Recognition Award with Commendation
2007

AMA Physician’s Recognition Award with Commendation
2010

AMA Physician’s Recognition Award with Commendation
2013

Helfer Scholar
2005

“Golden Stethoscope Award”. Outstanding Clinical Faculty Teaching Award, Family Practice Residents
1995

“Golden Stethoscope Award”. Outstanding Clinical Faculty Teaching Award, Family Practice Residents
1996

“Golden Stethoscope Award”. Outstanding Clinical Faculty Teaching Award, Family Practice Residents
2001

Faculty Recognition Award. Outstanding teacher for Junior Medical Student rotations, UASOM
1994

Faculty Recognition Award. Outstanding teacher for Junior Medical Student rotations, UASOM
2004

MASA Physician’s Recognition Award
1994

MASA Physician’s Recognition Award
1998

MASA Physician’s Recognition Award
2001

MASA Physician’s Recognition Award
2004

Certificate of Appreciation, Child Abuse Prevention Services of Tuscaloosa, Inc.
1992

Child Advocate of the Year, Paducah-McCracken County
1990

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
1985

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
1988

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
1991

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
1994

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
1998

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
2001

AMA Physician's Recognition Award
2004

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS California PowerSelect HMO
  • Blue Shield California PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • GHI PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Pacificare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Alabama PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS California CaliforniaCare HMO
  • BCBS California PPO
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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