Dr. Timothy Ned Taft MD Orthopedic Surgeon

Dr. Timothy Taft is an orthopedic surgeon in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and is affiliated with University of North Carolina Hospitals. He received his medical degree from University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Taft accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 15 doctors at University of North Carolina Hospitals who specialize in Orthopedic Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Orthopedic Surgeon: Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Education & Medical Training

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, General Surgery, 1969 - 1970

University of North Carolina Hospitals
Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, 1970 - 1974

University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Surgery
Certified in Surgery

NH State Medical License
Active through 2013

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Athletic performance and vitamin D.
Cannell, J.J., Hollis, B.W., Sorenson, M.B., Taft, T.N., Anderson, J.B.

Effects of wearing foot orthosis with medial arch support on the fifth metatarsal loading and ankle inversion angle in selected basketball tasks.
Yu, B., Preston, J.J., Queen, R.M., Byram, I.R., Hardaker, W.M., Gross, M.T., Davis, J.M., Taft, T.N., Garrett, W.E.

Intramedullary screw fixation of Jones fractures. Analysis of failure.
Larson, C.M., Almekinders, L.C., Taft, T.N., Garrett, W.E.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • 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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