Dean C. Taylor, MD Dean C. Taylor, MD

Dean C. Taylor, MD

Sports Medicine Orthopaedic Surgeon

4.6 out of 5  (73 ratings, 13 reviews)
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919-668-1894 Office number
919-681-6357
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WHERE I PROVIDE CARE
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LANGUAGES I SPEAK
English
Experience
Sports Medicine Team

I am part of a sports medicine team that treats joint sprains and strains, arthritis, fractures, tendonitis, and bursitis. When conservative measures aren’t enough, we offer the full spectrum of orthopaedic procedures, including surgery, to treat foot or ankle painknee sprains or tears, shoulder injuries, and elbow injuries. We also offer hip replacement, knee replacement, and shoulder replacement.

My surgical specialties
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
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  • Arthroscopic shoulder surgery
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  • Reconstructive surgery of the knee and thigh
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Note: All surgical experience data is from July 2014 through June 2017 and is calculated by individual Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes.

Surgeries Performed by the Sports Medicine Team
12,352
Surgeries Performed by the Sports Medicine Team
12,352
My surgical specialties
  • Arthroscopic knee surgery
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  • Arthroscopic shoulder surgery
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  • Reconstructive surgery of the knee and thigh
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Procedures I Perform the Most

Note: All surgical experience data is from July 2014 through June 2017 and is calculated by individual Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes.

Training
EDUCATION
MD, Duke University School of Medicine, 1985
RESIDENCY
Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, 1987-1991
FELLOWSHIP
John Feagin West Point Sports Medicine Fellowship, Letterman Army Institute of Research, Presidio of San Francisco (California), and Keller Army Hospital, West Point (New York), 1991-1993
BOARD CERTIFICATION
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sports Medicine
Clinical Focus and Research
PUBLICATIONS
View Dean Taylor's publications on PubMed
Ratings and Reviews

The Patient Rating score is an average of all responses to care provider related questions on our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

Overall provider rating
4.6 out of 5 (73 ratings, 13 reviews)
PATIENT REVIEWS
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Industry Relationships and Collaborations
This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has a working relationship (i.e. consulting, research, and/or educational services) with the companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the health system leadership and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.
  • Akros Medical
  • American Orthopaedic Association - OMeGA grants
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Arthrex, Inc.
  • BREG, Inc.
  • DJO Healthcare
  • DePuy Mitek (Johnson and Johnson)
  • Histogenics Corporation
  • OJSM - Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine
  • Smith & Nephew plc