Jeffrey Taylor, M.D., F.A.A.P.



  • I treat children from birth to college with special interest in infants, development, asthma, and sports medicine.

Work Experience

  • July 2001- Private practice pediatrics in Costa Mesa, CA.  Mix of PPO and Greater Newport Physician IPA patients.  Mostly office pediatrics, with ample inpatient and newborn care.


  • July 2001- Active Staff Hoag Hospital, Department of Pediatrics
  • July 2001- Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
  • July 2001- Member CAP-MPT


  • July 1998-Pediatric Residency at University of California, Irvine
  • 2001-Orange, California
  • Sept. 1993-M.D. University of California, San Diego.
  • June 1998-La Jolla, California
  • Sept. 1989- B.S.  University of California, San Diego.
  • June1993-La Jolla, California

Appointments and Organizations

  • 2012 –present - Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Hoag Hospital
  • 2010-2012 - Vice Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Hoag Hospital
  • 2008-present - Member, Leadership Committee, Greater Newport Physicians
  • 2007-present - Member Pediatric Core Committee
  • 2000-01 - Pediatric Chief Resident (Third Year)
  • 1999-01 - Resident Representative to UCIMC Medical Executive Committee
  • 1996 - Medical Staff Volunteer at 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, GA
  • 1990-95 - Volunteer with Special Olympics


  • 2012 - Top Performance Award, Greater Newport Physicians
  • 2012 - Leadership Award, Greater Newport Physicians
  • 2011 - Pediatrician of the Year, Greater Newport Physicians
  • 1993 - Phi Beta Kappa
  • 1993 - Graduated Magna Cum Laude
  • 1993 - UCSD Athlete of the Year
  • 1993  - All-American Track and Field
  • 1992 - All-American Track and Field


  • Jalili, M; Taylor, JR.  "Efficacy of CT scans in pediatric minor closed head injury."  (manuscript in preparations for submission to Pediatrics)
  • Taylor, JR; Pahl, M; Rajpoot, D.  "Hypertensive Encephalopathy in a 14 year old male receiving Erythropoetin."  pending publication in Journal of Pediatrics.
  • Taylor, JR; Bracker, MD; Palinkas, LA; et al. "Retrospective Comparison of Collegiate Football Knee Injuries on Natural and Artificial Surfaces 1990-1995."  Submitted to Clin Jo Sports Med.
  • Richmond, JC; Mintzer, CM; Taylor, JR.  “Meniscal Repair in the Pediatric and Adolescent Population.” Presented at the annual meeting of the American Orthopedic Society of Sports Medicine 1997.

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