Michael Taymor, MD

Pediatrician located in Palo Alto, CA

For two decades Dr. Michael Taymor, a board certified pediatrician and practitioner of integrative evidence-based medicine, has been dedicated to serving children and their families with accessible, compassionate, and comprehensive family-centered care.

Located in Palo Alto, California, Dr. Taymor provides a full scope of treatment, preventative care, advice, and support from the day a new baby is welcomed into the world to the time he or she reaches adulthood. This includes newborn and annual exams, immunizations, sick visits, and treatment of allergies and asthma, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral conditions like ADHD.

As a practitioner of integrative evidence-based medicine, Dr. Taymor, utilizes the widest available treatment options, including those from traditional Western medicine and proven natural therapies. He advocates using the least invasive, natural remedies whenever possible, and avoids unnecessary procedures, tests, and medication. He also strives to follow the “Medical Home” model of primary pediatric care, in which the provider, patient, and their family work in a trusting partnership, and he oversees and coordinates any necessary specialist care.

Dr. Taymor considers it a privilege to be the long-term, trusted physician, friend, and advisor to so many families in Palo Alto and throughout the greater Silicon Valley.

Dr. Taymor began his medical education at West Virginia University before going on to train at Boston Medical Center, where he completed both his internship and residency.

His office can process most types of insurance and is currently accepting new patients.

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Michael Taymor, MD

For two decades Dr. Michael Taymor, a board certified pediatrician and practitioner of integrative evidence-based medicine, has been dedicated to serving children and their families with accessible, compassionate, and comprehensive family-centered care.

Located in Palo Alto, California, Dr. Taymor provides a full scope of treatment, preventative care, advice, and support from the day a new baby is welcomed into the world to the time he or she reaches adulthood. This includes newborn and annual exams, immunizations, sick visits, and treatment of allergies and asthma, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral conditions like ADHD.

As a practitioner of integrative evidence-based medicine, Dr. Taymor, utilizes the widest available treatment options, including those from traditional Western medicine and proven natural therapies. He advocates using the least invasive, natural remedies whenever possible, and avoids unnecessary procedures, tests, and medication. He also strives to follow the “Medical Home” model of primary pediatric care, in which the provider, patient, and their family work in a trusting partnership, and he oversees and coordinates any necessary specialist care.

Dr. Taymor considers it a privilege to be the long-term, trusted physician, friend, and advisor to so many families in Palo Alto and throughout the greater Silicon Valley.

Dr. Taymor began his medical education at West Virginia University before going on to train at Boston Medical Center, where he completed both his internship and residency.

His office can process most types of insurance and is currently accepting new patients.


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  • Request prescription refills
  • Update insurance/demographic information
  • Review financial statements/make secure payments
  • View lab and test results
  • Access relevant health education materials

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Insurance Providers

Here are just some of the insurance we accept. To find out if your insurance is accepted, give our office a call!

Aetna
Blue Cross
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Shield
Cigna
HealthNet
United Healthcare
Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Yelp

    "Dr. Taymor would make a trip back to his office during lunch on his hospital day for just one child, if he finds it's necessary."

    Irina S.
  • Yelp

    "Because Dr. Taymor ordered all the tests that were necessary, we did not have to go through multiple blood tests to see if my baby was ok."

    Elyse J.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Taymor is great at reassuring us as new parents, and also he is the person you want to see if something is wrong or if you need anything urgently. "

    Noga E.
  • Yelp

    "He talks with children like with adults asking them questions, empowering them to express how do they feel not only asking parents what's going on."

    Karolina S.
  • Yelp

    "Dr. Taymor is a wonderful pediatrician whom we had the pleasure of discovering after the birth of our first son."

    Kevin C.
  • Yelp

    "One of the biggest things I am grateful for is his openess with parents in discussing options for care."

    Marcial H.
  • Yelp

    "Our appointments are never rushed. He listens to my concerns, responds appropriately and offers great advice."

    Katie H.
  • Yelp

    "He is very thorough and dedicated. He takes a very practical approach, and has always helped to keep our mind at ease and our son healthy in the first year of his life."

    Alisa R.
  • Yelp

    "He is very thorough and dedicated. He takes a very practical approach, and has always helped to keep our mind at ease and our son healthy in the first year of his life."

    Alisa R.
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Michael Taymor, MD
145 North California
Palo Alto, CA 94301