Austin L. Taylor, MD

Dr. Taylor emphasizes each patient's individual needs and establishes a unique treatment plan, taking into consideration their distinctive needs and where they are in their life. Whether his patients may be experiencing chronic, long-term, or more recent acute pain, Dr. Taylor discusses with them the possible recommended course of action. If it is surgery, and the timing isn’t good, he will work with patients to find the best option to treat their need(s) while fitting it into their life.

 

Dr. Taylor specializes in sports medicine and shoulder surgery, including arthroscopic surgery. His patients range from weekend warriors to athletes. He also treats those who maybe experiencing osteoarthritis-related joint pain after years of normal wear-and-tear. 

 

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About Dr. Taylor

Dr. Austin L. Taylor is originally from Dallas, Texas. He was a collegiate athlete, playing soccer during his time as an undergraduate. He enjoyed science classes during college, so a career in medicine was a logical choice, especially after seeing the positive impact that could be made by choosing a career in orthopedics.

 

Dr. Taylor and his wife Tara enjoy spending time with their young children.

Specialties

ORTHOPEDICS | SPORTS MEDICINE | JOINT REPLACEMENT | UPPER EXTREMITY

  • Total Joint Replacement for Hip, Knee, Shoulder and Reverse Shoulder
  • Orthopedic Care of the Shoulder, Elbow, Hip, Knee and Ankle
  • Fracture Care
  • Makoplasty of the Hip and Knee

Locations

NORTH OKC
9600 Broadway Ext | OKC, OK 73114

 

EDMOND
400 N Bryant Ave | Edmond, OK 73034

Awards & Affiliations

SPORTS COVERAGE

  • Team Physician, Oklahoma State University
  • Assistant Team Physician, University of Michigan
  • USA Rugby Team Physician

MEMBERSHIP

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • Mid-America Orthopaedic Association

Education

UNDERGRADUATE

Oklahoma Christian University
Oklahoma City, OK - 2002

 

Masters of Public Health
University of Oklahoma
College of Public Health
Oklahoma City, OK - 2005

 

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Oklahoma
College of Medicine
Oklahoma City, OK - 2009

RESIDENCY

Orthopedic Surgery
and Rehabilitation
University of Oklahoma
Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, OK - 2014

 

FELLOWSHIP

Sports Medicine and Shoulder
University of Michigan
Health System
Ann Arbor, MI - 2015

BOARD CERTIFIED

American Board
of Orthopaedic Surgery