David E. Taylor, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
MD -- 1987
After earning his medical doctorate, Dr. Taylor completed an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Medical College of Virginia in Richmond, serving as Chief Resident the following year. He then took a fellowship in Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina.
In 1995 Dr. Taylor joined the faculty of the Division of Pulmonary/Critical Medicine at the University of Texas -Houston Health Science Center, a position he held until July 0f 2000 when he joined the faculty of LSU Health Sciences Center in New Orleans and the medical staff of Ochsner Clinic Foundation. In 2001 he was promoted to section head of Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine and medical director of the Medicine Intensive Care Unit at Ochsner. That same year, he became program director for the Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine Fellowship at LSU Health Sciences Center.
While in Houston, Dr. Taylor also earned a certificate in Business Administration from the University of Texas. He is board certified in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease, and Critical Care Medicine.
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Graduate Medical Education Committee
Jain S and Taylor DE. DVT/PE prophylaxis chapter. In press.
Gunn S and Taylor DE. Diseases of the pleura. In: Pulmonary Pathophysiology, 3rd edition. Ali J, Summer, W, and Levitsky M. (eds). Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, New York, In press.
Valentine VG, Gupta MR, Weill D, Lombard GA, LaPlace SG, Seoane L, Taylor DE, and Dhillon GS. Single-institution study evaluating the utility of surveillance bronchoscopy after lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 28:14-20, 2009
Valentine VG, Weill D, Gupta MR, Raper B, LaPlace SG, Lombard GA, Bonvillain RW, Taylor DE, and Dhillon GS. Ganciclovir for cytomegalovirus: a call for indefinite prophylaxis in lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 27(8): 875-881, 2008.
Bates MJ, Farkas, E, Taylor D, and McFadden PM. Pulmonary resection of metastatic hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation. Ann Thorac Surg 85(2); 412-415, 2008.
Gunderson CC, Gupta MR, Lopez F, Lombard GA, LaPlace SG, Taylor DE, Dhillon GS, and Valentine VG. Clostridium difficile colitis in lung transplantation. Transpl Infect Dis 10(4):245-251, 2008
Jagneaux, T, Taylor, DE and SP Kantrow. Sepsis. In: Infectious Diseases: Emergency Department Diagnosis and Treatment. E. Slaven, S. Stone and F. Lopez (eds). McGraw-Hill, New York, 2007, 215-225.
McAnally KJ, Valentine VG, LaPlace SG, McFadden PM, Seoane L, and Taylor DE. Effect of pre-transplantation prednisone on survival after lung transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 25(1):67-74, 2006.
Culotta R and Taylor DE. Diseases of the pleura. In: Pulmonary Pathophysiology, 2nd edition. Ali J, Summer, W, and Levitsky M. (eds). Lange Medical Books/McGraw-Hill, New York, 2005, 194-212.