Ross Taylor, MD
Medical Director of Metabolic Services & Gastroenterologist
Southwestern Regional Medical Center
"I am proud to care for our patients and honored to be a member of our integrated team at Cancer Treatment Centers of America."
- Ross M. Taylor, MD
- University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Internship / Residency
- Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Quebec
- Internal Medicine - University of Manitoba
- American Board of Internal Medicine
- Certified Nutritional Support Physician
Practicing Since: 1977
Medical Director of Metabolic Services and gastroenterologist at CTCA at Southwestern Regional Medical Center, Dr. Ross Taylor has special expertise in cancers of the stomach, esophagus and intestine and a long-term interest in nutritional support and preventative nutrition for patients.
Dr. Taylor earned a medical degree from the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada. He completed clinical training as Chief Resident in internal medicine at the University of Manitoba.
After a number of years of practicing in gastroenterology and internal medicine in Minnesota, Dr. Taylor and his family moved to Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1982. There, he became actively involved in teaching medical students and postgraduate residents at the Oral Roberts University School of Medicine. In addition, he was an active member on committees at the City of Faith Hospital in Tulsa.
Since 1990, Dr. Taylor has been engaged in private practice of gastroenterology in Tulsa. In 1994, he began an affiliation with CTCA as a consultant. In 2004, Dr. Taylor joined CTCA full time. His primary responsibilities involve diagnostic and interventional endoscopic treatment of various gastrointestinal malignancies, including an innovative, endoscopic ablative program for esophageal cancer and Barrett’s esophagus. Each year, he performs approximately 1,000 endoscopy procedures.
In 1996, Dr. Taylor became a Certified Nutritional Support Physician. He is a member of many professional associations, including the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians, the Oklahoma State Medical Association and the American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition.
Dr. Taylor and his wife Linda are actively involved with their local church and have participated in many medical missions to the remote, mountainous areas of southern Mexico.