Janice A Taylor

Janice A Taylor, MD, MEd

Associate Professor

Business Phone: (352) 265-8800

About Janice A Taylor

Janice Taylor, M.D., is an associate professor of surgery in the division of pediatric surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Taylor earned her medical degree from the The Ohio State University in 2003. She then completed her general surgery residency in 2010 at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. From 2005-2007, she completed a research fellowship in pediatric surgery at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center in the laboratory of Dr. Brad Warner. Prior to joining UF, she completed a pediatric surgery fellowship at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, where she continued as assistant professor in pediatric surgery from 2012-2013. Dr. Taylor focuses on all aspects of pediatric surgery, with special interest in neonatal surgery and minimally invasive surgery. Her research focus is surgical education.Dr. Taylor is board-certified by the American Board of Surgery in general surgery and pediatric surgery. She is a member of the Association for Surgical Education, Association for Academic Surgery, American Pediatric Surgical Association, American College of Surgeons, and is a specialty fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Recipient, Dean’s Teaching Excellence Award
2013 · University of Texas
Finalist, Josef E. Fischer Award
2010 · University of Cincinnati

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Surgery
    American Board of Surgery
  • Surgery
    American Board of Surgery

Clinical Profile

  • Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal wall surgery
  • Achalasia
  • Appendectomy
  • Appendicitis
  • Burns
  • Burns – resources
  • Congenital diaphragmatic hernia repair
  • Esophageal atresia
  • Gastroschisis
  • Hirschsprung disease
  • Imperforate anus
  • Imperforate anus repair
  • Intestinal obstruction and Ileus
  • Intestinal obstruction repair
  • Intussusception – children
  • Necrotizing enterocolitis
  • Omphalocele
  • Omphalocele repair
  • Pyloric stenosis in infants
  • Tracheoesophageal fistula and esophageal atresia repair


2019 Seminars in pediatric surgery
2018 The journal of pediatric pharmacology and therapeutics : JPPT : the official journal of PPAG


Jul 2014 – Jun 2016
RDA-Career Development
FL CLINICAL PRACTICE ASSO · Principal Investigator


Fellowship – Pediatric Surgery
2012 · University of Texas
Residency – Surgery
2010 · University of Cincinnati
Medical Degree
2003 · Ohio State University
Masters Degree
1999 · Ohio State University
Bachelor's Degree
1996 · Johns Hopkins University

Contact Details

(352) 265-8800