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Dr. Tim S. Taylor


Dr. Tim S. Taylor, D.D.S.
Department: General Dentistry
Title: Department of General Dentistry
Telephone: 816-235-2121
Address: Dental Faculty Practice
UMKC School of Dentistry
650 e. 25th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
Email: taylort@umkc.edu

Services Offered to Patients at the Dental Faculty Practice:
All phases of general dentistry

B.A. in Psychology, University of Missouri, Columbia, 1971
Graduate Studies, University of Missouri Columbia, 1972-75
Fellowship (Physiology), Space Science Research Center, University of Missouri Columbia, 1975-76
Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Missouri Kansas City, 1981
Preceptorship, Oral and Maxiollfacial Radiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio (2 months) 1985

Current Positions / Projects –
Chair, Department of General Dentistry
Chair, Dental Faculty Practice

Teaching Responsibilities / Experience
Course Director, Treatment Planning
Teaches in Student Clinic to educate and train pre-doctoral dental students to become general dentists

Research Interests
Decision algorithms in patient treatment planning

Career Honors / Awards
Omicron Kappa Upsilon
Dentsply International, Student Clinicians-American Dental Association, Faculty Advisor Award, 1988
Distinguished Teacher Award, University of Missouri-Kansas City, 1988, 1995-2002, 2005-06