Tasha Taylor, MD, FAAP


Email: ttaylor@syhc.org


Administrative Assistant: 858-246-0794

Dr. Tasha Taylor is a Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrician who works at the Developmental Clinic at the San Ysidro Health Center treating children with ADHD, Learning Disabilities, Autism, Anxiety, Depression and Developmental Delays. As a Spanish-speaker, Dr. Taylor is committed to serving the Mexican-American population, along with the other culturally diverse patients presenting to the Clinic.  Dr. Taylor helps these families navigate the school and health care systems to better serve the unique needs of their children. Dr. Taylor serves as a clinician, and also teaches residents and medical students.

Education

  • Undergraduate Degree: Bachelor of Arts, History Major, Yale University
  • Medical Degree: University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
  • Residency: Pediatrics, University of Washington
  • Fellowship: 
    • Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics, UC San Diego
  • Special Certifications: 
    • Board Certified, Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Areas of Interest

  • ADHD
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Autism
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Developmental Delays

Teaching

  • Clinical Instructor for UC San Diego Residents on Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Rotation
  • Clinical Outpatient Instructor for Family Medicine Residents at Scripps Family Practice Residency Program

Advocacy

  • On Board of Directors for The Winston School, an independent school in Del Mar serving students with learning differences

Service

  • Works as a General Pediatrician at North County Health Services
  • Developmental-Behavioral private practice
  • Volunteer with Doctors of the World serving as a Pediatric Hospitalist at Hospital San Carlos in Chiapas, Mexico

Leadership

  • Founder and Clinical Coordinator for the Reach Out and Read Program at Comprehensive Health Centers and North County Health Services