Barry J. Taylor, DMD, FAGD

  • Assistant Professor of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry


Dr. Barry Taylor is an Assistant Professor in Restorative Dentistry at the Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry.  Prior to attending the OHSU School of Dentistry he worked as a research assistant for two year in the field of Neuropsychopharmacology at the U.S. Veteran’s Hospital in Portland, Oregon.  Dr. Taylor was in private practice before joining the School of Dentistry faculty in 2012.   Dr. Taylor has served as the Oregon Dental Association’s Editor for ten years in addition to leadership positions with the Oregon Academy of General Dentistry, American College of Dentists, Academy of General Dentistry, Delta Sigma Delta and the American Dental Association.  Dr. Taylor has been awarded the “Dentist of the Year” from both the Oregon AGD and the Washington County Dental Society.


  • B.S., 1989, Oregon State University
  • D.M.D., 1995, OHSU School of Dentistry

Honors and awards

  • Oregon Academy of General Dentistry Dentist of the Year
  • Washington County Dental Society Dentist of the Year
  • Academy of General Dentistry Fellow
  • American College of Dentists Fellow

Memberships and associations

  • Editor, Oregon Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • Oregon Dental Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • American College of Dentists

Areas of interest

  • Cannabis and oral health


Selected publications

  • Haloperidol-induced morphological changes in striatum are associated with glutamate synapses Meshul CK. Stallbaumer RK. Taylor B. Janowsky A. Brain Research 648(2):181-95, 1994 Jun 20


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