Matthew Hiram TaylorM.D.

  • Program director, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute phase 1 clinical trials
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine


  • Cancer

Special focus on

  • Melanoma
  • Thyroid Cancer

I see patients at


Dr. Taylor specializes in treating patients with melanoma and thyroid cancer. He has a particular interest in thyroid cancers. In addition to his clinical research, Dr. Taylor studies cancer cells and patients tumors in his laboratory. Dr. Taylor and his wife Jessica, are the proud parents of four daughters. When he is not at the hospital, he is at soccer games, piano recitals, ballet and dance performances, and school plays. When there’s time, he enjoys cycling, golf, and oddly enough – yard work.


  • M.D., 2005, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Residency:

    • Internal medicine, University of Washington, 2007
  • Fellowship:

    • Hematology and medical oncology, Oregon Health & Science University, 2010
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009


  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships and associations

  • American College of Physicians

Patient ratings

4.8 out of 5 (433 Ratings, 160 Comments)

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