Matthew Hiram Taylor M.D.

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Faculty profile
  • Program director, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute phase 1 clinical trials

Assistant Professor of Medicine School of Medicine

Accepting new patients

4.9 out of 5 (281 Ratings, 51 Comments)


  • Cancer

Special focus on

  • Melanoma
  • Thyroid Cancer


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

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

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

    • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2009


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.


  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships and associations

  • American College of Physicians

Clinical Trials

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Patient Ratings

4.9 out of 5 (281 Ratings, 51 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

Patient Comments

  • Nov 14, 2018

    Dr. Taylor is the best. He knows how to evaluate my cancer situation and test results to decide what treatment plan will work best for me. We have been very pleased working with Dr Taylor and the staff at OHSU.

  • Nov 14, 2018

    Other than our 45 min wait, our experience was positive.

  • Nov 13, 2018

    Wonderful, caring listener. Extremely intelligent yet can explain things so you can easily understand. Sincerely cares about his patients, is candid and answers honestly with tough, direct questions.

  • Nov 07, 2018

    always excellent

  • Nov 07, 2018

    Mathew is always a pleasure and the staff is always great

  • Nov 06, 2018

    Caring, friendly, knowledgeable

  • Nov 06, 2018

    My One and Only complaint is requiring a IV for the Contrast CT. Scan?It states on my File I require the Aultra Sound machine?Very Difficult Stick since birth and I?m 74-The IV person was nice, but insistent on trying before using the machine?So she didn?t succeed?Used the machine, good solid vein, successful.CT Scan was smooth.Appointment with Dr. Taylor was Remarkable.

  • Nov 06, 2018

    She's very nice. Very good doctor. I love him. Thank you. Bye.

  • Nov 03, 2018

    Wonderful Doctor. Gave me a cancer free diagnosis. I am so happy.

  • Oct 24, 2018

    Dr Taylor answered all the questions I and my husband had, when we talked about my treatent plan. We talked about how future imaging results would affect that plan.

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