Surgery Critical Care
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons
Edward “Rick” Taylor, MD, FACS, earned his B.S. in Computer Science from Texas A&M University in College Station, where he also served as a Texas Emergency Medical Technician with the Texas A&M University Emergency Medical Service. He attended medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in El Paso, where he earned his MD in 1999. Serving as Chief Resident, Dr. Taylor completed his General Surgery residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda, California. He subsequently completed a Trauma and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at the University of Florida School of Medicine in Jacksonville, Florida, and joined Urgent Surgery Associates, PA, in 2007.
He has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Surgery since 2007, with certifications in both General Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, and is a Fellow of the American College of surgeons. He holds an Adjunct Assistant Professor faculty appointment with Texas A&M Health Sciences Center, and is involved in the training of surgical residents, surgical critical care fellows, and advanced practice providers (APPs).