Stanford C. Taylor, M.D. is originally from Oregon and attended college at Brigham Young University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in physiology. Thereafter, Dr. Taylor enrolled in medical school at Oregon Health and Science University, where he graduated with honors and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. Dr. Taylor then moved to St. Louis for his training in ophthalmology through the Department of Visual Sciences at Washington University. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Taylor further specialized in ophthalmology through a vitreoretinal surgical fellowship at the Oregon Health and Science University Casey Eye Institute. Dr. Taylor then moved to Colorado where he joined Retina Consultants of Southern Colorado.
Dr. Taylor’s practice focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of vitreoretinal diseases including diabetic retinopathy, macular degeneration, retinal detachment, epiretinal membrane, macular hole, retinal vascular disease, and intraocular inflammatory disease.
In addition to his many clinical interests, Dr. Taylor has been an advocate for ophthalmology on a national level. He is well published and has presented the results of collaborative research projects on various topics including intraocular infections, the importance of transparency with physician-industry relationships, and surgical outcomes in patients with various vitreoretinal diseases. He has also been part of many clinical trials to surgically deliver gene therapies to individuals with inherited retinal diseases.
Dr. Taylor is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, American Society of Retina Specialists, and Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology.