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School of Medicine Columbia

Faculty and Staff

R. Caughman Taylor, M.D.

Title: Senior Associate Dean
Department Chair; Clinical Professor
Department: Pediatrics
School of Medicine Columbia
Phone: 803-545-5036

Nine Medical Park, Ste 400

Caughman Taylor

Medical Education

University of South Carolina School of Medicine, MD, 1983


Richland Memorial Hospital, 1985



Board Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics, 1988


R. Caughman Taylor, MD, currently serves as chair of the Prisma Health-USC Medical Group Department of Pediatrics and is the senior medical director at Prisma Health Children’s Hospital–Midlands. He received his medical degree from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine Columbia and completed his residency training at Palmetto Health/USC School of Medicine. He is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and has served in several significant leadership roles at Prisma Health and the USC School of Medicine, including pediatric residency program director, vice chairman and chairman of the Department of Pediatrics, and interim dean of the School of Medicine.

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