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Matthew David Taylor, M.D.

Office Location

Penn State Hershey Thoracic Surgery
500 University Drive, Cancer Institute, T1400
Hershey, PA 17033
Tel: 800-243-1455/717-531-6585 Fax: 717-531-0395

Specialties

Thoracic Surgery

Patient Services Provided

Lung Cancer Esophageal Cancer Benign Esophageal Surgery - Gastroesophageal Reflux, Paraesophageal Hernia, and Achalasia Tracheal Disorders Mediastinal Tumors Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery

Professional Education

Fellowship, Surgery, Thoracic, University of Virginia Medical Center (Charlottesville) (2014) Residency, Surgery, General, University of Virginia Medical Center (Charlottesville) (2012) M.D., Temple University School of Medicine (Pennsylvania) (2005)

Research Interests

Mechanisms of recurrent and metastatic disease in lung and esophageal cancer
Tumor microenvironment
Circulating tumor cells
Animal models of lung and esophageal cancer

Publications

Taylor MD, LaPar DJ, Thomas CJ, Persinger M, Stelow E, Kozower BD, Lau CL, Jones DR.
Lymph node ratio predicts recurrence and survival following R0 resection for non-small cell lung cancer.
Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2013; 96(4):1163-70.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23998409
Taylor MD, LaPar DJ, Davis JP, Isbell JM, Kozower BD, Lau CL, Jones DR.
Induction chemoradiotherapy and surgery for esophageal cancer: survival benefit with downstaging.
Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2013; 96(1):225-30.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23618518
Taylor MD, Nagji AS, Bhamidipati CM, Theodosakis N, Kozower BD, Lau CL, Jones DR.
Tumor recurrence after complete resection for non-small cell lung cancer.
Annals of Thoracic Surgery 2012;93(6):1813-20.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22542070
Taylor MD, Liu Y, Nagji AS, Theodosakis N, and Jones DR.
Combined proteasome and histone deacetylase inhibition attenuates epithelial- mesenchymal transition through E-cadherin in esophageal cancer cells.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2010;139(5):1224-32.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20412959
Taylor MD, Smith PW, Brix WK, Wick MR, Theodosakis N, Swenson BR, Kozower BD, Lau CL, Jones DR.
Fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography and tumor marker expression in non-small cell lung cancer.
J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg.2009 Jan;137(1):43-8.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19154901