Damani Taylor, MD

About Me

  • Clinical Expertise: Pediatrics; Palliative Care; Pain and Symptom Management
  • Languages Spoken: English
  • Education: MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • Residencies: Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Jacobi Medical Center
  • Fellowships: Palliative Care, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
  • Board Certifications: Pediatrics

See My Colleagues


Taylor DC, Brady JE, Li G, Sonty N, Saroyan JM. Characterization of pain in patients with Barth Syndrome. Children’s Health Care 2016;45(2):192-203.

Saroyan JM, Cheng WY, Taylor DC, Afzal A, Sonty N, Sullivan MA. Select practice behaviors of clinicians on the use of opioids for adolescents with subacute and chronic nonmalignant pain. J Opioid Manage 2011; 7:123-34.

Clinical Trials

As home to one of the world’s top cancer research centers, Memorial Sloan Kettering is typically involved in more than 900 clinical trials at a given time. Currently, clinical trials focused on the conditions I treat are enrolling new patients. If you’re interested in joining a clinical trial, click to learn about the trial’s purpose, eligibility criteria, and how to get more information.

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Most major health insurers offer plans that include MSK as one of their in-network providers. If MSK is in-network, it means all our doctors are too. Medicaid and New York State Medicare also provide benefits for care at MSK.

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