Ken Taylor, DDS FAGD

Dr. Taylor has been in practice since 1986.  Born and raised in Camden, Arkansas, he attended Louisiana Tech University where he received a B.S. in Zoology.  Dr. Taylor earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1986 and is also a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry.  He moved to Mesquite to set up his practice and has now been there for over 29 years.

With a practice based on integrity and excellence, Dr. Taylor strives to help every patient achieve their oral health goals.  Although being very conservative in his approach to dental care, he addresses each patient's concern as if it was his own.  Modern and advanced dental care is always discussed, along with other options, with the understanding that each patient's situation is unique.


Continuing Education is important to Dr. Taylor, and being involved in local study clubs and attending continuing education courses allows him to stay abreast of and learn about the new ideas in dentistry. His practice utilizes modern dental techniques such as digital radiography and digital impression taking.  Of course, nitrous oxide sedation is available, but he also offers oral sedation and IV conscious sedation as alternatives.

Dr. Taylor's practice is certainly a general family practice, seeing adults and children, alike, but he also enjoys more complex restorative dentistry.  The pracitce utilizes dental implant therapy, orthodontics, and other specialties to compliment his restorative treatments

Faith and family are the most important things in Dr. Taylor's life.  He has been a Christian from an early age and values his relationship with God as his top priority.  Weekly Bible studies with friends and time with high school aged young men at LakePointe Church in Rockwall are cherished times.  Dr. Taylor has been married to Kim since 1987 and they have two boys.   Brooks  recently obtained his Master of Accountancy from the University of Arkansas and is beginning his career in public tax accounting.  Mason is a graduate of Rockwall-Heath High School and is attending the University of Arkansas where he is enrolled in the Honors Engineering program. 



As for hobbies and interests, Dr. Taylor is a sports enthusiast.  Having played several sports in high school and starting out playing football in college, he continued playing baseball, softball, basketball, golf, and most anything else with a ball, recreationally through and after dental school.  Golf became his main pastime where as a member of the Dallas Atheltic Club he was the 2001 President's Cup winner and partnered in the 2001 Club Four Ball championship.  He was also a Texas Amatuer qualifier in 1998.  His other sports hobby in recent years has become radio and internet broadcasting for Rockwall-Heath High School's football and baseball teams.  He was fortunate to be able to call the 2012 Class 4A Championship game for the state champion, Heath Hawks.




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