Larry Taylor has over 30 years of experience in healthcare delivery, management, and physician relations. Prior to founding Practice Partners in HealthCare, LLC, he served as President and COO of the largest provider of Ambulatory Surgery Centers in the United States.
His initial entry into healthcare was focused in the delivery of Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic care. As a clinician he, personally, experienced the processes, challenges, and expectations healthcare workers face. His commitments to clinical outcomes and patient care and to those who deliver them remain a focus throughout his career. This experience provided the basis for his advancement and growth in management, including responsibilities for multiple healthcare sites across the U.S. and the United Kingdom in rehabilitation, diagnostics, and surgery over the course of his career. Since founding Practice Partners the team has developed and opened multiple surgery centers and has a pipeline of centers under development and construction. The founder also has a background in education and currently serves as an adjunct professor in healthcare at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, participates as a Board Member on several non-for-profit entities. Currently serves as a board member for the Ambulatory Surgery Center Association and the Ambulatory Surgery Center Foundation. He is a graduate of West Virginia University and a Nationally Certified Athletic Trainer.