Taylor T. Nelson, DMD

Meet Dr. Nelson

Dr. Taylor T. Nelson is committed to the highest standards in patient care as demonstrated by his extensive dental education and training. By continuing to improve on diagnosis, treatment planning, communication, and clinical execution, Dr. Nelson ensures that he is providing patients with the foremost endodontic care. Dr. Nelson has passed his written board examination with the American Board of Endodontics (ABE) and is currently preparing for the oral examination as well as amassing his clinical cases and recall radiographs in an attempt to complete the rigorous ABE certification process.

Born and raised in Birmingham, AL, Dr. Nelson graduated from Jefferson County International Baccalaureate High School where he received both an Advanced Academic High School Diploma and the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma. He went on to pursue his undergraduate studies at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, graduating Magna Cum Laude with Honors in Biology. He earned his doctorate from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Dentistry. Subsequent to graduation, Dr. Nelson completed a General Practice Residency program at the University Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. This residency program allowed him to gain more knowledge and expertise in restorative dentistry and interdisciplinary care. Additionally, he gained experience in the treatment of cancer and medically compromised patients. Pursuing his goal of becoming an Endodontist, he completed post-graduate training at the University of Alabama’s Post Graduate Endodontic Residency program.


Dr. Nelson is a member of the American Dental Association, the Tennessee Dental Association, and a specialist member of the American Association of Endodontists. Dr. Nelson has also published research in the Journal of Endodontics, the official peer reviewed publication of the American Association of Endodontists.


Dedicated to being one of the top experts in his field, Dr. Nelson participates in continuing education seminars annually and holds the position of Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry in the Department of Endodontics.