Eldred B. Taylor, M. D.

Eldred B. Taylor M.D., aka The Hormone Doctor, is a well-known, dynamic speaker on Functional and Anti-Aging Medicine. He is a co-founder of American Functional Medicine Association (AFMA). Dr. Taylor is a sought-after radio and television personality and has been featured in local and national publications. He is the co-author of two books, Are Your Hormone Making You Sick? and The Stress Connection.

Dr. Taylor is originally from Nashville, Tennessee, received his Bachelor of Science degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee. He earned his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Taylor completed his internship and residency specialty training in obstetrics and gynecology at Emory where he served as Chief Resident of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has served as Assistant Clinical Professor at Emory University School of Medicine for many years. Dr. Taylor also served as a faculty member for the Fellowship in Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Functional Medicine where he taught basic and advanced hormone replacement and GI health to hundreds of fellows.

Dr. Taylor is an internationally known medical lecturer and leading expert on functional medicine with a special focus on diagnosing and treating hormonal imbalances. To date, Dr. Taylor has provided over 500 hours of continuing medical education on functional and anti-aging medicine. He currently practices functional and anti-aging medicine in Atlanta, Georgia with his wife, Ava Bell-Taylor, M.D.


Ava Bell-Taylor, M.D.

Ava Bell-Taylor, M.D., originally from Atlanta, Georgia, received her Bachelor of Science degree from Spelman College. She later received her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine. Dr. Bell-Taylor completed an internship in family practice at Floyd Medical Center. She then completed a residency in psychiatry at Emory University. Dr. Bell-Taylor specializes in functional medicine and bio-identical hormone replacement with special emphasis on how the hormone disorders, nutritional deficiencies and environmental toxins contribute to psychiatric disorders. She is the co-author of Are Your Hormones Making You Sick and The Stress Connection? Dr. Bell-Taylor is the co-founder and director for American Functional Medicine Association, Maximum Health Enterprises, and Creative Medical Solutions, which provides CME and practice management services respectively for healthcare providers.