Matt Taintor, MD

Specialty

Internal Medicine

Location

Ethel Lund Medical Center

Certifications

Pediatrics (ABP) Internal Medicine (ACP)

Education and Experience

Dr. Taintor earned his medical degree from the University of Minnesota and he completed a combined internal medicine/pediatrics residency at the University of Utah. He also holds undergraduate degrees in psychology and biology from Bethel University in St. Paul, Minn. Before medical school, Dr. Taintor lived in Juneau where he worked with Juneau Youth Services for a couple of years and spent time as a fly-fishing guide. Dr. Taintor worked for SEARHC in Sitka before his move to ELMC in Juneau. He and his wife are happy to be back in Juneau.

Awards and Honors

While at the University of Minnesota, Dr. Taintor was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Personal Interests

Dr. Taintor’s medical interests include pediatrics. He also enjoys playing outdoors with his kids, fly-fishing, and hunting.