Jason Karnell Taylor, MD

Specializing in Rheumatology, Internal Medicine

Dr. Jason Taylor is a board-certified rheumatologist at Baptist Medical Group - Madison Specialty Care in Madison, MS. He provides care for diverse diseases, including rare rheumatic diseases, with a special interest in treating lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, and osteoarthritis. A native Mississippian, he began his career in academics serving as an Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and has been pivotal in reviving the state of Mississippi’s rheumatology society, the Mississippi Arthritis and Rheumatism Society (MSARS), serving as President since 2016. He joined Baptist Medical Group in 2022.



Bachelor of Science in biology; Tougaloo College; Tougaloo, MS

Medical School

St. Louis University School of Medicine


Internal Medicine; University of Mississippi Medical Center


Rheumatology; University of Mississippi Medical Center

Awards, Certifications & Memberships

Board Certifications

  • Board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in Rheumatology
  • Certified Clinical Densitometrist

Professional Organizations

  • Mississippi Arthritis and Rheumatism Society
  • American College of Rheumatology

Primary Location

Madison Specialty Care

401 Baptist Drive, Ste 401
Madison,MS 39110

Hospital Affiliations

Baptist Memorial Hospital-Atalla
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Mississippi Baptist Medical Center