Meet Jeffrey M. Taffet, MD

Jeffrey M. Taffet, MD

Dr. Taffet came to Arizona in 1986. He graduated from Syracuse University Magna Cum Laude where he majored in Biology and Fine Arts. He completed his medical education at New Jersey College of Medicine and his residency in Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. He also completed a fellowship in Head and Neck reconstruction and was an assistant professor of Surgery at the State University in New York. He is a Member of The American Academy of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgeons, The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, as well as State and County Medical Societies. He serves on the Physician Advisory Board of Diver Alert Network. He has performed over 15,000 sinuses, and Head and Neck procedures.

He is an active skier, scuba diver, and skydiver, with over 5000 jumps and the holder of several world records. He enjoys hiking the slot canyons of Northern Arizona and Southern Utah.  He has participated in Samaritan’s Outreach Program for 13 years where he delivered volunteer specialty medical care to outlying and rural areas of Arizona and the Navajo Nation.  In 2000, Dr. Taffet was awarded Physician of the Year by Phoenix Memorial Hospital for his contributions.  His highest priorities are his wife Debbie and his two daughters Jordan and Jesse and sons Paxton and Cayden. Our newest goal for 2015 and 2016 it that “Nobody should suffer anymore from sinus headaches now that office Sinuplasty is available!” In 2009 and 2010, Dr. Taffet was featured in Phoenix Magazine’s Top Doc List for Otolaryngology.