Steven Taliaferro, DC

Assistant Professor, Department of Basic Sciences


Email: [email protected]

Phone: 503-251-5789

  • BA in Microbiology, University of Tennessee, 1990
  • DC, Western States Chiropractic College, 2001
  • MS in Radiology, University of Western States, 2013
  • Worked as an orthopedic and trauma tech for six years at Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center and East Tennessee Children’s Hospital in Knoxville prior to chiropractic college
  • Worked as a clinician and Attending Physician at WSCC outpatient clinic for seven years prior to entering a three year full time residency in radiology
  • Have been an assistant professor in the basic sciences at UWS since 2014 teaching pathology, physiology and assistant instructor of histology
  • Simulated patient trainer and exam proctor for the Part IV National Board of Chiropractic Examiners since 2015
  • Presently UWS Faculty Senate President serving second term