Dr. Carl Lauryssen, MD

Dr. Carl Lauryssen, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Carl Lauryssen, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Round Rock, TX and has been practicing for 23 years. He specializes in neurosurgery and neurological spine surgery.

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Top Care Areas

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Spine Disorders
more than 72% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
more than 69% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

15  Conditions Treated

  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Meningiomas
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury

6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Cape Town, Faculty Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • University Of Calgary
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995
  • University of Alabama
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lauryssen has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lauryssen's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lauryssen to family and friends
15 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (15)

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Dr. Lauryssen's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Excellent Doctor. My Ortho referred me to him 9 years ago and I have multi level c-spine fusion. After all this time I have not had any problems. He is very caring and on the spot with tests and treatment. He has left CA for Texas and I have low back issues I wish I could see him for.
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I would absolutely not recommend Dr Lauryssen. I saw him in June 2017 for a painful condition. He ordered an MRI, Bone Density and X-ray. Three expensive tests. He never got back to me on results. I tried for 2 months to get hold of him. Finally got an email message to his wife, who is...more
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Dr. Lauryssen is an amazing surgeon, he's a very kind, passionate Dr. who cares about his patients more than I can describe..He is truly the real deal.
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Poor surgeon. Installed an artificial disc and the foramen was still constantly irritated leaving me with ever increasing pain. Three doctors have reviewed and said I need the foramen opened and that since inflammation of the nerve never went away the area around the nerve and closest to the disc...more
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