Dr. Chris Lycette, MD

Dr. Chris Lycette, MD

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Neurosurgery  |  
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49 y/o
(43)

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Dr. Chris Lycette, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Bethlehem, PA. He is 49 years old.

LVPG Neurosurgery-Muhlenberg

1770 Bathgate Rd Ste 402

Bethlehem, PA 18017
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerihealth
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

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Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 92% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 90% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
more than 90% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Trauma Surgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease

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Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Pennsylvania.

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.

Education

  • Columbia University College Of Physicians And Surgeons
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lycette has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lycette's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lycette to family and friends
4.1
based on 43 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (31)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Lycette's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
EXCELLENT
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Clifton Heights pa |
Dr. Lycette saved my 14 month olds life. He suffered a traumatic brain injury and Dr. Lycette performed brain surgery to relieve bleeding on the brain. He was extremely polite, and explained the procedure to us, and was very calming during a situation that was extremely stressful. We will be...more
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in Easton, PA |
Our first experience with Dr. Lycette about 2 years ago (2014), which came from a recommendation from my niece, a Registered Nurse at Muhlenberg Hospital. I asked her for the best in the area, and she recommended Dr. Lycette. He operated on my husband, He is so much better today. He then...more
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in Hanover Twp, PA |
Dr. Lycette did more for me than any local surgeons were offering to do. So professional. Loved him and his staff in Allentown!
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Lycette accepts 7 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
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  • Amerihealth
    Personal Choice PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Community Blue PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Lycette has admitting privileges

Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest
1200 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - 17th Street
1627 Chew St
Allentown, PA 18102
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Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg
2545 Schoenersville Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18017
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