Dr. Daniel Galyon, MD

Dr. Daniel Galyon, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 61
(24)
Save
Dr. Daniel Galyon, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Johnson City, NY and has been practicing for 29 years. He graduated from Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse) in 1982 and specializes in neurosurgery.

46 Harrison St

Johnson City, NY 13790

Contact Information

(607) 729-4942

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Excellus BlueCross BlueShield
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP Health Care

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Galyon

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Galyon performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 98% of peers
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
very high
more than 97% of peers

Dr. Galyon's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

Less

Read Less

25  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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

  • Suny Upstate Medical University (Syracuse)
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Johns Hopkins University / School of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Upstate Medical University/ College of Health Professions
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galyon has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Galyon does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Galyon and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Galyon's Reviews

2.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galyon to family and friends
24 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (24)

  • 5
    (9)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Galyon's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

If you are looking for a "warm and fuzzy" doctor that sugar coats thing, he is NOT the doctor for you. He is upfront, blunt, and tells it like it is. I saw him for low back pain. He said he could help with my leg pain, but as for my back pain, I'm screwed. I, for one, like his upfront and blunt...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I have read a few of the reviews here and have to make a review of my own. I have seen it written hes arrogant pompous and an ok surgeon at best. In my encounter with him I found him not to be pompous or arrogant just simply brutally honest Dr Gaylon is a superior quality surgeon who spent this...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I have dealt with Dr. Galyon on several ocassions and in several capacities over 3 years. He is a very little man with an undeserved ego.He is an OK surgeon at best. I've witnessed him not even being able to use a simple suctioning device. His social skills are that of an inept recluse. He usually...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
This Dr. has no courtesy, he is a rude pompous, arrogant individual. He actually refused to speak with my wife, in the hospital when her mother was dying following a stroke. He put his hand up like stopping traffic and told my wife, I have a Dr on the case and he will answer your questions. Mind...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
I have had 3 successful surgeries with Dr. Galyon. Each surgery was perfect - If I needed another surgery and Dr. Galyon was not available I would seek a surgeon out of the area. I trust him 100%. He has always used surgery as the last resort, initially recommending PT and/or steroid injections....more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon optionthumbs down icon option
Flag this
Image of Dr. Galyon
Are you Dr. Galyon?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Neurosurgery
(35)
Neurosurgery
(16)
Neurosurgery
(13)
Neurosurgery
(27)
Neurosurgery
(24)
Neurosurgery
(14)
Neurosurgery
(33)