Dr. Gerlinde Tynan, MD

Dr. Gerlinde Tynan, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
48 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gerlinde Tynan, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Louisville, CO and has been practicing for 12 years. She specializes in breast surgery and breast surgical oncology.

CHPG Center for Breast Care - Louisville, CO

80 Health Park Dr Ste 270

Louisville, CO 80027
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Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Phoenix Health Plan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Tynan's Experience

Dr. Tynan's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tynan "As a woman I empathize with the personal and emotional components of a breast cancer diagnosis. I strive to tailor an individualized treatment plan for each patient based on national guidelines and taking into account their particular pathology, anatomy and personal wishes. I also treat benign breast disease and assess patients at high risk of developing breast cancer."

2  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery
  • Breast Surgical Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

8  Conditions Treated

11  Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Brachytherapy
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Partial Mastectomy
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Port Removal
  • Skin-Sparing Mastectomy
  • Ultrasound-Guided Biopsy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 Wyoming
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1997
  • University of Washington
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • University of Arizona
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • University of Arizona
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tynan has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Avista Adventist Hospital

is a Recipient of a Healthgrades Excellence Award
Patient Safety Excellence Award

Hospital Quality Award

Dr. Tynan is on the medical staff at our top-rated hospital.

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Dr. Tynan's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tynan to family and friends
9 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Tynan'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 (2)

Highly, Highly recommend Dr. Tynan!! Excellent Dr. Gave me all my options and then supported my choice. Excellent surgery experience. Very proactive and offered great preventative education before surgery to prevent problems after surgery. My scars look excellent and have even had other doctors...more
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I have been loyal to Avista Hospital for years. My screening mammography led to an ultrasound guided biopsy, which ultimately required surgical consultation. I was told about 3 surgeons at Avista who do breast cases. I chose Dr. Tynan for obvious reasons that I wanted woman, and she only does...more
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