Dr. Gilman Tyler, MD

Dr. Gilman Tyler, MD

General Surgery  |  
Male  |  
64 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Gilman Tyler, MD is a general surgery specialist in Tampa, FL and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine in 1981 and specializes in general surgery and vascular surgery.

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Top Care Areas


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

Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
more than 76% of peers
Venous Insufficiency
more than 66% of peers
Carotid Artery Disease
more than 63% of peers

Dr. Tyler'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.

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  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

Conditions Treated


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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.


  • Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • University of South Florida
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • University of South Florida
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1981
  • University of South Florida
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tyler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tyler's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tyler to family and friends
based on 38 total reviews (20 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (38)

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Dr. Tyler's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (20)

Amazing staff, engaged provider; complete and total care from start to finish!!
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My recent visit to see Dr. Tyler was a checkup from hernia surgery he performed on me about 2 years ago. Everything is fine, Dr. Tyler is a very skilled surgeon. I would only recommend Dr. Tyler and his staff if you need an outstanding Dr. with a staff to make you feel comfortable throughout your...more
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Dr Tyler has taken care of me a couple of times. He is caring, honest,professional, knowledgeable but most of all a superb physician. His staff are very courteous, helpful and consistent.I would highly recommend Dr Tyler.....
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Dr. Tyler instills confidence by skillfully responding as an experienced physician to any patient concerns. In my case, I was thoroughly briefed on how to prepare for surgery and what to expect before and after the procedure. His explanations and instructions were simply stated and clearly...more
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It's kind of scary the things coming out of a surgeons mouth. He actually said a lymph node was a muscle even after I showed him a sonogram and report stating it's a lymph node. Sorry but I'm gonna have to side with the radiologist who has just as much if not more schooling. Then proceeded to tell...more
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