Dr. Greg Wheeler, MD

Dr. Greg Wheeler, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Greg Wheeler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

740 S Limestone, Wing C, Floor 1, Ste B101

Lexington, KY 40536

Contact Information

(859) 323-5661

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Sagamore Health Network

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No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Wheeler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Low Back Pain more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Degenerative Disc Disease
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Degenerative Disc Disease more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 78% of his peers

Spine Disorders
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Wheeler treats Spine Disorders more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Wheeler treats this condition more than 77% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Degenerative Spine Diseases
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Pediatric Spinal Tumor
  • Progressive Spinal Muscular Atrophy
  • Progressive Spinobulbar Muscular Atrophy
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Dysostosis, Anhalt Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Ryukyuan Type
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Scapuloperoneal
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type I
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type II
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy, Type III
  • Spinal Tuberculosis

Dr. Wheeler's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Greg Wheeler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Lexington, KY and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Wright State Univ Sch Of Med in 1990 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1997
    University Of Louisville Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    1997
  • 1991
    University Of Louisville Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    1991
  • 1990
    Wright State Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    1990

Awards

Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Wheeler

1.7

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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1 Star
82.3529411764706%
(14)

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What a despicable human being Dr. Wheeler... shame on you. I wouldn't wish mom's pain on anyone but I hope that one day you are humbled with it. My mother came to you with spinal stenosis and bulging discs and you said that there was nothing wrong with her - mom said light-heartedly "you have to...Read More
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Cannot praise his ability as a surgeon enough. I was sent to Dr. Wheeler again and after reviewing my MRI on my lower back he felt I could benefit from surgery. He was correct! He basically gave me life again! Before surgery I was unable to go to work most days and if I did I couldn't get out of my...Read More
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The staff is ultra rude and have no concept of treating you as a human. They should all be fired.
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No bedside manner. Did not do a review of my father's medical record. Basically ran him through the office like a head of cattle. Should have came here to Healthgrades first before agreeing to see him. Dr. Wheeler, you have earned your 1 star rating. Congratulations.
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Very professional excellent bed side manner. Took extra time to explain my situation.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
Sagamore Health Network
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