Dr. Greg Wheeler, MD

Dr. Greg Wheeler, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 54
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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 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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Top Care Areas

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

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 95% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers
Broken Neck
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Wheeler'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*

46  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • 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
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15  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Wheeler has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wheeler's Reviews

1.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wheeler to family and friends
16 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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

Dr. Wheeler's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

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...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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