Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD

Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 46
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Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Visalia, CA and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery, critical care neurosurgery, and more.

202 W Willow Ave Ste 305

Visalia, CA 93291

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • HealthSmart
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 92% of peers
Traumatic Brain Injury
normal
more than 77% of peers
Spine Disorders
normal
more than 76% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Critical Care Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Whitlatch Jr does not have any board certifications listed.

60  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cavernous Malformation of Spine
  • 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
  • Kyphosis
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Occult Spinal Dysraphism
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • 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
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • Boston University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Whitlatch Jr's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Whitlatch Jr

4.3

Based on 11 reviews

5 Stars
72.72727272727273%
(8)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
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Our community is fortunate to have such a brilliant physician available to us. Dr L. Whitlatch is honest and direct. He takes the time to find out what challenge he needs to fix and discusses the options we all have. My 82 year old mother was in so much pain she could hardly get out of bed or a...Read More
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Very professional man. If you met him then you will understand. Fortunately I was not a candidate for brain surgery even though I suffered a TBI. Through """"""GODS""""" grace I survived a traumatic injury and feeling just a little better mentally. When it comes to healing we have no control over...Read More
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I absolutely, wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Whitlatch to anyone who needs the services of an excellent brain surgeon. I was rushed into the emergency room of a hospital where I was fortunate enough for it to be one of the hospitals he works in. I woke up after having having Dr. Whitlatch's surgery...Read More
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