Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD

Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD

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Age 46
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Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chico, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery, critical care neurosurgery, and more.

251 Cohasset Rd Ste 370

Chico, CA 95926

Contact Information

(530) 895-3333

Insurance Accepted

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

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for California
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Whitlatch Jr's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitlatch Jr treats Spondylosis more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Whitlatch Jr treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitlatch Jr treats Spondylolisthesis more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Whitlatch Jr treats this condition more than 90% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
Spine Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Whitlatch Jr treats Spine Disorders more than 90% of his peers

Dr. Whitlatch Jr treats this condition more than 90% 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. Whitlatch Jr's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
Bone Cancer
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Cavernous Malformation of Spine
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Surgery
Chiari's Deformity
Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
Complex Spine Surgery
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphosis
Kyphosis Surgery
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lower Spine Surgery
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Lumbar Spine Surgery
Meningiomas
Microsurgical Spine Surgery
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Occult Spinal Dysraphism
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Instability
Spinal Internal Fixation
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstruction
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
Stereotactic Surgery
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Lyman Whitlatch Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Chico, CA and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from Boston University School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery, critical care neurosurgery, and more.

Specialties

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

Education

2000
Boston University School Of Medicine
Medical School
2000

Dr. Whitlatch Jr's Reviews

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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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Locations

University Neurosciences Institute, Visalia, CA

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    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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