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Dr. Michael Lynn, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 42

Dr. Lynn

Dr. Michael Lynn, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from New York University School Of Medicine in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery, cerebrovascular neurosurgery, and more.

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(864) 797-7150

Dr. Lynn accepts the following insurance:

Choice Plus POS II
Open Access
Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Golden Rule
Choice Care PPO
MedCost PPO
Medical Mutual of Ohio
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
NGS CoreSource
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
Universal American

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Dr. Lynn's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lynn treats Meningiomas more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Lynn treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lynn treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 85% of his peers

Dr. Lynn treats this condition more than 85% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spine Disorders

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lynn treats Spine Disorders more than 74% of his peers

Dr. Lynn treats this condition more than 74% 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. Lynn's conditions and procedures:

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acromegaly
  • Aneurysm
  • Aneurysm Clipping
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor 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
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Craniotomy
  • Cushing's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Endoscopy
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epilepsy
  • Failed Back Surgery Revision
  • Fracture
  • Hemifacial Spasm
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intrauterine Device Management
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Minimally Invasive Brain Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Surgery
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Pituitary Surgery
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Schwannoma
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • 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
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Transanal Endoscopic Microsurgery (TEM)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization

About Me

Care Philosophy

Dr. Lynn believes that honesty, integrity, and communication is the foundation of his practice. He looks forward to visiting with and treating his patients.


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

Board Certifications


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
University Of Florida-Shands Hospital
Residency Hospital
University Of Florida-Shands Hospital
Internship Hospital
New York University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Yale University
Undergraduate School


  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • University of Florida Excellence in Medical Education Award, 2010

Media & Publications

  • Gregory A. Murad, Michael Lynn, Amy A. Smith, David V. Smullen, Sharatchandra S. Bidari, Anna Co, and David W. Pincus. Brain Tumors. In Pediatric Practice Neurology. Paul R. Carney and James D. Geyer eds. McGraw-Hill, USA, Jan 2010.,
  • Lynn M, Friedman WA. Hyperbaric oxygen in the treatment of a radiosurgical complication: technical case report. Neurosurgery. 60(3):E579, 2007.,

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Excellent visit with Dr. Lynn today. Very pleased with the time he spent explaining my condition and answering my questions and my wife’s questions!
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A great doctor who listens and takes the time to get to know you before jumping to any conclusions about treatment.
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I had the worst experience withbthis doctor after spending over an hour in the waiting room Dr Lynn came rushing in the room spent less than 2 minutes with me and said I needed no operation.......worthless visit........ I'm now scheduled with a real surgeon for an operation on 4 disc same MRI just...Read More
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Surgery on wife's brain tumor on 7/5 was very successful and skillfully done. Great personal and bedside manner. Highly recommend.
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My personal physician sent to his office. After waiting two weeks to be called, I called them. They told my appointment would be in five weeks with Dr. Gardner. Finally when my appointment came up Gardner stated he doesn't do the surgery anymore and sent me to Lynn. On the day of the appointment...Read More
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