Dr. Mike Tyler, MD

Dr. Mike Tyler, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o
(9)

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Dr. Mike Tyler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Charleston, SC and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

South Carolina Neurosurgeons

9313 Medical Plaza Dr Ste 303

Charleston, SC 29406
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Choice Health
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
  • MedCost

Background Check

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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. Tyler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyler treats Low Back Pain more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Tyler treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyler treats Herniated Disc more than 90% of his peers

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

Spine Fractures, Traumatic
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyler treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Tyler treats this condition more than 84% of his peers

Dr. Tyler's conditions and procedures:

Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
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
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Craniotomy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Kyphoplasty
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Myelopathy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Percutaneous Procedures
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Peripheral Nerve Injuries
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Mon-Thurs. 9am-4pm. Lunch 1-2pm.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • Y
    Fellowship Hospital
  • 1981
    Med University Sc
    Residency Hospital
    1981
  • 1977
    University MD School Med
    Internship Hospital
    1977
  • 1976
    Medical University Of South Carolina
    Medical School
    1976

Awards

Dr. Tyler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tyler

4.2

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
0%
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1 Star
11.11111111111111%
(1)

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Dr. Tyler's Performance
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EXCELLENT Dr./Surgeon, good staff. Dr. Tyler is friendly, approachable, knowledgeable and answered all questions in a way I could understand. Resolved my issues quickly.
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Waited over an hour and a half in exam room before he walked in. Despite having x-rays, and MRI, and a four page questionnaire about my issues he had no idea why I was there. Was not good at trying to explain my specific diagnosis. I will not return.
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Up until my appointment yesterday, July 6, 2016, I was very satisfied. He performed carpal tunnel surgery on both hands and I am pleased with the results. However, when I had the stitches removed on the left hand, the person removing them didn't get the end knot and said that it would grow out. ...Read More
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Dr. Tyler did a C-5C-6 fusion when my disc was pressed against my spinal cord. He was very thorough in explaining what was happening. And what options I had. He made me feel comfortable I in the 1 visit I had before my surgery a few days later. I had no issues with the surgery and didn't need any...Read More
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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
American Republic
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arkansas
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Blue Cross Blue Shield of South Carolina
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Commercial Insurance Company
Coventry Health Care
First Choice Health
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
MedCost
MedCost PPO
Medicaid
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Planned Administration Inc
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare
Universal American
Veteran Administration Plan

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