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Dr. Mike Tyler, MD

Dr. Mike Tyler, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 69

  

Dr. Mike Tyler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Ladson, SC and has been practicing for 38 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.


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(843) 256-3009

Dr. Tyler accepts the following insurance:

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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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice claims information for South Carolina
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No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Tyler's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tyler treats Spondylosis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Tyler treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

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

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
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • 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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • 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
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • 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 Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • 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
1977
University MD School Med
Internship Hospital
1976
Medical University Of South Carolina
Medical School
1981
1977
1976

Awards

Dr. Tyler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tyler

4.2

Based on 9 reviews

5 Stars
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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%
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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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