Dr. Paul Detwiler, MD

Dr. Paul Detwiler, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Paul Detwiler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

700 Olympic Plaza Cir Ste 850

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 595-2441

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • CoreSource
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • HealthFirst
  • HealthSmart
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Texas
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. Detwiler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Broken Neck
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Detwiler treats Broken Neck more than 93% of his peers

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

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Detwiler treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Detwiler treats this condition more than 93% 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 Fractures, Traumatic
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Detwiler treats Spine Fractures, Traumatic more than 92% of his peers

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

Dr. Detwiler's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
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 Spine Myelopathy
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Deep Brain Stimulation
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotactic Radiosurgery
Stereotactic Surgery
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease
Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Paul Detwiler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University in 1993 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2000
    Barrrow Neurological Institute
    Fellowship Hospital
    2000
  • 1999
    Barrrow Neurological Institute
    Residency Hospital
    1999
  • 1994
    Maricopa Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1994
  • 1993
    Albert Einstein College Of Medicine Of Yeshiva University
    Medical School
    1993
  • 1986
    Drexel University
    Undergraduate School
    1986

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Detwiler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Detwiler

4.7

Based on 118 reviews

5 Stars
89.83050847457628%
(106)
4 Stars
0.847457627118644%
(1)
3 Stars
1.694915254237288%
(2)
2 Stars
0.847457627118644%
(1)
1 Star
6.779661016949152%
(8)

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DR DETWILER VERY NICE AND EXPLAINED WHAT WAS WRONG, OFFICE STAFF EXCELLENT IN SCHEDULING APPOINTMENTS, EXPLAINED THE COST AND WHAT WAS NEEDED TO DO BEFORE SURGERY. SURGERY WAS VERY SUCCESSFUL AND NOT COMPLICATIONS. WOULD HIGHTLY RECOMMENDED DR DETWILER.
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I’m upset and frustrated after a back and forth with insurance and doctor’s stuff. My insurance told me did not approve a disco gram after asking why they advice me that doctor did not want to specifie why in such a short time also insurance said that all they needed is an explanation and doctors...Read More
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He did my dads surgery and dad had excellent results, so I let him do my neck surgery. I had lost the use of my right hand and was quickly losing the use of and feeling in my left arm. After correcting my spinal stenosis I immediately regained use of my right hand, and over a 2 week period the...Read More
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I will be forever grateful to Dr. Detwiler for saving my life in 2015. There are not enough words to describe his patience and understanding. If there were a higher rating than 5 he would get a 100.
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I would never recommend this quack/hack and pathological liar to operate on anything. He should lose his licence.
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Locations

Tyler Neurosurgical Associates

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 12:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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