Dr. Randall Dryer, MD

Dr. Randall Dryer, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 65
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Dr. Randall Dryer, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Austin, TX and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1977 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery and orthopedic surgery.

6818 Austin Center Blvd Ste 200

Austin, TX 78731

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Medicaid

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Dryer performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Herniated Disc
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Dryer "Thorough diagnosis, conservative care with surgery utilizing the very latest techniques, as a last resort."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

68  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
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29  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
    Medical School | Graduated 1977
  • University Iowa
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • University Iowa
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Cambridge
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Patient's Choice Award by Vitals.com, 2011
  • Top 100 Spine Surgeons by Beckers Orthopedic & Spine Review, 2011
Media & Publications

Dr. Dryer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dryer's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dryer to family and friends
200 total reviews (49 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (200)

  • 5
    (180)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (15)

Dr. Dryer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (49)

I've always had great great service here and trust Doctor Dryer implicitly. If you are looking for precision answers, from a brilliant mind, from a doctor who has your best health in mind and doesn't squander words, then come here and let Doctor Dryer help you. Tell him precisely what and where...more
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Dr. Dryer, PA Vanessa, scheduling staff, reception staff, nursing staff, X-ray staff, check out staff, and every other staff are of the highest quality and ALWAYS greet you with a smile. I couldn’t be happier with my experience.
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After an MRI it was determined that I had spinal stenosis that was crushing the nerves going down my legs. In July of 2017 I had major surgery to place titanium cages in my spine between L2,3,4 and 5 for a fusion and to give me space between the disks. From the moment I woke up from surgery the...more
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Dr. Dryer and his team are Awesome! He is someone I will forever thank for helping me become pain free!
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Dr. Dryer and his staff are very knowledgeable and professional in the procedures that they perform. On 3/16/18, I underwent an anterior cervical diskectomy and fusion of c6/c7. The surgery went smoothly without complication. As of 3/28/18, my condition in my left arm has gone away. I still...more
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