Dr. Randall Dryer, MD

Dr. Randall Dryer, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 65
(195)
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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

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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."
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Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dryer to family and friends
4.7
based on 195 total reviews (43 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (195)

  • 5
    (175)
  • 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 (43)

in Austin, Texas
Dr. Dryer performed an L5-S1 discectomy on an disc I herniated over 2.5 years ago, and I could not be happier with the results. From the initial appointment through the post-op, Dr. Dryer and his staff provided exceptional care. Their professionalism in addressing my concerns and ensuring I...more
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Dr. Dryer was great and really helped me to fix my neck and shoulder pain. Importantly, surgery was not his first option either, he really worked hard to understand if surgery was the best option for me. In my case it was. I am ~ 2months out from surgery and I feel great, no pain and making a fast...more
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in Las Cruces, NM
I was very impressed with Dr. Dryer, Vanessa, as well as the entire office staff. My son required spinal lumbar fusion. Dr. Dryer and Vanessa used cutting edge procedures for rebuilding and fusion of his lumbar spine and disc replacement. He had organized a team of physicians for the actual...more
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in lockhart,tx
I would HIGHLY recommend Dr.Dryer and his assistant Vanessa along with all his team of professionals. I love them all as I believe they all worked together to give me my life back. I have a spinal stimulation devise implanted in my back.. From day one , years of constant pain was completely gone....more
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in Cedar Park
OMG My experience with Dr Dryer, PA Vanessa and the entire staff is/was absolutely amazing. Everyone is so efficient and knowledgeable.. Office is spacious & very clean. Dr Dryer's expertise is above & beyond most doctors dealing with lumbar issues based on my experience. The new technology...more
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