Dr. Richard Tyer, MD

Dr. Richard Tyer, MD

Neurology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Richard Tyer, MD is a neurology specialist in Tyler, TX and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston in 1993 and specializes in neurology.

312 E 5th St

Tyler, TX 75701

Contact Information

(903) 595-6789

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.
  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Zurich

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Top Care Areas

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

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
very high
more than 97% of peers
very high
more than 96% of peers
Sleep Apnea
very high
more than 92% of peers

Dr. Tyer's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tyer "The mission of Neurology Associates of Tyler is to provide prompt, courteous, and compassionate care for those with neurological ailments and to provide referring care providers with thoughtful and useful consultations for the benefit of their patients."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

86  Conditions Treated

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14  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.


  • Rice University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch At Galveston
    Medical School | Graduated 1993
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1994
  • University Of Texas At Galveston / Medical Branch
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Tyer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tyer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tyer to family and friends
22 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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  • 1

Dr. Tyer's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Dr. Tyer has been with me a long time, seen me tied to a hospital out of my mind, to where i'am today, i still have seizures, not as many , and a lot less severe than before. I, still have balance problems, and memory problems,, we are working on that, i, would recommend Dr. Tyer to anyone who...more
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Dr. Tyer was condescending and arrogant. He could not be bothered to actually listen to what I was saying. He was too busy making assumptions. He spent more time trying to prove that he was right and I was clearly wrong about my own symptoms to bother with professionalism. The tests he ordered to...more
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I fee.l I was treated horribly by Dr. Tyer. I saw him after months of chronic migraines and was prescribed two medications which after 3 days of use I was having serious side effects. Info from the pharmacy indicated that if this occurred to contact the medical professional which I did. The staff...more
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