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Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 52

Dr. Lal

Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenwood, SC and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from U Saskatchewan in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(864) 943-1267

Dr. Lal accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
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Dr. Lal's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lal treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Lal treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Intervertebral Disc Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lal treats Intervertebral Disc Disease more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Lal treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Fracture
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lal treats Fracture more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Lal treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Avulsion Fracture
  • Bennett's Fracture
  • Carpal Fractures
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Colles' Fracture
  • Complex Fracture of Acetabulum
  • Complex Fractures
  • Complex Fractures of the Periarticular Region
  • Complex Long-Bone Fracture
  • Compound Fracture
  • Compression Fracture
  • Displaced Growth Plate Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fracture
  • Elbow Fracture
  • Extra-Articular Fracture
  • Fracture of Arm (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
  • Fracture of Facial Bone
  • Fracture of Hand (incl. Wrist and Fingers)
  • Fracture of Leg Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Insufficiency Fracture
  • Intra-Articular Fracture
  • Jaw Fracture
  • Joint Fracture
  • Orbital Fracture
  • Osteoporosis-Like Fracture of the Hip
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathologic Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Ankle Fractures
  • Pediatric Fractures
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Postoperative Hip Fracture
  • Rib Fracture
  • Scaphoid Fractures
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Simple Fractures
  • Skull Fracture
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Sternum Fracture
  • Stress Fracture
  • Upper Extremity Fracture
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture
  • Wrist Fracture

Dr. Lal's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • 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 Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • 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
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • 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
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenwood, SC and has been practicing for 20 years. He graduated from U Saskatchewan in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1999
MD Anderson
Fellowship Hospital
1998
Royal U Hosp
Residency Hospital
1992
St Paul's Hosp
Internship Hospital
1991
U Saskatchewan
Medical School
1999
1998
1992
1991

Awards

Dr. Lal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lal

3.9

Based on 17 reviews

5 Stars
70.58823529411765%
(12)
4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
5.882352941176471%
(1)
1 Star
23.529411764705884%
(4)

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I suffered with SI back pain for 8 years. Dr. Lal performed Ifuse minimally invasive surgery and I couldn’t be more satisfied. He is very knowledgeable, very compassionate and has great empthay for his patients. Would highly recommend Dr. Lal.
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Great a fine Doctor and man. I have an appointment today.
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Dr. Lal performed an ACDF C-5,6,7 on me 18 years ago. I required two revision surgeries to try and repair his mistakes.
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very knowledgeable about problems. The first time I went, the nurse practitioner did the exam and then Dr. Lal came in and talked to me. Stood at the other side of the room and didn't seem to want to get close to me. Have very bad back problems, sciatica and not able to get relief. They set up...Read More
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I WENT HERE BECAUSE MY RIGHT LEG WAS DRAGGING ,NOW AFTER SPINAL FUSION,MY LEFT LEG IS DOING THE SAME THING MY RIGHT LEG WAS DOING , AND IM IN 3 TIMES AS WORSE PAIN THAT I WAS BEFORE SURGERY , I FEEL AND WENT TO DR LAL ,HE TOOK A XRAY OF MY BACK AND SAID THERE WAS NOTHING WRONG WITH ME AND HE SAID...Read More
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