Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD

Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD

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Age 52
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Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Greenwood, SC and has been practicing for 19 years. He graduated from U Saskatchewan in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

115 Academy Ave

Greenwood, SC 29646

Contact Information

(864) 943-1267

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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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. 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
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
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
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 19 years. He graduated from U Saskatchewan in 1991 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

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

Awards

Dr. Lal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lal

3.8

Based on 16 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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2 Stars
6.25%
(1)
1 Star
25%
(4)

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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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takes your money ,does back surgery ,and does not want to admit he is wrong , he let me walk out of his office with a compression fracture of MY L1 so I went to the hospital and they found it, he threw his hands up and told me there was nothing he could do for me
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First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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