Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD

Dr. Sumeer Lal, MD

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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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Top Care Areas

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Thoracic Spine Fracture
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spinal Stenosis
very high
more than 98% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • 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
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20  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lal has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lal's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lal

3.7

Based on 15 reviews

5 Stars
66.66666666666667%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
6.666666666666667%
(1)
1 Star
26.666666666666668%
(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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Carbondale, IL – Apr 24, 2018
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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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Greenwood, SC – Mar 15, 2018
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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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REGGIE in Greer, SC – Jun 17, 2017
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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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roger in honea path, SC – Jun 15, 2017
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Dr. Lal is very competent and I have had two back surgeries performed by him. One of the best neurosurgeons in the state. Highly recommend him for back problems.
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Sylvia in Laurens, SC – Aug 15, 2016
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