Dr. Thomas Schermerhorn, MD

Dr. Thomas Schermerhorn, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
(26)
Save
Dr. Thomas Schermerhorn, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Traverse City, MI. He graduated from Wayne State University School Of Medicine and specializes in neurosurgery.

1221 6th St Ste 100

Traverse City, MI 49684

Contact Information

(231) 392-0640

Insurance Accepted

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

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Learn about Dr. Schermerhorn

Be confident in your decisions by checking out your provider's top areas of care, education, patient reviews and more. Learn about finding the right doctor for you.

Top Care Areas

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

Spine Disorders
very high
more than 92% of peers
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Schermerhorn'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.

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • 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
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
Less
Read Less

13  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.

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

  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Schermerhorn has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Schermerhorn does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Schermerhorn and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Schermerhorn's Reviews

4.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Schermerhorn to family and friends
26 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Schermerhorn'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

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr.Schemerhorn is very skilled and talented. He explained everything and was willing to listen to my concerns. The minute I entered the hospital himself, his team and the Munson team took very good of me, thank you.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Excellent surgeon and person. I'm doing very well after breaking two vertabrae in my neck after in accident. I give thanks to God first then Dr. Schermerhorn for living a normal life today.
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option4thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
Dr. Schermerhorn is extremely knowledgeable and skilled in his area of expertise. Very personable and explains things in understandable terms to allow the patient to make an informed decision on treatment. The clerical person has made multiple mistakes in not getting correct information to...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option3thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Dr. Schermerhorn was wonderful - very articulate about pros and cons of surgical options for my cervical spine. He had a down-to-earth manner and answered my questions thoughtfully. It was a true consultation without being rushed or pressured in any way. One of the things that impressed me most was...more
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option11thumbs down icon option0
Flag this
If not for him I would be a widow. Love this man. He is the best
Was this helpful? thumbs up icon option10thumbs down icon option1
Flag this
Image of Dr. Schermerhorn
Are you Dr. Schermerhorn?
Make it easy for patients to share their feedback. Also manage your personalized profile!

Nearby doctors with similar experience

Neurosurgery
(17)
Neurosurgery
(40)
Neurosurgery
(23)
Neurosurgery
(92)
Neurosurgery
(22)
Neurosurgery
(20)
Neurosurgery
(20)