Dr. Thomas Scully, MD

Dr. Thomas Scully, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 57
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Dr. Thomas Scully, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

5860 N La Cholla Blvd Ste 100

Tucson, AZ 85741

Contact Information

(520) 742-7890

Insurance Accepted

  • American Enterprise Group
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • Humana
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Scully's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scully performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Scully performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
Meningiomas
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scully treats Meningiomas more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Scully treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
Spondylolisthesis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Scully treats Spondylolisthesis more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Scully treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis

Dr. Scully'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 Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
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
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
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)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Osteosarcoma
Pathological Spine Fracture
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Stroke
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

Dr. Thomas Scully, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Tucson, AZ and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 1994
    Indiana University Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1994
  • 1989
    Indiana University Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1989
  • 1988
    Indiana University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1988

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Scully's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Scully

4.3

Based on 25 reviews

5 Stars
76%
(19)
4 Stars
8%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
(0)
2 Stars
4%
(1)
1 Star
12%
(3)

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Dr Scully performed a minimally invasive procedure on my lower back. He did what is called a discectomy and laminectomy as well as decompress a cyst that was pushing on my spinal cord. He explained everything, and was very compassionate and professional. would HIGHLY recommend this doctor for any...Read More
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This is a man who has mastered his field, he is extremely knowledgeable and capable in diagnosing and resolving neurological problems. But what impressed me the most was his compassion, understanding and comforting nature. His office personnel share these approaches to patient care with him and a...Read More
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I had injured my neck in Afghanistan and met with Dr. Scully and his PA. They were both professional, informative. the did an assessment of my neck and called me at home that evening and said that they had scheduled me for surgery. The procedure went well, several hrs. I recovered and went back to...Read More
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While I liked Dr. Scully and respected his opinions I have issues with his communication. I had back surgery and had problems right from the start. I would consider it a failed surgery. I know it doesn't always go according to plan but that's not my concern. I feel Dr. Scully didn't apologize for...Read More
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Locations

Northwest Neurospecialists PLLC

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 9:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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Insurance accepted

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American Enterprise Group
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Health Net
Humana
Mutual of Omaha
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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