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Specializes in Neurosurgery - Male - Age 55

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Dr. Watt's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications


  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery, 1995
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Spinal Deformities
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis

Background Check for Dr. Watt

Malpractice Claims not available

  • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Dakota.
  • Unknown  (10/14/2010)
  • Action Taken: Probation
  • Allegation of Complaint: Tim J Watt, MD License # MD-8244

    Nature of Compliant

    Unknown at this time.

    Action Taken

    The Hawaii Medical Board has placed the physician’s license to practice medicine and surgery in the state of Hawaii on Probation for a period of six months. The physician shall pay a Fine in the amount of $ 2,500.00.

  • State: Hawaii

1 Board Action

  • Professional Misconduct  (11/17/2009)
  • Action Taken: Fine
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Tim Watt; License # 5120

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician on 01-14-2009 made a material misrepresentation on his medical license renewal application. The physician failed to provide an affirmative answer to Health Disclosure Question #2 which asked whether in the last year the physician had been treated, hospitalized or confined for any mental health issue.

    Action Taken:

    The physician has been issued a Letter of Reprimand by the South Dakota Board of Medical and Osteopathic Examiners and the physician shall pay a Fine in the amount of $5000.00.

  • State: South Dakota

Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Kansas School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1985

Internship Hospital

SUNY Hlth Sci Ctr

Residency Hospital

University Hospital SUNY Health Science Center

Languages Spoken by Dr. Watt & Staff

  • English

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