Dr. Tyler Kenning, MD

Dr. Tyler Kenning, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
Dr. Tyler Kenning, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 6 years. He graduated from Thomas Jefferson University in 2005 and specializes in neurosurgery, neuro-oncology, and more.

47 New Scotland Ave

Albany, NY 12208

Contact Information

(518) 262-5088

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Capital District Physician's Health Plan (CDPHP)
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Medicaid
  • MVP Health Care
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
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more than 95% of peers
very high
more than 91% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
more than 85% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurological Skull Base Surgery
  • Neuro-Oncology

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Acromegaly
  • Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma
  • Adenoma
  • Aneurysm
  • Arachnoid Cyst
  • Astrocytoma
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Cysts, Adult
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Chordoma
  • Colloid Cyst
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Cushing's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Glioma
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydrocephalus Due to Congenital Stenosis of Aqueduct of Sylvius
  • Hydrocephalus, Adult
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Obstructive Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pituitary Gland Cancer
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Prolactinoma
  • Radiation-Induced Meningioma
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rathke's Cleft Cyst
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Vascular Disease
  • Ventricular Enlargement
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35  Procedures

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New York.

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.


  • Thomas Jefferson University
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Albany Medical Center Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2011
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2012

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Kenning has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. Tyler Kenning, MD
I attribute Dr Kenning with helping to save my life and give me a better quality of life! Of course he had God’s help too!!!
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Elizabeth Allen in Mayfield, NY – Jun 18, 2018
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Dr. Kenning was attentive, considerate & patient, incredibly knowledgeable w ZERO arrogance. I saw Dr.Dirisio before Jenning, and experience w K was immensely more respectful and helpful. Their other guy left m me crying bc he treated me like a dummy and wouldn't help me. Dr. K took time to explain...Read More
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Christine H in Newburgh, NY – Oct 11, 2017
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I had a VP Brain shunt put in by Dr Kenning....he was amazing through the whole process. My family and friends were very impressed after the surgery, the time he spent with them explaining and answering their questions. He was very nice in the hospital, and very good with the after care visits. ...Read More
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Jennifer in Broomfield, CO – Mar 27, 2017
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If Dr. Kenning had a fan club, I would be a due paying member. Dr. Kenning removed a very large pituitary tumor from me. It is very rare you find a doctor that is so relentlessly committed to his patients. Dr. Kenning's skill as a surgeon combined with his compassion, listening skills, and superb...Read More
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Schenectady, NY – Mar 08, 2017
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dr.Kenning removed a massive brain tumor from me in the month of August 16.He was very kind and really made my stay at hospital much easier and he was very very caring.I want to thank you for taking awesome care of me during my ten hour surgery and through out my stay.Thank you from the bottom of...Read More
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Scott in Ballston spa ny – Nov 13, 2016
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