Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD

Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD

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Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o
(20)

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Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 37 years. He specializes in neurosurgery.

NewSouth NeuroSpine

2470 Flowood Dr

Jackson, MS 39232
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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Dr. Stringer's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stringer treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Stringer treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Herniated Disc
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stringer treats Herniated Disc more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Stringer treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Bone Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Stringer treats Bone Disorders more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Stringer treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Stringer's conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Acoustic Neuroma
Aneurysm
Bone Disorders
Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
Brain Aneurysm
Brain Cancer
Brain Disorders
Brain Hemorrhage
Brain Surgery
Brain Tumor
Brain Tumor Surgery
Broken Neck
Cancer
Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cerebrovascular Disease
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cranial Trauma
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Craniopharyngioma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epilepsy
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Procedure
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Image-Guided Spine Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Intestinal Epithelial Dysplasia
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Laminectomy
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Meningiomas
Microdiscectomy
Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Neuroplasty
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Rasmussen's Syndrome
Scoliosis
Secondary Malignancies
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spinal Tumor Surgery
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Thrombosis
Torticollis
Traumatic Brain Injury
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Ulnar Nerve Injuries
Vascular Disease
Vertebroplasty

About Me

Care Philosophy

As one of the surgeons in NewSouth NeuroSpine, we all strive to provide the best quality care nywhere, truly believing we want to treat patients as we would treat our family.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1982
University Weston Ontario
Fellowship Hospital
1981
Wake Forest Univ
Residency Hospital
1976
Wake Forest Univ
Internship Hospital
1975
University Of Mississippi
Medical School
1971
Belhaven
Undergraduate School
1982
1981
1976
1975
1971

Awards

Dr. Stringer's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Stringer

4.6

Based on 20 reviews

5 Stars
90%
(18)
4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
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1 Star
10%
(2)

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Dr Stringer did a quad cervical fusion on my husband many years ago. My husband has recently been in a car accident and have had his fusion looked at by many Drs and all are impressed with the work done by him. He saved my husband's life back then. I wish I could take him back to Dr Stringer but we...Read More
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I thank God that there is a neurosurgeon like Lynn Stringer in Jackson,MS. My wife, Barbara, went to school at Belhaven with Dr. Stringer. I came to Dr. Stringer suffering from pains in my neck and radiating down the back of both of my legs. After and MRI Dr Stringer said I had ruptured discs that...Read More
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He was very thorough, gentle, truly concerned, and explained everything to me and my husband. He didn't make me feel dumb for any question I asked. VERY impressed! I will recommend him to anyone needing a neurosurgeon. You won't be disappointed.
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Great doctor! Best results! Will not do surgery if not needed ! Dr Stringer has done 2 back surgeries for me and when awoke there was No pain! Awesome Doctor !
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