Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD

Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
69 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Jackson, MS and has been practicing for 36 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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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 91% of peers
Herniated Disc
more than 88% of peers
Intervertebral Disc Disease
more than 80% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

52  Conditions Treated

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20  Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Brain Tumor Surgery
  • Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery, Open
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine Surgery
  • Vertebroplasty

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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What People Say About Dr. W Lynn Stringer, MD
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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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