Dr. W Carl Dyer Jr, MD

Dr. W Carl Dyer Jr, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 79
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Dr. W Carl Dyer Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Chattanooga, TN. He graduated from Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

2339 McCallie Ave Ste 402

Chattanooga, TN 37404

Contact Information

(423) 266-1808

Insurance Accepted

  • 1st Medical Network
  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • Alliant Health Plans
  • American General
  • American International Group (AIG)
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • 13 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Dyer Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Runner's Knee
very high
more than 90% of peers
Systemic Chondromalacia
high
more than 85% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
high
more than 84% of peers

Dr. Dyer Jr's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

50  Conditions Treated

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Herniated Disc
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger

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8  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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.

Education

  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • University of Kentucky
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University School Of Medicine
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dyer Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dyer Jr's Reviews

1.5
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dyer Jr to family and friends
28 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (28)

  • 5
    (2)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (23)

Dr. Dyer Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    GOOD
  • Average wait time

    Over 45 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

First of all, he spent more time questioning me about my private life. When i tried to explain my pain level and how i had to go to the ER, he told me, never go back to the ER with pain. He told me i had, osteoarthiritis, bursitis, and sciatic nerve pain came along with that. Told me to take...more
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I feel he don't listen to me. He seems to be confused when He sees me and Instead of looking at my chart to see where I stand in treatment he asks what's been going on and wants to know what happened, why am I being seen by him etc. Bed side manner is awful. He is very set in his ways I guess....
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Dr. Dyer has great staff. He, I believe, doesn't listen & needs to retire. After visits every 3 weeks for 10 months, he has to be reminded where I work. I also believe that he has poor judgement of my areas of complaint. During my first visit, he was questioning me about my house arrest bracelet &...more
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He has horrible bedside manner. He didn't even introduce himself to me when he came into the room and did not mention anything about my x-rays until I specifically asked him to explain the results. He talked to me like I was an idiot when I tried to explain to him my level of discomfort. I am not...more
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I waited a very long time to see him and he spent nearly no time with me. He came in, looked,, told me I needed arch supports and a brace which is the same thing I've been hearing for over 20 years. He told me I didn't need surgery, and asked me who told me that I did. I have had 3 other...more
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