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Dr. William Tobler, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 66

Dr. Tobler

Dr. William Tobler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(513) 221-1100

Dr. Tobler accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Access Choice PPO
Blue Preferred HMO
Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Centene
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
Open Access
Commercial Insurance Company
Golden Rule
HealthPartners
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Mail Handlers Benefit Plan (MHBP)
Managed Care (Non-HMO)
Medicaid
Medical Mutual of Ohio
Tricare
TriCare for Life
UnitedHealthCare
Choice Plus POS
Navigate HMO
Navigate POS
Options PPO
United Healthcare
WellCare
WellCare PPO
WellPoint
Worker's Compensation
Worker's Compensation WC

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Dr. Tobler's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobler treats Low Back Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Tobler treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobler treats Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak) more than 98% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Rhinorrhea
Herniated Disc Surgery
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Tobler performs Herniated Disc Surgery more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Tobler performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Discectomy With Plating & Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Discectomy
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Discectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Percutaneous Discectomy
  • Spinal Discectomy

Dr. Tobler's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

To diagnose and treat patients neurological condition with compassion, skill and excellent service

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1985
University Of Cincinnati/Mayfield Clinic
Residency Hospital
1979
Good Samaritan Hospital
Internship Hospital
1978
University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine
Medical School
1974
University Of Notre Dame
Undergraduate School
1985
1979
1978
1974

Awards

Dr. Tobler's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Tobler

4.4

Based on 72 reviews

5 Stars
83.33333333333333%
(60)
4 Stars
1.3888888888888888%
(1)
3 Stars
1.3888888888888888%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.88888888888889%
(10)

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Dr. Tobler and the entire staff at Mayfield clinic are wonderful to work with. They explained my surgery in detail, and made my recovery from pain possible! I needed three discs replaced in my neck, with bone grafted from my hip. While I am still recovering, the pain and numbness that were a...Read More
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I had cervical spine surgery in 2015 and lumbar spinal surgery in November 2017 performed by Dr. Tobler at the Mayfield Spine Surgery Center. Dr. Tobler was highly recommended by my primary care physician and, I found, with good reason. I found Dr. Tobler to highly professional and empathetic...Read More
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Dr. Tobler has one of the best patient/Dr. manners I have ever experienced. I am 69, so I have had a few opportunities to see this inter-action. Kind, always trying to make me feel good about my visit. Working to make it easy for me to understand what is going to take place and why. His manner...Read More
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I had sacroiliac joint fusion with Dr Tobler, yesterday. Not only is he competent, professional and kind, but he is also very compassionate. He truly made me feel like he was treating a family member. I have nothing but positive comments for his bedside manner, professionalism and skill.
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I was injured in Pakistan while working for the Department of Defense. I went through several doctors in seven years before going to Dr. Tobler. I was suffering from extreme back and leg pain. I had a previous back surgery which only made things worse. Dr. Tobler and Dr. Berger both saw me at the...Read More
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Locations

Mayfield Brain & Spine

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Tue: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Wed: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Thu: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Fri: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
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