Dr. William Tobler, MD

Dr. William Tobler, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 66
Dr. William Tobler, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Cincinnati, OH and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

3825 Edwards Rd Ste 300

Cincinnati, OH 45209

Contact Information

(513) 221-1100

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Bakery & Confectionary Union Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Centene
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Golden Rule
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Herniated Disc Surgery
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more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Spinal Fusion
very high
more than 97% of peers

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Dr. Tobler's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Tobler "Professor of Neurosurgery University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati, Ohio, USA"

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tobler "To diagnose and treat patients neurological condition with compassion, skill and excellent service"

1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • 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
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21  Procedures

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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

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. William Tobler, MD
I am 35 year old and active female. I had a lumbar decompression surgery 2 weeks ago. I am slowly progressing. I can’t thank enough to my surgeon. Dr. Tobler helped me to make the best choice for myself and still helping me with recovery process. He has been always available from the beginning and...Read More
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Ozge Kinas in Dayton, OH – Aug 08, 2018
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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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Gary Robbins in Cincinnati, OH – Jul 06, 2018
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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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Paul Poe in Mason – May 01, 2018
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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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Dawn in Spencerville, OH – Apr 07, 2018
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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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Rick Smith in Kettering, Ohio – Mar 23, 2018
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