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The overall average patient rating of Dr. Douglas Tyler is Good. Dr. Tyler has been reviewed by 8 patients who have provided 0 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 5.0
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 5.0
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Douglas Tyler, MD is board certified in Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Carcinoid Tumor
  • Colon Cancer
  • Colon Cancer (Sigmoid Neoplasms)
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Liver Diseases
  • Melanoma
  • Pancreatic Cancer
  • Pancreatic Diseases
  • Rectal Cancer
  • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
  • Soft Tissue Cancer (Sarcoma)
  • Stomach Cancer

Education & Awards

Dr. Tyler graduated from Dartmouth College, Hanover. He has 3 awards.

Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2008, 2010 - 2015)
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® for Cancer (2007, 2009 - 2012, 2014 - 2015)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Tyler has 3 hospital affiliations:

  • Duke University Hospital 
  • Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center 
  • Durham VA Medical 

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Additional Information
Dr. Douglas Tyler MD is a male Surgeon, has 27 years of experience and practices in Surgery.
Where does Dr. Douglas Tyler practice?
Dr. Douglas Tyler has 1 office location.
Dr. Douglas Tyler practices Surgery near Durham, NC.
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