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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (19)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Phillip Tibbs is Excellent. Dr. Tibbs has been reviewed by 76 patients who have provided 19 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.9
Promptness 3.9
Courteous Staff 4.3
Accurate Diagnosis 4.6
Bedside Manner 4.4
Spends Time with Me 4.2
Follows Up After Visit 4.2

Specialties & Research

Dr. Phillip Tibbs, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorder
  • Brain Injuries
  • Cerebellar Cancer
  • Head Trauma (Craniocerebral Trauma)
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Laminectomy
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Disorders
  • Spinal Fractures
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Tibbs graduated from University of Kentucky , Lexington. He has 4 awards.

One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Injuries
Castle Connolly's Top Doctors™ (2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Neurological Surgeon


Dr. Tibbs has 8 hospital affiliations:

  • St Claire Medical Center 
  • Samaritan Hospital - Lexington 

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Additional Information
Dr. Phillip A Tibbs MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 38 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Phillip A. Tibbs practice?
Dr. Phillip Tibbs has 2 office locations.
Dr. Phillip Tibbs practices Neurological Surgery near Lexington, KY.
Additional practice locations include: Morehead, KY.
See Lexington Surgeons.