License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Tyrone Hardy is Excellent. Dr. Hardy has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.7
Promptness 3.4
Courteous Staff 3.7
Accurate Diagnosis 3.9
Bedside Manner 3.4
Spends Time with Me 3.4
Follows Up After Visit 3.4

Specialties & Research

Dr. Tyrone Hardy, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 6 areas:
  • Back Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Wounds and Injuries

Education & Awards

Dr. Hardy graduated from Howard University , Washington. He has 14 awards.

1985 - Lovelace Medical Foundation - Medical Staff Research Award
Tutorial Fellowship and Tuition Work Scholarship in Physiology
1994 - New Mexico Inventor of the Year Awards; New Mexico Entrepreneurs Association
Joseph L. Johnson Award in Physiology
1991 - Blue Ribbon Award, Poster Presentation, AANS, "Three-Dimensional Whole Brain Mapping"
Scholastic Award in Pediatrics
2008 - Harvey Wall of Fame, City of Harvey, Illinois
1986-1988 AANS Continuing Education Award in Neurosurgery
NIH(NINCDS)-Clinical Research & Training Awards; $13,500, 1974
Student Council Representative (Honors)
1988-1989 Continuing Education Award in Neurosurgery AANS/CNS
1982 - Physician Recognition Award - American Association of Surgeons
1988 - Lovelace Medical Foundation Women's Auxiliary Medical Research Award
Patients' Choice Award (2013)


Dr. Hardy has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital 
  • Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego 


  • English
  • French

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Additional Information
Dr. Tyrone Hardy MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
Where does Dr. Tyrone Hardy practice?
Dr. Tyrone Hardy has 3 office locations.
Dr. Tyrone Hardy practices Neurological Surgery near La Jolla, CA.
Additional practice locations include: La Mesa, CA and Poway, CA.
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