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Phillip A. Tibbs, MD

Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Director, UK Spine Center
Dr. Phillip A. Tibbs
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Neuro Spine Surgery
  • About

    Phillip A. Tibbs is an international authority on treatment of metastatic tumors to the brain and spine and specializes in the treatment of spinal disorders. He has served as President of the Kentucky Neurosurgical Society and the Southern Neurosurgical Society. His avocation is the study of history and he recently completed two terms on the Board of the Bluegrass Trust for Historic Preservation.

    Dr. Tibbs is currently Professor and Chair of the Department of Neurosurgery of the University of Kentucky and is Director of the Spine Center at the University of Kentucky.

    Faculty Rank

    Professor of Neurosurgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Degree

    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine

    Residency

    University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Neurological Surgery