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Phillip A. Tibbs, MD

Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Director, UK Spine Center
| 4.81 out of 5
117 ratings | 20 comments
Dr. Phillip A. Tibbs
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  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine surgery
  • Spine Surgery (Neurosurgery)
This provider offers TeleCare
  • 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


    University of Kentucky, College of Medicine


    University of Kentucky

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Ratings & Reviews

    | 4.81 out of 5
    117 ratings |20 comments

    The star rating is a calculation based on feedback from our patients using our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about our survey process. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

    April, 2020
    I was very impressed with how easy it was to talk with Dr. Tibbs. overall good experience.

    April, 2020
    It was very good.

    March, 2020
    Dr. Tibbs was excellent at explain my condition and what he felt was the best treatment.

    March, 2020
    Great Job

    February, 2020
    doc and assistant took my problems seriously

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