Douglas Tyler, MD

Douglas Tyler, MD, FACS

General Surgery Galveston, TX

Chairman of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch


Office Address

  • 301 University Boulevard
    6.146 JSA
    Galveston, TX 77555-0527
    Phone: (409) 772-1285
    Fax: (409) 772-5611

Douglas Tyler, MD, FACS

General Surgery Galveston, TX

Chairman of Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • General Surgery: Melanoma, Pancreas, Surgical Oncology (Other than Breast)
  • Clinical Interests: Immunological aspects of regional treatment of melanoma

Education & Training

  • University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer CenterUniversity of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Duke University HospitalDuke University Hospital
  • Geisel School of Medicine at DartmouthGeisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Certifications & Licensure

  • NC State Medical LicenseNC State Medical License1991 - 2015
  • American Board of SurgerySurgery

    Awards, Honors, & Recognition

    • America's Top DoctorsCastle Connolly, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008
    • CMS Meaningful Use Stage 1 CertificationEpicCare Ambulatory EMR, Epic Systems Corporation, 2013
    • America's Top Doctors for CancerCastle Connolly, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007

    Clinical Trials

    Publications & Presentations

    PubMed

    Grant Support

    • Adaptor Proteins And Malignant TransformationNational Cancer Institute
      1998 - 2001

    Insurance Accepted

    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
    • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
    • CIGNA HMO
    • CIGNA Open Access
    • CIGNA PPO
    • First Health PPO
    • Great West PPO
    • Health Net HMO - Employer Group
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Multiplan PHCS PPO
    • Multiplan PPO
    • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
    • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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