: Photograph of Dr. Luis Tumialan, a Phoenix-based neurosurgeon specialized in spine surgery and the treatment of complex spine tumors and disorders.

Dr. Luis M. Tumialán

Education

MD, Georgetown University School of Medicine, cum laude

MS, Georgetown University, Biophysics and Physiology

BS, University of Missouri at Columbia, Chemistry, cum laude

Internship, Naval Medical Center San Diego at Balboa, Department of Surgery

Residencies and Fellowships

Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

American Board of Neurological Surgery

Specializations:

  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Treatment
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery (MISS)
  • Spinal AVM and Fistula Treatment
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Tumors
  • Spinal Trauma Treatment
  • Spine Tumor Treatment

Dr. Tumialán's Philosophy

"Alleviate suffering and improve quality of life through carefully listening, thoughtfully diagnosing and precisely treating spinal disorders with minimal disruption of the native spine."

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Watch Dr. Luis M. Tumialán Explain, What is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?

Accomplishments

United States Naval Commendation Medal, Gold Star
United States Naval Commendation Medal
United States Naval Expeditionary Medal
Alpha Omega Alpha, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Phi Beta Kappa, University of Missouri
Suzie C. Tindall Neurosurgery Resident Achievement Award

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  • Imaging Report
  • Pertinent Medical Records
  • Demographics
  • Insurance Card (s)
  • Referral (if required)

Telephone: (480) 425-8004
Fax: (602) 294-8264

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