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MD, PhD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Nashville, TN
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA
University of Alabama School of Medicine at Birmingham Birmingham, AL
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Elizabeth Tyler-Kabara, MD, PhD, recently joined Children's Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery. She has a collaborative program at the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine, where her research has included using adult-derived stem cells for potential treatments for demyelinating diseases and brain tumors.
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Total Comments: 24
Provider was a little confusing. Stated 5 years ago she would've talked us into surgery for our child, but now she's more reserved. No tests ordered. Was going to let us decide on if we wanted an MRI, then decided not too. Now, we have to wait 6 months. And it wasn't very nice when she stated, "she doesn't expect us to know the words she is saying."
The dr. had given us as a family the utmost attention and was genuinely thrilled how far our daughter had come artistically having to use her non-dominate hand since the stroke.
Thank you for saving my son! I'm so happy we may not have to come back; however, admittedly, I'm going to miss you. You all are AWESOME! God bless you!
We feel that we are in good hands with dr. tyler-kabara and our childs NF2
Very helpful and understanding in what is a worrying time.
My son was so excited to see the doctor and talk to her. She did not rush him or push him or act like what he was saying was unimportant. She told us that he made her day!
Was not seen at appointment time. 30 minutes after appointment time I approached the staff to ask how much longer it would be. I was told she would check and get back to me. 15 minutes after initially asking, I went to the desk and asked again. I was told it would be at least another hour. I left at that point.
The Physician Assistant that we saw yesterday was fantastic. She took the time to explain what she was going to do during her assessment and made my daughter feel at ease.
The doctor and pa were great! The wait time was over 2 hours. We were patient, but that is unacceptable.
always receive excellent care
after an automobile accident that caused severe injuries to our grandson, we placed him Dr. Tyler-Kabara's hands to perform spinal surgery. She performed miracles. She will always have our trust and deep gratitude.
We will only go to her. She is the best NS dr ever! my son loves her and she listens to everything he has to say and she has direct conversations s with him regarding g his condition and treatments. She explains everything in detail and she has a great bedside manner. She puts me at ease and I trust her wholeheartedly!
We love our doctor and staff at children's. In every exspirence....I'm so happy we stayed with Children's..
Our experience with my sons provider is always exceptional. being that my son has a rare disease, his quality of life now and in the future is at risk. The most comforting thing that we have experienced with Dr. Tyler Kabara is that my 16 year old son trusts her completely, values her thoughts and opinions, and depends on her honesty where his disease is concerned. We could not be in a better position right now, we have been so blessed to have a doctor that goes to all lengths to know what is going on with our son, and find out what is best for him.
Always 100% respect,compassion and knowledge of our child with special needs given by Dr. Tyler-Kabara. We have complete trust and respect for her. Her PA at this appt.(unfortunatley, do not recall her name)was so kind,professional,considerate of my daughter and me. Very knowledgeable abt Chiari Malformation l. I am very thankful for both and have recommended Dr. T-K to a friend that I saw there the same day! Dr. T-K a blessing to have at Children's!!
always knowledgeable and very attentive to my child concerns
I am very happy with them . we were late do to roads closed and traffic n they were great . we were more than 15 mins late n still seen us. Thank u very much
Dr tyler kabara saved my sons life so for that ill be forever greatful , she is by far the best !
Thank you so much Dr. Tyler-Kabara for everything you have done for Alex!
Dr Tyler-Kabara is a stellar physician and person. We could not be happier with the treatment and respect that we have received from her, as well as from all staff in the unit. Thank you!
Dr. Tyler-Kabara is an amazing doctor. I feel blessed that she was able to help my child, and I would strongly recommend her to anyone.
dr Tyler-kabara was amazing! though we only spoke for a few minutes due to great news/ results from my sons MRI, she was extremely knowledgable, personable , and made us all feel very comfortable and confident in my sons health! I would recommend her, her office, and children's hospital to anyone, anyday! I cannot thank her and her staff enough!
We were very pleased with the resident and doctor during our visit. They were very attentive and we appreciated that they didn't order any unnecessary tests.
We couldn't have asked for a better dr than T-K. She is phenomenal. I would recommend her to any parent who needs a neurosurgeon for their child.
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