CONTACT INFORMATIONBIOGRAPHYCREDENTIALSPUBLICATIONSTyler Schmidt, D.O.Contact InformationPhone NumbersOffice: (585) 225-5767A member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty GroupgroupAn Accountable Health PartnerassignmentAccepting New PatientsLocations2180 S Clinton AveRochester, NY 14618-2665Neurosurgery: (585) 225-576710 South Pointe Landing, Ste 250Rochester, NY 14606-3481Neurosurgery: (585) 225-5767Wilmot Cancer Institute Oncology601 Elmwood AveRochester, NY 14642-0001Oncology: (585) 275-5823Faculty AppointmentsAssistant Professor - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) Assistant Professor - Cancer Center - JointPatient Care SettingsNeurosurgery, SurgeryBiographyProfessional BackgroundTyler M. Schmidt D.O., is a faculty member in the Department of Neurosurgery and Surgical Director of the new Metastatic Brain and Spinal Tumor Program within the Wilmot Cancer Institute. His clinical interests are in neurosurgical oncology, focusing on brain tumor surgery, spinal tumor surgery, brain and spinal metastasis surgery, and complex spinal reconstruction. During treatment of these disorders, he utilizes minimally invasive techniques, stereotactic neuro-navigation, brain mapping, and tumor fluorescence guided resection. Dr. Schmidt also provides care for spinal disorders and general neurosurgical diseases of the brain and spine utilizing minimally invasive techniques. He has a special interest in the delivery of value based care in the surgical and nonsurgical management of back pain/spinal disorders. Dr. Schmidt completed his neurological surgery residency at University of Rochester Medical Center and in-folded fellowship training in neurosurgical oncology at Geisinger Medical Center. He remains active in the national neurosurgical organizations.CredentialsEducation2013DO | Lake Erie College of Osteopathic MedicinePost-doctoral Training & Residency07/01/2014 - 06/30/2020Residency in Neurosurgery at University of Rochester Medical Center06/04/2013 - 06/30/2014Internship at University of Rochester Medical CenterPublicationsJournal Articles5/2020Rahmani R, Tomlinson SB, Santangelo G, Warren KT, Schmidt T, Walter KA, Vates GE. "Risk factors associated with early adverse outcomes following craniotomy for malignant glioma in older adults." Journal of geriatric oncology.. 2020 May; 11(4):694-700. Epub 2019 Nov 06. 2/19/2019Pieters TA, Li YI, Towner JE, Schmidt T, Vates GE, Pilcher W, Li YM. "Comparative analysis of decompression versus decompression and fusion for surgical management of lumbar spondylolisthesis." World neurosurgery.. 2019 Feb 19; Epub 2019 Feb 19. 11/20/2018Nunno A, Li Y, Pieters TA, Towner JE, Schmidt T, Shi M, Walter K, Li YM. "Risk factors and Associated Complications with Symptomatic Venous Thromboembolism in Patients with Craniotomy for Meningioma." World neurosurgery.. 2018 Nov 20; Epub 2018 Nov 20. Books & Chapters2015 Chapter Title: Spinal Cord Injuries, Emergent Neurosurgical Management. Book Title: Encyclopedia of Trauma Care Author List: Schmidt T, Huang J, Published By: Springer 20152015 Chapter Title: Neurotrauma, Anticoagulation Considerations Book Title: Encyclopedia of Trauma Care Author List: Schmidt T, Kimmell K, Published By: Springer 2015VIEW ALL PUBLICATIONSClose WindowSchedule an appointment with Tyler Schmidt, D.O.Please answer the following questions to help us find the right appointment for you.Important: If you believe that you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. This website is not intended for emergency care.Have you seen this provider in the last 2 years?YesNoExisting Patient Schedule or request a follow up appointment online through MyChart. If you do not have a MyChart account, please close this window and call the appointment phone number. Tyler Schmidt, D.O. is currently scheduling for the following appointment type(s): Our policy does not permit patients to establish care with multiple providers within the same practice or specialty without prior approval. If you choose a new provider in the same office, we will cancel the appointment. Please contact the office directly with questions on this policy.