Dr. Daniel Fassett, MD

Dr. Daniel Fassett, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Daniel Fassett, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Peoria, IL and has been practicing for 11 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.

200 E Pennsylvania Ave

Peoria, IL 61603

Contact Information

(309) 676-0766

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas


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Spine Fractures, Traumatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Broken Neck
very high
more than 98% of peers
very high
more than 98% of peers

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  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Spine
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Intradural Spinal Arachnoid Cyst
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fracture              
  • Spinal Infections
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease


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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Illinois.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Clemson University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1991
  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of Utah Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of Ut Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Cervical Spine Research Society Best Clinical Poster Award, 2005
  • North American Spine Society Resident Award, 2004
  • Cervical Spine Research Society Research Award, 2004
  • Clarke Foundation Scholarship, 1996-2000
  • Georgia State Merit Scholarship, 1996-2000
Media & Publications

Dr. Fassett has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Fassett's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Fassett to family and friends
based on 27 total reviews (8 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Fassett's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (8)

Dr. Fassett visited me for 3 straight days after the operation himself including a Saturday. I felt well taken care of by him personally.
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in St. Petersburg
I recently got into a car accident and broke most of my spine/neck and had the choice of a risky surgery or wearing a back brace for an unknown amount of time(possibly forever). I chose surgery with Dr. Fassett and I'm glad I did. Great doctor will be forever grateful I can live a normal life.
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in Peoria, IL
I believe Dr. Fassett is one of the best doctors one could have. He is kind, caring, and actually listens to your concerns. Dr. Fassett will give you all the options for your care. He does not rush you and will explain what the procedure will entail before (or after) a decision has been made. He...more
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in Peoria, IL
Dr Fassett was able to explain why I had pain and how he could surgically improve my quality of life.
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in Monmouth, IL
I think Dr. Fassett is a very knowledgeable surgeon and him and his team are wonderful. They are very helpful if you have any questions or concerns. He cares about his patients and always takes time to listen To you and understand any issues you have.
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