Dr. Daniel Refai, MD

Dr. Daniel Refai, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 43
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Dr. Daniel Refai, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, and more.

59 Executive Park South NE Ste 3000

Atlanta, GA 30329

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Refai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Refai treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Refai treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Refai treats Thoracic Spine Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Refai treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Myelopathy
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Refai treats Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Refai treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy

Dr. Refai's conditions and procedures:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Bunion
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Replacement
  • Knee Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Care Philosophy

Personalized care for complex spine problems

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

Education

2010
Cleveland Clin Spine Inst
Fellowship Hospital
2009
Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
Residency Hospital
2004
Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
Internship Hospital
2003
U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
Medical School
1993
Tufts University
Undergraduate School
2010
2009
2004
2003
1993

Awards

Dr. Refai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Refai

4.8

Based on 220 reviews

5 Stars
94.0909090909091%
(207)
4 Stars
1.3636363636363635%
(3)
3 Stars
0.45454545454545453%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
4.090909090909091%
(9)

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Dr. Refai preformed a spinal surgery on my 70 year old grandmother. She exclaimed that her experience with him was the most satisfying that she has ever had and she's a tough cookie. He is an excellent doctor, very thorough and caring. He took time out to explain everything to my grandmother and...Read More
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Dr. Refai and his team were warm and welcoming, professional and courteous from the beginning and throughout my recovery after back surgery.
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What can I write about Dr. Refai that hasn't already been written? Nothing. I can confirm every 5 star review is accurate. As gifted as Dr. Refai is, and he is gifted, his team compliments him. I have been fortunate to have experienced his knowledge and ability. IAE....Marietta, GA
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On 2/22/19, Dr. Refai performed Laminectomy surgery. Results to date have been outstanding. From the initial visit to your office and most recent appointment on 4/09/19, I have been impressed with your professional manner and skills. I would also like to recognize Ms. Katie McKinley and Ms....Read More
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Without question or hesitation, I would recommend Dr. Refai to anyone. His expertise, demeanor, personality and professionalism are without equal and I was entirely .
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
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Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Humana
Choice Care PPO
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