Dr. Daniel Refai, MD

Dr. Daniel Refai, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 42
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Dr. Daniel Refai, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 8 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

(404) 778-3350

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Refai performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Refai's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Refai "Personalized care for complex spine problems"

3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

72  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Femur Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lupus
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • 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
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Trigger Finger
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Georgia.

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.

Education

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

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Refai has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Refai's Reviews

4.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Refai to family and friends
171 total reviews (88 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (171)

  • 5
    (159)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Refai's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (88)

I have been a dialysis patient for a number of years which steadily caused damage to my back from an infection. The damage over the years had gotten so bad I could not walk without severe pain or falling. Doctors I’ve seen couldn’t give me a clear picture of what was going on nor how to fix the...more
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I has a remarkable recovery and am convinced that is due to this doctor’s skill. His staff are supportive and made sure I understood the big picture.
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Dr Refai is one of the most gifted surgeon I've ever met. 3 years ago I was experiencing severe radiculopathy down my left leg. After an MRI it was determined that I had a spinal tumor that needed to be removed. I can't tell you how thankful I am for Dr Refai and the care I received from him and...more
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Love Dr. Refai and his staff. Always helpful and willing to help when needed
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Dr. Refai and his nurse Shawnee are fantastic! I couldn't have had a better crew to take care of surgery.
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