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 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

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Insurance Accepted

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

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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
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 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)
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
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
    2010
  • 2009
    Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital
    2009
  • 2004
    Washington University In St Louis School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital
    2004
  • 2003
    U Of Chgo Div Of Bio Sci Pritzker Sch Of Med
    Medical School
    2003
  • 1993
    Tufts University
    Undergraduate School
    1993

Awards

Dr. Refai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Refai

4.8

Based on 191 reviews

5 Stars
93.717277486911%
(179)
4 Stars
1.5706806282722514%
(3)
3 Stars
0.5235602094240838%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
4.18848167539267%
(8)

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Dr Refai is an awesome neurosurgeon. He has great bedside manner which was a definite plus! My surgery went extremely well and Dr Refai took such care in making sure I was well taken care of. His team was amazing. The care was better than I expected. I would HIGHLY recommend this man to...Read More
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I was very apprehensive of having back surgery. I tried everything first including physical therapy, pain medicine, epidural/steroid injection, and chiropractor. Nothing relieved my pain from herniated disc. I found out about Dr. Refai and after meeting him felt confident about my decision to...Read More
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Dr. Refai is very knowledgeable and showed great confidence which gave me confidence in him. Dr. Refi suggested that I loose 20 lbs because that would make my recovery easier which proved to be true. After extensive back surgery and one week recovery I have zero pain in my back or legs. I am now...Read More
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Very personable and highly communicative, which I appreciate both in helping me make my surgical decision, but also putting me at ease. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Dr Refai. He's been outstanding, as has his team.
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Dr. Refai and his staff are amazing. I drive over 3 hours to see him and it is worth every second. He is very informative and honest. I highly recommend him.
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
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Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
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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