Dr. Daniel Surdell, MD

Dr. Daniel Surdell, MD

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Dr. Daniel Surdell, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Omaha, NE and has been practicing for 18 years. He graduated from University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in neurosurgery.

982035 NEBRASKA MEDICAL CTR

Omaha, NE 68198

Contact Information

(402) 559-9611

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
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Brain Aneurysm
very high
more than 95% of peers
Aneurysm
very high
more than 94% of peers
Cerebrovascular Disease
very high
more than 93% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

54  Conditions Treated

  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • 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

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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Education

  • University Of Nebraska / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Surdell's Reviews

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5.0

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My mother had a stoke in august of 2011 at the age of 44 which was caused by a brain aneurysm. My mom had battled with alopecia for years and at the time of her stroke her hair was the longest it had been in probably 6+ years. I asked Dr. Surdell if there was anyway around shaving her entire head...Read More
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My case was one of those rare cases where after reviewing the MRI they were wondering how I was even up and walking. Needless to say I was immediately scheduled for a consultation. He was in surgery so I actually saw his PA. I went into surgery the next morning. My procedure was a "microendoscopic...Read More
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Dr. Daniel Surdell is a 5+ star neurosurgeon. I had lost feeling in my hands/fingers for almost a year, a brain/cervical MRI confirmed I had a 3.7 cm spinal (Schwannoma) tumor ( located on my C1-C2) vertebrae. He has a great personality with a very caring heart, he took the time to explain my...Read More
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Dr. Surdell was my surgeon when it became necessary to remove a Chondra Sarcoma from my brain. Surgery was completed on Dec. 19, 2011. I was home without any discomfort by Christmas Eve, 5 days later. Dr. Surdell is a great surgeon. He is very fine person. Compassion, friendly, courteous,...Read More
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Dr. Surdell took care of my husband following a carotid artery tear causing an extensive subarachnoid hemorrhage. I am an administrative RN with 30 years experience and all I can say is that he took the time to explain things to me which seems to be the exception today. His care at the UNMC neuro...Read More
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