Dr. Daniel Yanni, MD

Dr. Daniel Yanni, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 41
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Dr. Daniel Yanni, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Newport Beach, CA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Ucsd Sch Med in 2003 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.

351 Hospital Rd Ste 218

Newport Beach, CA 92663

Contact Information

(949) 515-0051

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Health Net
  • MultiPlan
  • Optima Health
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Top Care Areas

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Low Back Pain
very high
more than 97% of peers
Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 95% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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3  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

56  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm
  • 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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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)
  • Nerve Sheath Tumors
  • 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 Cord Tumor
  • 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
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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32  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Brain Surgery
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Failed Back Surgery Revision
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Paracentesis
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery
  • Thoracic Sympathectomy for Sweaty Palms
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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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

  • UCLA Westwood
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • Ucsd Sch Med
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Cedars-Sinai Mc
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Rutgers Med Sch-Umdnj
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • St Luke's-Roosevelt Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Yanni has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Yanni's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Yanni

4.4

Based on 43 reviews

5 Stars
81.3953488372093%
(35)
4 Stars
2.3255813953488373%
(1)
3 Stars
2.3255813953488373%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
13.953488372093023%
(6)

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I am currently a Kaiser patient. I have been experiencing extreme back pain for months and the issue has not been resolved. Dr. Yanni did an out of network image review for me. He was so thorough and took the time to explain the procedure I need in great detail. He was never rushed and was...Read More
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My decision for who would perform my second spinal fusion surgery came down to factors such as Accessibility, Approachability, Credentials, and Above and Beyond Attitude. Dr. Yanni and his staff have all of these in spades. I would strongly recommend Dr. Yanni to anyone in need of a neurosurgeon....Read More
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Dr. Yanni has performed 2 back fusion surgeries on me, L234&5 and I am completely free of any and all pain. My life is back to normal, I golf 3 times a week, can walk, stand and lift heavy objects, which prior to the surgeries was not able to do any of them. Yesterday, 8/29/18, I visited him with a...Read More
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Because Dr. Yanni is possibly the best Neurosurgeon in Orange County (that's no small statement), my right lower leg function has returned after L4-L5 fusion surgery last year by an excellent Surgeon who did my laminectomy and L5-L6 fusion in 2006. When I finally showed up on Dr. Yanni's doorstep,...Read More
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I have been seeing Dr. Yanni for over 2 years for a Degenerative Disc problem on L4-L5. I have been having this issue and the leg pains that go with it for 6 years and it finally came to the point that I needed the Fusion Surgery. Dr. Yanni performed this on me in Nov, 2017 and so far so good. I...Read More
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