Dr. David Benglis Jr, MD

Dr. David Benglis Jr, MD

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Dr. David Benglis Jr, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Atlanta, GA and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 2004 and specializes in neurosurgery.Read his story

2001 Peachtree Rd NE Ste 575

Atlanta, GA 30309

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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

Treatment Frequency
Myelopathy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benglis Jr treats Myelopathy more than 99% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Autoimmune Myelopathy
Spondylosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benglis Jr treats Spondylosis more than 99% of his peers

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

Cervical Spine Myelopathy
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Benglis Jr treats Cervical Spine Myelopathy more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Benglis Jr treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Benglis Jr' conditions and procedures:

Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Broken Neck
Cervical Disc Replacement
Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
Cervical Microdiscectomy
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Cervical Spine Reconstruction
Chiari's Deformity
Cranial Trauma
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Lumbar Laminectomy
Lumbar Microdiscectomy
Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Lumbar Spine Fracture
Myelopathy
Neck Surgery
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Discectomy
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Disorders
Spine Fracture Treatment
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spine Surgery
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Thoracic Disc Surgery
Thoracic Spine Fracture
Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
Traumatic Brain Injury

About Me

Care Philosophy

The patient-physician interaction and bond is one of the most important parts of my practice. Each one of my patients has a unique clinical condition and I "custom fit" the plan for their comprehensive spine care accordingly. My patients are my family.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

  • 2011
    University Of Miami_jackson Memorial Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2011
  • 2009
    University Of Miami_jackson Memorial Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital
    2009
  • 2005
    University Of Miami_jackson Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2005
  • 2004
    University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School
    2004
  • 1999
    University Of Texas
    Undergraduate School
    1999

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • 10th Rosamoff Research Day Best Presentation, 2010
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, 2004
  • North American Spine Society Scholarship, 2007
  • 8th Rosamoff Research Day Best Presentation, 2008

Media & Publications

  • Craniovertebral Junction Abnormalities., In press
  • Hypothermia-evidence based review., In press
  • Robotics, FES, Brain-Computer Interfaces, Locomotor Training Strategies., 2011
  • Syringomyelia, 2011
  • Biology of spine fusion., In press
  • Outcomes in pediatric patients with Chiari malformation Type I followed up without surgery., 2011
  • Treatment of a persistent iatrogenic cerebrospinal fluid-pleural fistula with a cadaveric dural-pleural graft., 2009
  • An anatomical study of the lumbosacral plexus as related to the minimally invasive transpsoas approach to the lumbar spine., 2009
  • Clinical feasibility of minimally invasive cervical laminoplasty., 2008
  • A comprehensive review of the safety profile of bone morphogenetic protein in spine surgery., 2008

Dr. Benglis Jr' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Benglis Jr

4.7

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Can't say enough good things about Dr. Benglis and his PA, Patty. This practice has also been easy with scheduling appointments and they genuinely care about my health and recovery. I could hardly walk into their office and no the leg pain and numbness are gone. I have degenerating discs so will...Read More
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Dr. Benglis is a masterful neurosurgeon. He performed a three level A-Life with posterior bracing (S1-L3). He set up a team of surgeons and performed the operations with permission and great success. I have no pain after ten years. The only think that I would have done different would have been to...Read More
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Dr. Benglis and his assistant Patty are fantastic! They both explained all of my problems to me in terms I could understand (for the first time!) My surgery was 4 months ago and I can already feel my legs again!! So grateful I found the best!!!
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I have been in the businesses of healthcare for 30+ years, so I consider myself a harsh judge of physicians & their staff. I have nothing but the highest praise for Dr. B and his staff. From the appointment staff to the nursing staff to his amazing PA and office manager. They were all kind,...Read More
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Very talented surgeon! Very good results from surgery!
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Aetna
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Choice Plus POS II
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice HMO
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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