Dr. Elias Dagnew, MD

Dr. Elias Dagnew, MD

Neurosurgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 45
(14)
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Dr. Elias Dagnew, MD is a neurosurgery doctor who practices in Suwanee, GA. He is 45 years old and has been practicing for 21 years.

4355 Johns Creek Pkwy Ste 520

Suwanee, GA 30024

Contact Information

(404) 446-4424

Insurance Accepted

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

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Spondylosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 95% of peers

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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
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Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*
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Conditions Treated

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

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Procedures

  • Brain Surgery
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal or Cranial
  • Stereotactic Surgery

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

  • Dallas Baptist University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Washington Univ Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Cincinnati
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Cincinnati
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2003
  • Ut MD Anderson Cancer Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Ma Neuroscience
    Other Education | Completed
  • Washington University, St Louis
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Dagnew has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Dagnew's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Dagnew to family and friends
4.4
based on 14 total reviews (6 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (10)
  • 4
    (2)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Dagnew'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 (6)

in Atlanta, GA |
I had spine surgery by Dr Dagnew. I have to say he changed my life. I was in pain and walked bent over for almost 10 years. It has been 6 months since my surgery and I have my life back. I have no pain, I walk straight and play golf. I am very grateful I found Dr Dagnew who was recommended by a...more
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Norcross, GA |
Neck surgery with Dr Dagnew 11/2015. After the anesthesia subsided I realized my left hand was numb along with my left foot and had shooting pain into my left eye that had never been present before. To date these new issues have not resolved even after extensive PT and alternative treatments. ...more
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Atlanta, GA |
I was able to get an appointment quickly due to my injury that needed surgery. After I met with Dr. Dagnew it was clear to proceed with surgery. I got my medical clearance the next day. After 2 weeks of waiting for a surgery date, and calling every other day to get everything on the ball, I...more
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in Woodstock, GA |
Dr. Dagnew performed surgery on my neck in 2017. It starts with his office staff, very polite and thoughtful girls. His assistant he was just as good. He took the the worry away in the very first couple of visits. Explained everything to a tee and after surgery was available for phone calls after...more
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in LaGrange, GA |
I love this doctor. I was suffering for 17 yrs with lower back pain with sciatica. He was quick with scheduling surgery. He takes his time to make sure everything is done right. Even if you are in surgery longer than expected. I had my lumbar decompression surgery a month ago. And i feel like a...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Dagnew accepts 9 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
    Blue Choice Option POS
    Blue Open Access POS
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    LocalPlus
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Dagnew has admitting privileges

Emory Johns Creek Hospital
6325 Hospital Pkwy
Johns Creek, GA 30097
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Wellstar Kennestone Hospital
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Marietta, GA 30060
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