Dr. Gabriel Tender, MD

Dr. Gabriel Tender, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 50
Dr. Gabriel Tender, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in New Orleans, LA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Universitatea Din Craiova, Facultatea De Medicina in 1994 and specializes in neurosurgery.

3700 Saint Charles Ave Fl 4

New Orleans, LA 70115

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

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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more than 90% of peers
Brain Disorders
very high
more than 88% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 90% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

58  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
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • 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)
  • 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
  • Torticollis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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11  Procedures

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  • Universitatea Din Craiova, Facultatea De Medicina
    Medical School | Graduated 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Gabriel Tender, MD
Dr. Tender is my hero. I Can’t say enough about him and his team. After 4 months of acute pain, I’m back to living a normal life. Dr Tender gave me hope, where other Doctors failed.
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LA – Aug 01, 2018
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Dr. Gabriel Tender is a very intelligent, kind and caring Doctor. I was hurting badly in my left lower back and he sent me for a MRI and thank God he did, because they found a huge mass in my left kidney that was cancer. I thank the almighty God for Blessing Dr. Tender with his knowledge and...Read More
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Darlene Williams in Gray, La. – Feb 18, 2017
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I do not recommend Dr. Tender AT ALL! We spent 2 hours in the waiting room to see him for 15 minutes. He blew off my questions. He told me the weakness in my extremities was symptomatic of spinal cord compression and agitation. I have both scoliosis and excessive lordosis and Chiari Malformation....Read More
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Anonymous in Harvey, LA – Jun 23, 2016
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I absolutely recommend Dr. Tender, he performed a minimal invasive spine surgery procedure on me and relieved my constant & severe right leg paint. My pain was so severe I could not drive my car, I couldn't walk more than 20 ft. without stopping, but worst of all I could not get comfortable enough...Read More
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Ellis Cattan in New Orleans La. – Apr 11, 2016
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Dr. Tender has bean my Doctor for couple Years. He perform my back surgery a Bilateral Laminectomy wich was a success.This year my SI joint surgery was with great results. I have nothing but great things yo said about him. He is great surgeon very caring always helpful on any thing you need and he...Read More
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Graciela Grabizo in Kenner. La. 70065 – Feb 24, 2016
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