Daniel Denis, MD

5 of 5 Stars
Based on 13 Patient Verified Ratings

Daniel Denis, MD, is a highly trained neurosurgeon whose passion for pain research has led to an expertise in complex spinal surgery. His expertise lies in minimally invasive microsurgical techniques to treat a wide variety of spinal and cranial disorders. Dr. Denis puts an emphasis on educating his patients on their conditions and engaging them in the decision-making process.

Dr. Denis, a native of Montreal, Canada, earned his medical degree from University of Sherbrooke, completed his neurosurgical residency at University of Montreal and achieved his fellowship in Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery at University of California in Los Angeles before joining Ochsner Health System.

Areas of Expertise

  • Spinal Disorders:
  • Artificial disk
  • Craniocervical junction
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Sacro iliac dysfunction
  • Scoliosis/kyphosis
  • CRPS
  • Brachial plexus injury pain
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Syringomyelia
  • Spinal fusion
  • Spine and spinal cord tumors

Cranial Disorders:

  • Chiari malformations
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Brain tumor

Medical School

University of Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, Canada


Neurosurgery, University of Montreal, Montreal, Canada


Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles, California

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery
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