Daniel Refai, MD


Daniel Refai, MD
Associate Professor, Departments of Neurological Surgery and Orthopaedic Surgery

59 Executive Park South
Suite 3000
Atlanta, GA 30329
To make an appointment: 404-778-5770

Dr. Refai earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and French at Tufts University in 1997 and his Medical Doctorate at the University of Chicago School of Medicine in 2003. He completed his neurosurgical residency at Washington University, St. Louis in June 2003, and completed a one-year non-ACGME advanced sub-specialty fellowship in spinal neurosurgery and orthopaedics at The Cleveland Clinic, Inc. in June, 2010. Dr. Refai enjoys teaching and has received numerous patient and medical education distinctions throughout his training.

Dr. Daniel Refai joined the Departments of Neurosurgery and Orthopaedics September, 2010, with a practice focused on complex spine surgery. He sees outpatients at the Emory Orthopaedics and Spine Center at Executive Park, and operates at the Emory University Hospital-Midtown and Grady Memorial Hospital.

Areas of Clinical Interest:

  • Cervical fusion
  • Arthroplasty
  • Discectomy
  • Herniated disc
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Lumbar disorders, decompression and fusion
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgery
  • Posterior lumbar interbody fusion
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spine: implants; pain; stenosis; surgery; trauma; tumors
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Thoracic fusion
  • Vertebral fractures
  • Oncology

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