Dr. Mark J. Dannenbaum is a fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with expertise in vascular and endovascular surgery.
Dr. Dannenbaum received his medical degree from McGovern Medical School at UTHealth and completed his neurosurgery residency at the Baylor College of Medicine. After receiving his neurosurgery fellowship training at Harvard Medical School, he completed a second fellowship in vascular and endovascular neurosurgery at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta. He is a member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons.
Prior to joining Mischer Neuroscience Associates, Dr. Dannenbaum served as a clinical instructor and senior associate for the department of Neurosurgery at Emory University School of Medicine. He has presented research at several national conferences, and among the journals in which his work has been published are the Journal of Neurosurgery and Neurosurgery.
Dr. Dannenbaum is committed to providing exceptional clinical care in order to ensure the highest quality outcomes for his patients. Throughout the evaluation and treatment process, referring physicians are kept informed about patient progress, and the clinic team encourages continued communication about each referred patient.
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It was a mother's worst nightmare: On March 23, Huyen Pham put her healthy 4-month-old baby, Donovan Tran, down for his nap. He'd been throwing up, but after all, he'd just started on solid food, and she reasoned that maybe that was hard on him.
An hour later, when she checked on him, he was limp as a ragdoll, pale and unresponsive. "I thought he was dying," she says.
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