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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Daniel K. Resnick, MD, is a Professor of Neurological Surgery at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health. He completed his undergraduate education at Princeton University, followed by medical school at the University of Pennsylvania. He has been practicing at UW Hospital and Clinics since completing his residency at the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Resnick specializes in disorders of the spine and has particular expertise in minimally-incisional surgery, spinal tumors and degenerative disorders of the spine.

Specialties

Neurosurgery

Spine Medicine

UW Health Clinics

UW Hospital and Clinics
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Research Park Clinic
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UW Health at The American Center
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Neurological Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Neurological Surgery
Residency University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Internship Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia
Medical School University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, 1991

Awards/Honors

Best Doctors® in America 2014

Best Doctors® in America 2013

Best Doctors® in America 2011


Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

Procedures

Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

PubMed Articles
Hoh BL Curran J Rokicki J Ullman JS Bendok BR Rao G Selden NR Resnick DK Ghogawala Z . The Comparative Effectiveness of Specific Professional Educational Tools for Correcting Knowledge Gaps Among Practicing Neurosurgeons. Neurosurgery. 2015 Aug;62 Suppl 1:133-6
[PubMed ID: 26181932]
Resnick DK . A Question of Balance: Presidential Address of the 2014 CNS Annual Meeting. Neurosurgery. 2015 Aug;62 Suppl 1:66-72
[PubMed ID: 26181922]
Zammar SG El Tecle NE El Ahmadieh TY Adelson PD Veznedaroglu E Surdell DL Harrop JS Benes V Rezai AR Resnick DK Bendok BR . Impact of a Vascular Neurosurgery Simulation-Based Course on Cognitive Knowledge and Technical Skills in European Neurosurgical Trainees. World Neurosurg. 2015 Aug;84(2):197-201
[PubMed ID: 25498797]
Whitmore RG Curran JN Ali ZS Mummaneni PV Shaffrey CI Heary RF Kaiser MG Asher AL Malhotra NR Cheng JS Hurlbert J Smith JS Magge SN Steinmetz MP Resnick DK Ghogawala Z . Predictive value of 3-month lumbar discectomy outcomes in the NeuroPoint-SD Registry. J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Jul 3;:1-8
[PubMed ID: 26140406]
Li Y Fredrickson V Resnick DK . How should we grade lumbar disc herniation and nerve root compression? A systematic review. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Jun;473(6):1896-902
[PubMed ID: 24825130]
Schomberg D Miranpuri G Duellman T Crowell A Vemuganti R Resnick D . Spinal cord injury induced neuropathic pain: Molecular targets and therapeutic approaches. Metab Brain Dis. 2015 Jun;30(3):645-58
[PubMed ID: 25588751]
Ghobrial GM Balsara K Maulucci CM Resnick DK Selden NR Sharan AD Harrop JS . Simulation Training Curricula for Neurosurgical Residents: Cervical Foraminotomy and Durotomy Repair Modules. World Neurosurg. 2015 May 7;
[PubMed ID: 25957725]
Zammar SG Hamade YJ Aoun RJ El Tecle NE El Ahmadieh TY Adelson PD Kurpad SN Harrop JS Hodge H Mishra RC Rajshekhar V Rezai AR Sahkla SK Sattur MG Selden NR Sharan AD Resnick DK Bendok BR . The cognitive and technical skills impact of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons simulation curriculum on neurosurgical trainees at the 2013 Neurological Society of India meeting. World Neurosurg. 2015 Apr;83(4):419-23
[PubMed ID: 25524066]
McGirt MJ Resnick D Edwards N Angevine P Mroz T Fehlings M . Background to understanding value-based surgical spine care. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Oct 15;39(22 Suppl 1):S51-2
[PubMed ID: 25299259]
Resnick DK Tosteson AN Groman RF Ghogawala Z . Setting the equation: establishing value in spine care. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Oct 15;39(22 Suppl 1):S43-50
[PubMed ID: 25299258]
Ahmed MM Lee H Clark Z Miranpuri GS Nacht C Patel K Liu L Joslin J Kintner D Resnick DK . Pathogenesis of spinal cord injury induced edema and neuropathic pain: expression of multiple isoforms of wnk1. Ann Neurosci. 2014 Jul;21(3):97-103
[PubMed ID: 25206073]
Resnick DK Watters WC 3rd Mummaneni PV Dailey AT Choudhri TF Eck JC Sharan A Groff MW Wang JC Ghogawala Z Dhall SS Kaiser MG . Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 10: lumbar fusion for stenosis without spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul;21(1):62-6
[PubMed ID: 24980587]
Resnick DK Watters WC 3rd Sharan A Mummaneni PV Dailey AT Wang JC Choudhri TF Eck J Ghogawala Z Groff MW Dhall SS Kaiser MG . Guideline update for the performance of fusion procedures for degenerative disease of the lumbar spine. Part 9: lumbar fusion for stenosis with spondylolisthesis. J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Jul;21(1):54-61
[PubMed ID: 24980586]
El Ahmadieh TY Harrop J Batjer HH Resnick DK Bendok BR . Blinded peer assessment of surgical skill is feasible and can predict complication rates: a step toward measuring surgical quality. Neurosurgery. 2014 Jun;74(6):N12-4
[PubMed ID: 24836100]
Kim HT Kim T Novotny B Khan N Aksamit J Siegel S Miranpuri GS Resnick DK . Thermal hyperalgesia assessment for rats after spinal cord injury: developing a valid and useful pain index. Spine J. 2014 Jun 1;14(6):984-9
[PubMed ID: 24361359]
Lee HK Ahmed MM King KC Miranpuri GS Kahle KT Resnick DK Sun D . Persistent phosphorylation of NKCC1 and WNK1 in the epicenter of the spinal cord following contusion injury. Spine J. 2014 May 1;14(5):777-81
[PubMed ID: 24239489]
Kreiner DS Hwang SW Easa JE Resnick DK Baisden JL Bess S Cho CH DePalma MJ Dougherty P 2nd Fernand R Ghiselli G Hanna AS Lamer T Lisi AJ Mazanec DJ Meagher RJ Nucci RC Patel RD Sembrano JN Sharma AK Summers JT Taleghani CK Tontz WL Jr Toton JF . An evidence-based clinical guideline for the diagnosis and treatment of lumbar disc herniation with radiculopathy. Spine J. 2014 Jan;14(1):180-91
[PubMed ID: 24239490]
Hartjen CA Resnick DK Hsu KY Zucherman JF Hsu EH Skidmore GA . Two-Year Evaluation of the X-STOP Interspinous Spacer in Different Primary Patient Populations With Neurogenic Intermittent Claudication due to Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2013 Nov 8;
[PubMed ID: 23168396]
Resnick DK . Long-term kinematic analysis of cervical spine after single-level implantation of Bryan cervical disc prosthesis: a review. Spine J. 2013 Jun;13(6):635-6
[PubMed ID: 23747195]
Resnick DK . Updated Guidelines for the Management of Acute Cervical Spine and Spinal Cord Injury. Neurosurgery. 2013 Mar;72 Suppl 2:1
[PubMed ID: 23417171]