Neurosurgeon Elias Dakwar, M.D. Joins Baptist Health as Director of Deformity Spine Surgery
part of Baptist Health, established at Boca Raton Regional HospitalDr. Dakwar specializes in complex spine reconstruction and treating degenerative spine conditions and spinal stenosis.
he helped train medical students as an associate professor at the Cleveland Clinic Florida in the Head, Spine section of the Neurosurgery department and served as the director of the Center for Spine Health in Weston, Fla.
the University of Rochester School of Medicine &
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