Daniel J. Hoh, MD

Special Interests:

  • Minimally Invasive and Complex Spine Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Regeneration
  • Neurologic Rehabilitation
  • Treatment of Spinal Degenerative, Trauma, Deformity, Tumor, Rheumatologic, and Infectious Disorders


Daniel J. Hoh, MD, is an associate professor of neurosurgery and holds the Dunspaugh-Dalton endowed professorship at the University of Florida. He was awarded a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Stanford University and his medical degree from Columbia University. Dr. Hoh completed his internship and residency training in neurological surgery at the University of Southern California. During residency, he also completed a neurotrauma and spinal cord injury fellowship at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center. After residency, he completed both neurosurgery and orthopaedic spine fellowships with Edward Benzel, MD and Robert McLain, MD, at the Cleveland Clinic Hospital, a nationally renowned comprehensive spine center. During his fellowship, Dr. Hoh gained specialty training in the treatment of complex spinal disorders, including spinal cord tumors, spinal deformity, spinal reconstruction, minimally invasive surgery and spinal cord injury.

Dr. Hoh provides care to patients with all neurosurgical conditions, however, his primary focus is minimally invasive and complex spine surgery. He specializes in applying innovative surgical techniques and novel technologies for the treatment of spinal degenerative, trauma, deformity, tumor, rheumatologic and infectious disorders.

Dr. Hoh has served on the editorial board for scientific journals, as well as chair of committees for national neurosurgical organizations. He is on the executive board of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, and the AANS/ CNS Joint Section of Disorders of Spine and Peripheral Nerves. He is the past scientific program chair for the AANS/ CNS Joint Section of Disorders of Spine and Peripheral Nerves. He is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurologic Surgeons, North American Spine Society, the AANS/CNS Joint Section of Disorders of Spine and Peripheral Nerves, and the AANS/ CNS Joint Section on Neurotrauma and Critical Care.

Dr. Hoh performs both minimally invasive and complex spine surgery (laminectomy, discectomy, spinal fusion, disc replacement, spinal instrumentation, spinal reconstruction, deformity correction, tumor removal and kyphoplasty) for the treatment of disorders affecting the cranio-cervical junction, cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine.


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