Dr. Christopher D Duntsch MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Christopher Duntsch is a neurosurgeon in Plano, Texas. He received his medical degree from University of Tennessee College of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Duntsch accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

University of Tennessee
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 2004 - 2009

Baptist Memorial Hospital
Fellowship, Vascular Surgery, 2009 - 2010

University of Tennessee College of Medicine
Class of 2002

University Tennessee Medical Center
Internship, General Surgery, 2003 - 2004

University Tennessee Medical Center
Chief Residency, Radiology, 2008 - 2009

University Tennessee Medical Center
Post Doctoral Fellowship, 2002 - 2004

University of Memphis
Other Training, Vertebrate Zoology, 1991 - 1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 9 years in Written Boards

WI State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Best Docs Dallas, Best Docs

Carestare, Where to Find Care

Best Science Abstract, North American Spine Society

Best Science Award, North American Spine Society

Science Presentation Award, Tennessee Neurosurgical Society

Who's Who in Medicine Academia

Graduated with High Honors, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)

1st Place, Poster, Graduate Student Category, HARM FORUM, American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists, Parenteral Drug Association, Annual Graduate Symposium

Basic Science Award, Southern Neurosurgical Society

First Place, Poster, Post-doctoral Scientist Category, University of Tennessee Cancer Institute Annual Meeting

Ralph R. Braund Young Investigator Award (Poster), University of Tennessee Cancer Institute Annual Meeting

Alumni Achievement Award in Research, University of Tennessee, College of Medicine

High Honors, UTHSC Medical School Doctorate of Medicine

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC)

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Premedical Honor Society, University of Memphis

Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society, Premedical Honor Society, University of Memphis

Dean's List, University of Memphis

Publications & Presentations

Effects of hypofractionated irradiation on brain vasculature using an in situ tumor model.
Zawaski J, Gaber W, Sabek O, Wilson C, Duntsch CD, and Merchant TE 2012 1 1

Improved intratumoral oxygenation through vascular normalizatoin increases glioma sensitivity to ionizing radiation.
McGee MC, Hamner JB, Williams RF, Rosati SF, Sims TL, Ng CY, Gaber MW, Calabrese C, Wu J, Nathwani AC, Duntsch C, Merchant TE, Davidoff AM 2010 1 1

Delivery of Temozolamide to the tumor bed via a biodegradable gel matrices in a novel model of intracranial glioma with resection.
Akbar U, Jones T, Winestone J, ShuklaA, Michael M, Sun Y, and Duntsch CD 2009 1 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Great West PPO
  • Sagamore Health Plus
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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