Dr. Dennis Alan Turner MD Neurosurgeon
Dr. Dennis Turner is a neurosurgeon in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 39 years. Dr. Turner accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 7 doctors at Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center who specialize in Neurological Surgery.
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Specialty & Clinical Interests
Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery
Education & Medical Training
University of Minnesota at Fairview
Residency, General Surgery, 1975–1976
University of Washington
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1976–1981
Indiana University School of Medicine
Class of 1975
Certifications & Licensure
American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified in Neurological Surgery
MN State Medical License
Active through 2014
NC State Medical License
Active through 2014
Awards, Honors & Recognition
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Publications & Presentations
Nicotinamide pre-treatment ameliorates NAD(H) hyperoxidation and improves neuronal function after severe hypoxia.
Shetty, P. K.,Galeffi, F.,Turner, D. A.
Safety/feasibility of targeting the substantia nigra with AAV2-neurturin in Parkinson patients.
Bartus, R. T.,Baumann, T. L.,Siffert, J.,Herzog, C. D.,Alterman, R.,Boulis, N.,Turner, D. A.,Stacy, M.,Lang, A. E.,Lozano, A. M.,Olanow, C. W.
Improved efficacy of temporally non-regular deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease.
Brocker, D. T.,Swan, B. D.,Turner, D. A.,Gross, R. E.,Tatter, S. B.,Koop, M. M.,Bronte-Stewart, H.,Grill, W. M.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
- BCBS Wyoming BlueChoice Personal
- CIGNA Open Access
- CIGNA PPO
- First Health PPO
- Great West PPO
- Multiplan PHCS PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
- BCBS Blue Card PPO
- CIGNA HMO
- Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
- Multiplan PPO
- United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
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Room 4530, Duke South Blue Zone, Box 3807
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 684-6706
Fax: (919) 681-8068