Dr. Devanand Dominique is a medical doctor (M.D.) and a neurosurgeon. He completed a 7 year residency in neurological surgery at Temple University in Philadelphia. Neurosurgeons, during this residency training deal only with the nervous system. Spinal surgery, and nerve pain and the treatment of spinal disorders are part of every day for a neurosurgeon. Dr. Dominique completed 2 fellowships (Harvard and The University of Toronto) and has specialized in the management of spinal disorders.
Neurosurgeons are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of disorders involving:
Spine and Spinal Cord
Intracranial and intraspinal vasculature
Orthopedic surgeons may be Medical Doctors (MD) or Doctors of Osteopathic Medicine (DO) who have completed a five-year surgical residency focused on the treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. Orthopedists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of almost all bone and joint disorders, such as:
Hand injuries and deformities
Total joint replacement