Leadership / Surgeons
Board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons, Dr. Jeremy W. Denning is Medical Director of Neurological Surgery. His specialties include adult spinal deformity and complex reconstructive spine surgery—specializing in scoliosis, including minimally invasive scoliosis surgery.
Dr. Denning graduated with honors from Howard Payne University in Brownwood, TX with degrees in biology and broadcast journalism. A native Texan, he attended medical school at The University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston where he graduated first in his class. During medical school, Dr. Denning was awarded “Most Outstanding Student” in Anatomy, Biochemistry, Physiology, Microbiology, Immunology, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine by the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
Dr. Denning completed his residency in Neurosurgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston and held chief resident positions at The Methodist Hospital, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Ben Taub General Hospital, Texas Children’s Hospital and the Michael E. DeBakey Veteran’s Affairs Hospital. Following his residency, he was awarded a fellowship in complex and minimally invasive spine surgery at New York University Medical Center in New York and a preceptorship in cerebrovascular surgery with Professor Juha Hernesniemi, Chairman of Neurosurgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital Töölö Hospital in Finland. Dr. Denning also completed dual fellowship training at New York University Medical Center in neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery.
Board-certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgeons, Dr. Jason S. Taub is Medical Director of Spinal Deformity and Spinal Oncology. His specialties include scoliosis, adult spinal deformity and complex reconstructive spine surgery, minimally invasive spine surgery and spinal oncology with special interests in kyphosis, complex revision surgeries, tumors, and post-traumatic reconstructive procedures.
Dr. Taub received his undergraduate degree from Duke University and attended medical school at Emory University in Atlanta, GA where he graduated at the top of his class. He completed his residency in neurological surgery at Emory where he served as Chief Resident. Following his residency, he completed a combined fellowship in neurosurgery and orthopedic spine surgery at Cleveland Clinic, with focused training in minimally invasive and reconstructive techniques for the full spectrum of spinal disorders, including degenerative, tumor, trauma, rheumatologic, and infectious processes. He combines the latest technology to provide less destructive solutions for better results.
In his practice, Dr. Taub focuses on nonsurgical alternatives, such as physical therapy which allows most patients to avoid surgery. Dr. Taub is a member of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, AO Spine, Texas Medical Association, and Dallas County Medical Association.