Gabriel E. Hunt Jr. MD
Gabriel E. Hunt, Jr., MD is a neurosurgeon at the Cedars-Sinai Department of Neurosurgery and the Cedars-Sinai Spine Center. He also is a member of the Cedars-Sinai/USC Glorya Kaufman Dance Medicine Center. His clinical interests involve the treatment of spinal cord injuries and spinal trauma, the treatment of complex spinal disorders. He believes in utilizing a minimally invasive approach to treat all appropriate spinal disorders.
Dr. Hunt's primary areas of research interest include new advances in the treatment of spinal cord injuries and developing new minimally invasive surgical technologies. He was a recipient of a Howard Hughes Research Fellowship while attending the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine.
Dr. Hunt has written articles for several peer-reviewed publications, including Neurosurgical Focus, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Neurological Research. He has given numerous presentations in his areas of expertise in the United States and abroad.
He is a member of the American Medical Association, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons.
Dr. Hunt received his bachelor's degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and his medical degree from the UCLA School of Medicine. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in neurological surgery at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience in Philadelphia. Dr. Hunt received specialized training in the treatment of complex spinal disorders, spinal trauma, and spinal cord injuries through participation in the Orthopedic and Neurosurgical fellowship program at the Delaware Valley Regional Spinal Cord injury Center at Thomas Jefferson University.