Dr. Christopher Danner
Born and raised in the Big Easy, Dr. Danner completed his undergraduate studies at Loyola University in his hometown of New Orleans, Louisiana, graduating Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in biology and a minor in chemistry. He later obtained his M.D. from Louisiana State University in New Orleans.
During his third year of medical school training, Dr. Danner's exposure to the specialty of OB/GYN propelled his conviction to pursue a career in women's health. "The energy and feeling you get bringing a new life into this world cannot be put into words," Dr. Danner said. "I feel truly blessed and fortunate to be in this profession."
At the University of Florida, Dr. Danner served as the Administrative Chief Resident. Upon completion of residency training, he was recognized as best overall resident teacher and best overall medical student teacher. Moreover, he was chosen the best obstetrician of his graduating class.
Dr. Danner's many professional interests include general wellness and prevention; family planning; high-risk pregnancy care and delivery; adolescent gynecology; polycystic ovarian syndrome; menopause/hormones; minimally invasive laser and laparoscopic surgery, including Da Vinci robotic surgery; and the latest outpatient alternatives to hysterectomy. "My philosophy of care is based on prevention and empowering women to understand their own health issues," Dr. Danner explained. "Questions and concerns are thoroughly addressed prior to beginning any treatment."
Dr. Danner's personal interests include spending time with his wife, Cortney, and their four children: Miller, Emerson, Lily and Simon. He is also interested in physical fitness, music, cooking, sports and travel. He is a parishioner at St. Gabriel Catholic Church.