If you’ve been told you need spine surgery, it can be a good idea to get a second opinion. Spine Physicians Institute has one of few Mayo Clinic fellowship-trained spine surgeons in the North Texas area.

Spine Physicians Institute

Spine Physicians Institute is a freestanding spine center located in North Dallas and treats back pain, neck pain, herniated discs, stenosis and other spine problems. The spine center emphasizes non-surgical treatment options where possible. When surgery is necessary, the spine center uses minimally invasive surgery techniques that enable you to be home the same day.

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Specializing in minimally invasive techniques and non-surgical treatment options.

Back strain and neck strain

Radiating pain into an arm or leg

Radicular / radiating pain symptoms

Numbness in a hand or foot

Stenosis or narrowing of the spinal canal

Arthritic issues with the spine

Spinal fractures from trauma or car accident

Herniated and Degenerative Discs

Muscle or Ligament strain

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Artificial Disc Replacement

For herniated discs in the neck, Spine Physicians Institute uses FDA-approved artificial discs to preserve the natural motion of the neck. Dr. Sethuraman evaluates the disc herniation to determine if a person qualifies for artificial disc replacement. 


Dr. Venkat Sethuraman, MBA, FAAOS, MD

Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon
Fellowship-Trained in Spine Surgery at the Mayo Clinic
Specializing in Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Venkat Sethuraman, MD, is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon, fellowship trained in spine surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He has done more than 1,000 spine surgeries through his North Dallas spine center practice.

Unlike other spine surgeons who often spend 30% of their time on brain disorders or treatment of knees and hips, Dr. Sethuraman focuses 100 percent in the care of back and neck pain and spine problems.

Dr. Sethuraman specializes in minimally invasive techniques and stays current on the newest advances in spine surgery and non-surgical treatment options. He is referred patients from across the Dallas area and suburbs.