Ralph Rashbaum, MD

Ralph Rashbaum, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon at Texas Health Spine and Orthopedic Center

Meet Ralph Rashbaum, MD

Dr. Ralph Rashbaum is a co-founder of the Texas Back Institute and concurrently founded one of the first back schools in the United States. Dr. Rashbaum received his medical degree from Chicago Medical School and completed an internship and surgical residency at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. Dr. Rashbaum finished his second residency at the University Hospital of Cleveland and received post-residency training in the Spinal Cord Injury Unit. Following his residency, Dr. Rashbaum’s completed his spine fellowships with Dr. Richard Rothman and Frederick Simone at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and Dr. Henry Bohlman in Cleveland, OH.

Dr. Rashbaum prides his practice on taking the steps necessary to achieve appropriate and predictable outcomes for his patients. He is intricately involved in the Texas Back Institute Spine Fellowship Program and is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and received the Volvo Award for low back pain research.

Doctor Quote

Proper and timely concern for every patient’s problem to help achieve an appropriate and predictable outcome; always stressing non-surgical intervention first when the patient's condition allows.

Directions to our primary location in

Plano, TX

How Ralph Rashbaum, MD Can Help You


  • Orthopedic Surgeon


  • Bone Spurs
  • Cervical Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Cervical Spine Arthritis
  • Cervical Spondylosis
  • Facet Joint Disorders
  • Lumbar Spine Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of the Spine
  • SI Joint Disruption
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Spinal Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Trauma


  • Arthritis Management
  • Fusion Surgery
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Pain Management
  • SI Joint Fusion
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Injections

Accolades for Ralph Rashbaum, MD

Professional Distinctions

  • Fellowship, Spine Surgery, Dr. H. Bohlman and Dr. Rothman

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • North American Spine Society

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, American Board of Orthopedic Surgery

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Office Information for Ralph Rashbaum, MD

6020 W. Parker Road
PLANO, TX 75093
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Primary Location:

6020 W. Parker Road
PLANO, TX 75093

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