Dr. Richard Burg, M.D.
Dr. Richard Burg is a board certified spine surgeon serving the Frisco center of OrthoTexas. He specializes in treating various orthopedic conditions of the cervical, thoracic as well as lumbar spine. He has years of experience in using minimally invasive surgical techniques to provide treatment for various spinal deformities and other degenerative problems. The practice area of the spine surgeon also includes Laser Spine Surgery, Spinal Decompression Surgery, Spinal Stenosis Surgery, Spinal Decompression Surgery etc. Dr. Burg presently serves on the executive board of OrthoTexas.


  • Fellowship in Orthopedic & Neurological Spine Surgery from Cleveland Spine Institute (Aug 2007 to Jul 2008)
  • Orthopedic Surgery Residency from University of Minnesota Department of Orthopedic Surgery (Jun 2003 to Jun 2007)
  • Surgical Internship from University of Minnesota Department of Surgery (Jun 2002 to Jun 2003)
  • Medical degree from (M.D.) from University of Minnesota (Aug 1998 to May 2002)

Hospital Appointments

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Allen, TX
  • McKinney Surgery Center
  • Methodist McKinney Hospital
  • Baylor Plano Hospital
  • Victory Medical Center Craig Ranch, McKinney, TX

Professional Affiliations

  • Texas Orthopedic Association (TOA)
  • North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • Texas Medical Association (TMA)
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)

Dr. Burg provides surgical as well non-surgical treatment for Back Pain, Spinal Stenosis, Sciatica, Neck Pain, Spine Fractures, and Pinched Nerve etc. The spine surgeon in Frisco, TX also treats sports injuries to the neck and spine.