Dr. Ricky R. Kalra, MD
32 Patient Reviews

Dr. Ricky R. Kalra, MD

Neurological Surgeon - General


  • Board Certified
  • Accepts Insurance Plans
  • Has Online Scheduling


At Kalra Brain & Spine we provide the most up to date evidence based surgical care. Our treatment plans are often multidisciplinary and directed toward non-operative management. If surgery is your best option we utilize the latest technology and techniques to provide the most minimally invasive surgery. … Read more ›

(972) 526-0377

Office Hours

  • Mon:8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tue:8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Wed:8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Thu:8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Fri:8:00am - 5:00pm

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Last year at this exact time I was on an operating table and one year later to the date I’m back on the pickleball court thanks to the expertise and follow up care of Dr Kalra and his medical team. You won’t regret your decision to get a consult or second opinion from Dr. Kalra. His respect for the patient, conservative…

Carol S.

Provider Training

Rice UniversityBachelors DegreeEconomics & German 2002
Washington University (St. Louis)Medical DegreeMedical School2009

Residency - University of UtahNeurosurgeryNot Specified
Fellowship - University of UtahComplex & Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery2015
Other - Krankenhaus Tutzing, Munich, GermanyComplex & Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery2016

CertificationCert. BodyYear
Neurological SurgeryNeurological Surgery2021

Experience & Accolades

MemberAmerican Association of Neurological Surgeons
2007 - Present
MemberCongress of Neurological Surgeons
2007 - Present
Medical Director of NeurosurgeryMedical City Frisco
Chief of SurgeryTexas Health Presbyterian Plano

Hansard Scholars Program Rice University
Magna Cum Laude Rice University
Preuss Award Section on Tumors for Best Tumor Research (2014)American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Spine Section Charlie Kunz Award for Best Spine Research (2016) Congress of Neurological Surgeons
D Best Doctor in DallasD Magazine2017-2021

Publication Publisher Title Published
Text BookKalra, R. Schmidt M. Thoracoscopic Corpectomy and Reconstruction in Benzel's Spine Surgery, 4th Edition 2014
Text BookKalra, R., Schmidt M, and Beisse, R. Thoracoscopic Spine Surgery. Youmans Neurological Surgery. 7th edition2016
Text BookKalra R, Dailey AT. Springer-Verlag, HeidelbergIntradural Spinal Cord Tumors. Spine Surgery Basics2014

Practice & Hospital Affiliations

  • Medical City Plano
       Plano, Texas - 75093
  • Medical City Frisco
       Frisco, Texas - 75034
  • Texas Health Presbyterian Plano
       Plano, Texas - 75093
  • Legent Hospital for Special Surgery
       Plano, Texas - 75093
  • Texas Health Frisco
       Frisco, Texas - 75034
  • Baylor Scott and White Medical Center-Centennial
       Frisco, Texas - 75035


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  • Neurological Surgeon

At Kalra Brain & Spine we treat our patients as the neighbors, friends, and family they are. Our goal is to educate you, treat your symptoms, and help you recover as fast as possible.

Accepts New Patients: Yes

Dr. Kalra specializes in treating the following types of patients:

  • Adults
  • Athletes
  • Elderly and Geriatric Patients

Medical Philosophy: Integrative Medicine

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