Dr. Jack Zigler specializes in spine surgery at the Texas Back Institute in Plano, TX. Dr. Zigler will explore all non-surgical options available for spine and back pain treatment, for patients suffering from back pain or neck pain. Dr. Zigler offers the best advancements in spine surgery for patients with degenerative disease of the spine and other conditions.
– 1981-1982 Arnold Fellow in Spine Surgery, Case Western Reserve University with Henry Bohlman, M.D., Cleveland, Ohio – 1978-1981 Resident and Chief Resident in Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York – 1977-1978 Surgical Residency, Long Island Jewish-Hillside Medical Center, New Hyde Park, New York – 1977 M.D., SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, New York – 1973 B.S., Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
– Associate Editor, Spine Arthroplasty Society Journal – Scientific Program Committee, Spinal Arthroplasty Society – Editorial Board, Journal of Spinal Disorders & Techniques – Chairman of the Membership Committee, Cervical Spine Research Society – President, American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA) – Foreign Correspondent, Coluna (Portuguese language Spine Journal) – Chairman, CSRS Committee on Patient Education – Orthopedic Section Editor, The Journal of Spinal Cord Medicine – President, Federation of Spine Associations (FOSA) – Executive Committee, Chairman of Core Curriculum Committee CSRS – Committee on the Spine, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) – Program Chair, American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA) for Federation of Spine Associations (FOSA) – American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Task Force on Aging – Chairman, Task Force on Aging, North American Spine Society (NASS) – Board of Directors, American Spinal Injury Association (ASIA) – Council of Spine Societies Executive Committee – American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Spine Instrument Work Group – Contributor, American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) Self-Assessment Examination/Adult Spine – Teaching Excellence Award Rancho Los Amigos – Representative, Council of Musculoskeletal Specialty Societies (COMSS) of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons – Spinal Injury Consultant, Los Angeles Olympic Committee – Academic Achievement Award, Alumni Association, Upstate Medical Center College of Medicine – Graduated Cum Laude, SUNY Upstate Medical Center – Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
As world-renowned leaders in the field of neck and back care, back pain surgery, and neck and back pain treatment, Texas Back Institute doctors are continuously writing and presenting professional articles, publications and speaking engagements to national and international audiences. View a list of Jack E. Zigler’s impressive contributions to spine health research and education Click here