Dr. Robert Talac, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Spine Surgery • Male • Age 47

7830 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 155
Richmond, TX 77406
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Humble Surgical Hospital
1475 FM 1960 Bypass Rd E
Humble, TX 77338

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Appointments & Offices

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  • Yes
Advanced Spine Institute
Southwest Houston
7830 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 155
Richmond, TX 77406
Advanced Spine Institute
Northeast Houston
1485 FM 1960 Bypass Rd E Ste 260
Humble, TX 77338
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    Dr. Talac's Experience

    Dr. Talac's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    Dr. Talac says...

    • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cervical Disc Replacement
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Endoscopic Spinal Surgery
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Facet Block
    • Fracture Care
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Joint Drainage
    • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Lumbar Disc Replacement
    • Lumbar Discography
    • Lumbar Laminectomy
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
    • Neuroplasty
    • Rhizotomy
    • Shoulder Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
    • Shoulder Fracture Treatment
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Fracture Treatment
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
    • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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    • Arm Fracture (incl. Elbow and Shoulder)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Back Pain
    • Bone Disorders
    • Broken Neck
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Radiculopathy
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Coccygeal Pain
    • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Discogenic Pain
    • Elbow Injuries
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Foot Conditions
    • Fracture
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Glenoid Labrum Tear
    • Hand Conditions
    • Intervertebral Disc Disease
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Knee Dislocation
    • Knee Disorders
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Radiculopathy
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Pain
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    • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Disorders
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Instability
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Disorders
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
    • Sternum Fracture
    • Torticollis
    • Trigger Finger
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    Background Check for Dr. Talac

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Texas.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Masaryk University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1992

    Internship Hospital

    University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Complete in 2003

    Residency Hospital

    University of California At San Diego
    Complete in 2008

    Fellowship Hospital

    Cleveland Clinic
    Complete in 2009

    Undergraduate Schools

    Grammar School Piestany, Slovakia
    Graduated in 1986

    Other Education

    Masaryk University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Complete in 1996
    Mayo Clinc
    Complete in 2003
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Talac & Staff

    • English
    • Czech
    • Russian
    • Slovak
    • Spanish
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    Dr. Talac's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    4.0
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    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Talac to family and friends

    4 out of 5

    41 responses

    Dr. Talac's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    41 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    41 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.2 out of 5

    40 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    40 responses

    Experience with Dr. Talac

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.1 out of 5

    41 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.1 out of 5

    41 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4 out of 5

    40 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4 out of 5

    41 responses

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Talac accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?*

    • Aetna
    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Cigna
    • CoreSource
    • Golden Rule
    • Humana
    • NGS CoreSource
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    Office Locations

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    Advanced Spine Institute
    Southwest Houston
    7830 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 155
    Richmond, TX 77406
    (832) 742-4303 (Office)
    (877) 486-2924 (Fax)
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    Advanced Spine Institute
    Northeast Houston
    1485 FM 1960 Bypass Rd E Ste 260
    Humble, TX 77338
    (832) 742-4303 (Office)
    (877) 486-2924 (Fax)
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    Advanced Spine Institute
    Northwest Houston
    3117 College Park Dr Ste 200
    The Woodlands, TX 77384
    (832) 742-4303 (Office)
    (877) 486-2924 (Fax)
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