Dr. Richard Hostin Jr, MD

Dr. Richard Hostin Jr, MD

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Age 45
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Dr. Richard Hostin Jr, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Plano, TX and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center in 2000 and specializes in orthopedic surgery, adult orthopedic surgery, and more.

4708 Alliance Blvd Ste 810

Plano, TX 75093

Contact Information

(214) 556-0561

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • 10 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Hostin Jr performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Scoliosis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hostin Jr "At the Southwest Scoliosis Institute, we are committed to providing the highest quality care in the diagnosis and treatment of complex spine, scoliosis and revision surgery — including pediatric and adult spinal deformity, spinal tumors, and degenerative conditions of the spine in a private, comfortable setting."

10  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Orthopedic Surgery
  • Adult Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Neck Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Reconstructive Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
  • Reconstructive Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

121  Conditions Treated

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthrogryposis - Severe Scoliosis
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Disorders
  • Back Impairment
  • Back Injuries
  • Back Pain
  • Back Sprain
  • Back Tumor
  • Broken Neck
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Dysplasia
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Hypertrichosis - Peripheral Neuropathy
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Disorders
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Back Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Coccyx Injuries
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Spine Disorders
  • Congenital Deformity
  • Congenital Pseudoarthrosis
  • Congenital Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Spine Disorders
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Fracture
  • Hernia
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Limb Cramp
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lower Back Injuries
  • Lower Back Muscle Strain
  • Lower Back Sprain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Lumbar Sprain
  • Marfan Syndrome
  • Middle Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Bone Trauma
  • Neck Injuries
  • Neck Pain
  • Neck Sprain
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament of the Spine
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteoporotic Vertebral Fracture
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pediatric Spine Deformities
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica as Seen in Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Dislocation
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondolthesis
  • Spondylarthropathy
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylolysis
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylosis Cervical Without Myelopathy
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Disc Disorders
  • Thoracic Disorders
  • Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
  • Vertebral Fracture

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80  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Adult Reconstructive Surgery
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (ALIF)
  • Arthroscopic Microdiscectomy
  • Arthroscopic Spine Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery
  • Arthroscopic Surgery Reconstruction
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Spine Reconstruction
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Closed Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Complex Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spinal Deformity Correction
  • Complex Spinal Instrumentation Procedure
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Degenerative Disc surgery
  • Failed Back Surgery Revision
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Procedure
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Kyphosis Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Laparoscopic Spine Surgery
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Decompression for Spinal Stenosis
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Disorders Treatment
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Non-Operative Spine Treatment
  • Open Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgical Procedures
  • Paracentesis
  • Pediatric Cervical Surgery
  • Pediatric Reconstructive Surgery
  • Pediatric Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgical Procedures
  • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
  • Percutaneous Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Percutaneous Procedures
  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy
  • Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Surgery (PLIF)
  • Posterior Surgery
  • Reconstructive Surgery
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Decompression
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Instrumentation Procedures
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Tumor Surgery
  • Spine and Back Procedures
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Total Disc Replacement
  • Vertebroplasty
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure

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Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Uc Berk
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • University Of Oklahoma / Health Sciences Center
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California At Berkeley
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2001
  • University Of California
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • University Of California At Berkeley
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Twin Cities Spine Ctr
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • University Of California At Berkeley
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2000

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Hostin Jr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hostin Jr's Reviews

3.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hostin Jr to family and friends
23 total reviews (17 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (23)

  • 5
    (15)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (2)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Hostin Jr's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (17)

Last January 2017 I was having severe dizzy spells and falling when I turned my head a certain way. I have scoliosis and I knew a scoliosis specialist was my best bet at finding and treating any problem I may have. I called on a Monday and was seen on Friday. The office staff was very caring and...more
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Due to four fused areas and 4 back surgeries I leaned forward and I had back pain. I had a pain stimulator installed however still had some pain. I visited Dr. Hostin he said that he could make me straight and I would not need the pain stimulator. I had the surgery and removed the Stimulator. I now...more
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I only have positive things to say about Dr. Hostin and his staff. Dr. Hostin was respectful of my time and my ailment. He listened to me! Dr. Hostin offered conservative measures rather than jumping into procedures/surgery. With his care and guidance, I am on the mend. I am so appreciative of him.
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The pain in my lower back was excruciating and was not tolerable when sitting. I met with Dr Hostin and he explained what was causing the pain while showing me on my MRI. He directed me to a pain doctor for a epidural type injection to attempt to alleviate the pain before he would consider doing...more
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I went to several doctors trying to find out diagnosis for left hip pain. A hip specialist told me that it was my back. I went to Dr Hostin and he correctly diagnosed a tear in the muscle attached to my hip and ordered treatment. Feeling much better, today!!
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