Dr. Ricky Kalra, MD

Dr. Ricky Kalra, MD

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Age 37
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Dr. Ricky Kalra, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Frisco, TX and has been practicing for 3 years. He graduated from Washington University, St Louis in 2009 and specializes in neurosurgery, neurological spine surgery, and more.Read his story

5899 Preston Rd Ste 133

Frisco, TX 75034

Contact Information

(972) 905-9226

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
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No malpractice claims found for Texas
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Kalra's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalra treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Kalra treats this condition more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalra treats Low Back Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kalra treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Scoliosis
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kalra treats Scoliosis more than 86% of his peers

Dr. Kalra treats this condition more than 86% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acrodysplasia Scoliosis
  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis
  • Adult Scoliosis
  • Degenerative Scoliosis
  • Scoliosis as Part of Neurofibromatosis
  • Scoliosis With Unilateral Unsegmented Bar

Dr. Kalra's conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Brain Surgery
Cancer
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
Degenerative Disc Disease
Disc Replacement
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
Ear Disorders
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fracture
Herniated Disc
Herniated Disc Surgery
Hydrocephalus
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
Low Back Pain
Meningiomas
Myelopathy
Neuroplasty
Neurostimulation
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Pathological Spine Fracture
Pituitary Gland Tumor Excision
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
Spinal Cord Stimulation
Spinal Cord Tumor
Spinal Fusion
Spinal Nerve Block
Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Stereotaxis
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Thrombosis
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"Dr. Ricky R. Kalra takes great care to ensure each patient receives the proper treatment for his or her individual needs. He specializes in all aspects of neurosurgery, including complex scoliosis surgery and minimally invasive spine surgery, crania...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery
  • Minimally Invasive Neurological Spine Surgery
  • Neurological Spine Surgery

Education

  • 2016
    University of Utah Hospital
    Residency Hospital
    2016
  • 2015
    Complex Spine and Scoliosis
    Fellowship Hospital
    2015
  • 2010
    University of Utah Hospital
    Internship Hospital
    2010
  • 2009
    Washington University, St Louis
    Medical School
    2009
  • 2009
    Rice U
    Undergraduate School
    2009

Languages

  • Panjabi
  • German
  • Hindi
  • English

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Dr. Kalra is very knowledgeable and kind. I was able to get an appointment with him with in one week of calling. My back pain has resolved since having surgery. I would highly recommend him.
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Dr. Kalra is an excellent doctor. He operated on my neck this past December and from the begging to the end I had a wonderful experience. Dr. Kalra was very detailed about helping me understand the surgery as well as the risks and benefits. He was not pushy and let me decided that the surgery...Read More
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Recently underwent a microdiscectomy performed by Dr. Kalra. Couldn't be happier with the results. His pre-op and post-op explanations/instructions were excellent. Excellent bedside manner.
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I was recently referred to Dr. Kalra for my back pain. He took his time to educate me and explain all of my treatment options. I had to have back surgery and am very pleased with the results. I no longer have back pain or leg numbness and have been able to start physical therapy!!!
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Dr. Kalra was very knowledgeable and kind. I was able to get an appointment with him with in one week of calling. My back pain has resolved since having surgery. I would highly recommend him.
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Aetna
Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
Cigna
Commercial Insurance Company
CoreSource
Coventry Health Care
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
Golden Rule
Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
GEHA
HealthFirst
HealthSmart
Humana
Medicaid
Molina Healthcare
MultiPlan
Tricare
UnitedHealthCare
United Healthcare

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