Dr. Robert Talac, MD

Dr. Robert Talac, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 49
Dr. Robert Talac, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Richmond, TX and has been practicing for 9 years. He graduated from Masaryk University / Faculty Of Medicine in 1992 and specializes in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic spine surgery.Read his story

7830 W Grand Pkwy S Ste 155

Richmond, TX 77406

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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Bone Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Dr. Talac's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Talac "Dr. Robert Talac is a Orthopedic Surgeon practicing in Richmond, TX Awards & Accolades Vitals - Patient's Choice Award, 2011, 2012 Vitals- Most Compassionate Doctor Award, 2011 Official Phone Phone: (832) 742-4303 / Fax: (877) 486-2924 "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Talac "At Advanced Spine Institute we distinguish ourselves through our level of service, attention to detail, quality of results, and concern for our patient's overall spine health. Our team of highly trained and caring professionals wants to help you to restore function and improve your quality of life, rather than mask the pain with pain killers or injections. We integrate state-of-the-art technology and the highest quality care available with cutting-edge techniques to achieve the best results."

2  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Talac does not have any board certifications listed.

48  Conditions Treated

  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccyx or Sacrum Fracture
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • 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)
  • Trigger Finger


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28  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • 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

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.


  • Grammar School Piestany, Slovakia
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • Masaryk University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • University Of California San Diego Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2003
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Cleveland Clinic
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2009
  • Masaryk University / Faculty Of Medicine
    Other Education | Completed 1996
  • Mayo Clinc
    Other Education | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Talac has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Talac has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Czech
  • Russian
  • Slovak
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Talac's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Talac to family and friends
46 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (46)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Talac's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Great doctor had my surgery in 2014 he did great job!
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Dr. Talac and his staff are amazing. They are so kind and tentative. Dr. Talac takes his time to explain everything to you. I never felt rushed or like my questions annoyed him. In a world of doctors with crapy bedside manner Dr. Talac is a breath of fresh air! I have and will continue to recommend...more
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Dr. Talac did back surgery on me in December of 2014. He did surgery on my L4 and L5. I didn't get any better, and he said he had all he could do for me after giving me an injection in my back. In December 2014, I was in so much pain that I made an appointment with a Neurosurgeon. She did an...more
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Dr. Talac is wonderful doctor. He is very kind and has help me have a better more active life.
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Dr Talac and his team are wonderful. Dr Talac is very caring. He explains everything to you in a simple manner and makes you feel comfortable. I would highly recommend Dr Talac .
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