Jack Zigler, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Clinic Information

Texas Back Institute
6020 W. Parker Road
Suite 200
Plano, TX 75093

Dr. Jack Zigler is an orthopedic surgeon at the Texas Back Institute and Co-Director of its Spine Fellowship Program. He has more than 30 years of experience performing spine surgery.

Dr. Zigler has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed medical journals such as Spine, International Journal of Spine Surgery, and the Journal of Neurosurgery: Spine. He has contributed dozens of chapters to medical textbooks and given hundreds of presentations at medical society meetings and conferences.

He serves as the Co-Director of the Center for Disc Replacement at the Texas Back Institute and teaches around the work on surgical techniques for artificial disc replacement surgery.

Select Professional Memberships and Achievements

  • President, International Society for the Advancement of Spine Surgery
  • Fellow, American College of Surgeons
  • Fellow, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • Board of Directors, Cervical Spine Research Society
  • Past President, American Spinal Injury Association

Board Certification

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery


  • BS – Cornell University
  • MD – SUNY Upstate Medical Center, Syracuse, NY
  • Residency – Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
  • Residency – General Surgery, Long Island Jewish - Hillside Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY
  • Fellowship – Orthopaedic Surgery, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

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