Richard Hostin, MDSpine Surgery
Dr. Hostin was raised in Southern California and earned his bachelors degree from UC Berkeley. He went on to complete medical school at the University of Oklahoma, earning membership in the Medical Honor Society, Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his orthopedic surgery residency at UC Davis in Sacramento and went on to receive additional specialized training in spinal surgery during his fellowship at the Twin Cities Spine Center in Minneapolis.
Dr. Hostin is the Medical Director of the Medical City Scoliosis & Advanced Spine Center. He has also served as the Medical Director of the Baylor Scott and White Scoliosis Center in Plano and the Chief of Orthopedics at Baylor Scott and White Medical Center – Plano. He is an active member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, Scoliosis Research Society, and International Spine Society Group. Dr. Hostin has contributed to numerous nationally renowned research projects and hundreds of other publications and projects, including book chapters regarding complex spine surgery.
- Spine Surgery - Primary
- Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
- Orthopaedic Surgery - Board Certified
- Fellowship: Twin Cities Spine Center - 2006
- Residency: University of California at Davis - 2005
- Medical City Children's Hospital
- Medical City Dallas Hospital