Orthopedic Spine Surgeon in Plano, TX

At Advanced Spine Center, Stephen Courtney, MD, provides the highest quality medical care you need along with the compassionate bedside manner you want when considering spinal fusion, cervical or lumbar injections, or revision surgery. Based in Plano, Texas, since 1995, Dr. Courtney has more than 28 years of experience as a board-certified and fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon.

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Meet Dr. Stephen Courtney

Dr. Stephen Courtney is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery and is a member of the American Medical Association, the Collin/Fannin County Medical Society, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, the North American Spine Society, and the American College of Spine Surgery.

Over the years, he has developed his own line of FDA-approved surgical tools, Eminent Spine®, to improve patient experience and surgical outcomes. Dr. Courtney is proud to hold 18 patents and 15 trademarks and trains orthopedic surgeons across the US in the use of surgical tools.

Voted Best Spine Doctor by Living Magazine


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Pioneering Paths With Dr. Courtney

“Dr. Stephen Courtney’s commitment to patient care shines as brightly as his distinguished reputation. His journey from a hardworking orderly to an innovative force in spine surgery reveals a relentless dedication to medical excellence and compassionate care.

With a hands-on approach at the Advanced Spine Center, Dr. Courtney and his team embody the pinnacle of “high tech and high touch”, ensuring patients are not only treated with the latest advancements in minimally invasive procedures, but with the utmost respect and empathy. His story is a testament to the idea that true wellness begins when patients feel valued and understood.”


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We accept plans from the following providers. Please contact our office to determine whether your specific plan is accepted. This list may be subject to change.

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