About Ripul Panchal, DO



As specialists in spinal disorders, Ripul Panchal, DO, and the exceptional team at American Neurospine Institute, PLLC, offer comprehensive care for back and neck pain at their office in Plano, Texas. With a drive to better understand each patient’s needs, the team truly listens to their concerns, obtains the appropriate diagnostic studies, and accurately identifies the cause of their symptoms.

The team teaches patients about their disorder, explains the treatment options, then works together to develop a holistic treatment plan. In addition to providing advanced neurological surgery, they specialize in nonoperative spinal care by partnering with local experts such as therapists, pain specialists, neurologists, and primary care providers.

Dr. Panchal is a board-certified, fellowship-trained neurosurgeon with expertise in the management of spinal disorders. His surgical specialties include minimally invasive procedures, motion preservation, and computer-assisted and robot-assisted surgeries.

After receiving his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine at Des Moines University in Des Moines, Iowa, Dr. Panchal went to Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. After a rotating internship at Riverside County Regional Medical, he completed his neurosurgery residency at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, serving as the chief neurosurgery resident during his final year. From there, he finished his fellowship training in complex and reconstructive spine surgery at the UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California.

Dr. Panchal served as Director of the Spine Fellowship Program and Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurological Surgery at UC Davis for five years before moving to Texas to focus on his family life. His clinical experience at a Level 1 trauma center and academic institute gave him extensive expertise in spinal pathologies. He has been honored with many awards, frequently presents research to leaders in the field, and is a proliferate publisher of articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Panchal believes there is always more he can do to help his patients. He and the team at American Neurospine Institute serve each patient with dedication and an individualized approach, delivering effective treatment for conditions such as herniated discs, neck pain, sciatica, adult scoliosis, and spinal stenosis. They also treat complex tumors, and they’re one of the few practices offering revision surgery for patients who still have pain following a previous surgery.

The American Neurospine Institute team is available to answer questions and schedule appointments. Call the office or reserve an appointment online.


Words from our patients

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    I’m impressed with the amount of detail and time Dr Panchal spent with me.

    Jamie S.
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    Dr. Panchal is open and personable. He has a caring bedside manner and doesn't rush through your case. Highly recommended both on skill and performance.

  • Google

    I would recommend Dr Panchal to anyone needing a neurosurgeon. He is caring and always takes the time to answer any questions you may have.

  • Google

    I felt comfortable, although it seemed different to me to share an office. It seemed to work well however.

    Betty S.