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Neil D Shah, MD

Neil Dilip Shah, MD is a Board-Eligible Orthopedic Surgeon and Fellowship-Trained Spine Surgery. Dr. Shah brings a conservative approach to low back and neck pain while also offering the most current minimally invasive surgical techniques when a procedure is indicated. He is dedicated to improving the quality of life for his patients through a multi-disciplinary approach customized to the specific needs of each individual.

Born and raised in Dallas, TX, Dr. Neil Shah followed his mother’s footsteps in the desire to care for people.  Dr. Shah attended Texas A&M University College of Medicine where he finished his undergraduate and medical school studies in a remarkable 6 years.  He performed his residency at the Fort Worth Affiliated Hospitals Orthopaedic Residency Program.  It was during his rotations in residency that Dr. Shah found his passion for restoration of the human spine. Dr. Shah was accepted to the prestigious Stanford University Orthopaedic Spine Surgery Fellowship for his sub-specialization.  Prior to being recruited to join the DFW Center for Spinal Disorders, Dr. Shah had a successful spine practice in Houston, Texas. Throughout his career, Dr. Shah has presented numerous research presentations on the multiple treatments available to limit surgery and maximize successful outcomes.

Dr. Shah is meticulous in his desire to provide the least invasive treatment options.  He does not rely on surgery but understands that in some cases it becomes the necessity for spinal restoration.  In such situations, Dr. Shah wants to provide the quickest recovery through the use of the latest and most minimally invasive technology.  He is well trained in all spinal procedures (cervical, thoracic and lumbar) including scoliosis and deformity surgeries.

Medical Education & Training

Medical School: Texas A&M University Health Science Center College of Medicine
Internship: John Peter Smith Hospital
Residency: John Peter Smith Hospital
Fellowship: Stanford School of Medicine
Specialty Board Certifications: Orthopaedic Surgery

Procedures and Conditions

Minimally invasive spine surgery, Lumbar degenerative disc disease, Lumbar spondylolisthesis and stenosis, Cervical and lumbar disc herniation, Cervical myelopathy and radiculopathy, Spinal tumors and trauma.



Neil D Shah, MD


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Neil D Shah, MD

Office Locations

DFW Center For Spinal Disorders
6750 N. Macarthur Blvd.
Suite 350
Irving, TX 75039
Phone: 817-916-4685
Fax: 817-769-3718