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Dr. Kevin Gill

Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Dallas, TX
42 years experience male

Locations

Office

Dallas, TX

Address

1801 Inwood road, Suite 700, Dallas, TX
Directions

Fax

(214) 645-2104

Insurances accepted

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

Cigna

United HealthCare Insurance Company

About

Bio

Professor, Vice Chairman and Residency Program Director for a large academic medical center in Dallas, TX. My practice is related to degenerative conditions of the adult spine. I also have associates that cover the entire spine spectrum from injections to complex spine deformity surgery. I perform minimally invasive surgery including total disc replacments.

Specialties
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Orthopedic Spine Surgery

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

19 Answers
15 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Shoulder /cyst: Yes, a large cyst can aggravate the diaphragm which can initiate shoulder pain. This is a common complaint after gas is placed in the abdomen for lapr... Read More
A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Exercises: Yes, you program will work. Congratulations.
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Arthritis: Yes, arthritis can occur in the teen years. Get some tests and make sure that the cause is oa.
A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Steroids: Steroids destroy your normal immune system for a short time. Rash may be normal. See your doctor if it continues.
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Coccydynia: Try therapy next. Surgery last. Find a pelvic floor expert in your area.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
ACL: Have surgery if very active, otherwise live with the condition.
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Sleep: Sleep habits depend on multiple issues. Do what works for you but understand that 7 hours is better than 5.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Sciatic: Pain is normal. Will be gone at one month.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Reversal of neck: Cervical lordosis is the position of the neck when the head is upright. Reversal means a flattening of this normal position, usually due to muscle spa... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Tether: Rare. Unless you have bladder symptoms or weakness in the legs i would ignore.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
HNP cervical Disc: Yes. Extrusion means out of containment allowing movement under certain conditions.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Inversion: Yes! inversion makes a difference in hip and back pain.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Floor sleep: Absolutely not! they may do as the parents choose.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Common concern!: Your concern is common and often occurs after pregnancy. The key is conditioning after delivery. If you do not respond to exercises then you may need ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Sleep disturbance: Please seek a sleep disorder md. A sleep study may identify any concerns you may need addressed.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Pinching: No. Back pain is common. If you get burning during urination then see md.
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
Bowels and back ache: It is not unusual in certain people for painful backs to be relieved by bm. It is not totally clear the mechanism, but it is a common observation by t... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
TDR: Yes. Cervical tdr has been shown to prevent or slow adjacent joint changes.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kevin Gill
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 42 years experience
NFS: Yes. You can have spurs that affect your neck and arms. Get a consult.

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Testimonials
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gill is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gill is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! Common with DDD scoliosis & perthes hip. Mmm don't think so
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Thank you but I do have IBS waiting in tests from stools right now any
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Thanks for your quick reply! Keeping fit thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Baylor College of Medicine, TX
Graduated 1980MD

Residency

UT SOUTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL

Awards

Top Orthopedic Spine Surgeon , Second Place, Texas - Summer
2013
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