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Surgical Instrument being passed from one neurosurgeon to another neurosurgeon

You deserve a neurosurgeon focused on restoring your spine and brain health.

Want to get a head start on your upcoming clinic visit? 

If you are a new patient to the Restorative Spine and Brain Center of Dallas, we will require you to fill out new patient paperwork.

If you'd like to get a head start and save time checking in, click the button below to download your paperwork, fill it out at your convenience at home, and bring it in on the day of your clinic visit!

At the Restorative Spine and Brain Center of Dallas, we believe that informed patients make the best decisions and have the best outcomes.


Here, you will find comprehensive information about the procedure you are scheduled to undergo, including what to expect before, during, and after surgery. We know that undergoing any surgery can be stressful, but we hope that this information will help you feel more confident and prepared for your upcoming procedure.


Dr. Shanks and his staff are committed to providing you with exceptional care throughout your entire journey, and we look forward to being a part of your successful recovery.

We love informed patients.

Procedure List
Operation Theater

Concentrated on Positive Outcomes

We are focused on providing positive outcomes to our patients at every step of your journey.

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Advanced Solutions

Dr. Shanks provides state-of-the-art surgical solutions, utilizing the latest technologies and techniques to offer patients the best possible outcomes.

A Focus on Communication

At Restorative Spine and Brain Clinic, we are in constant communication with your referring physician, so that every part of your care is streamlined.


Accepted Insurance Plans

The Restorative Spine and Brain Center of Dallas is dedicated to providing high-quality care to patients and understands that insurance can be a concern. That's why the center accepts a wide range of insurance types, including major medical insurance, PPOs, and HMOs. Patients can rest assured that their insurance coverage will be thoroughly reviewed and all necessary steps will be taken to maximize their benefits.


The center's goal is to make spinal and brain health accessible to everyone, regardless of their insurance type. With a focus on regenerative and holistic health, and a team led by Dr. Todd Shanks, a board-certified neurosurgeon, patients can feel confident in their choice to entrust their care to the Restorative Spine and Brain Center of Dallas.

Our clinic currently accepts the following insurance plans:

  • PlanVista

  • Medicare (traditional-Novitas)


  • BCBS (Anthem HealthSync, Blue Access Choice, Blue Alternative, Blue Choice PPO℠ [BCA], Blue Essentials℠ [HMO],  Blue Open Access POS,  Blue Value, BlueChoice Advantage Open Access, BlueChoice Open Access POS, Blueprint Health, Community Blue, High Value Network, Horizon Managed Care Network, Preferred Care Blue, Premier Select BlueChoice, Select PPO,  Blue Cross Group Medicare Advantage (PPO) Open Access℠, Blue Cross Group Medicare Advantage (PPO),  Blue Cross Group Medicare Advantage HMOBlue Cross Medicare Advantage Flex (PPO)℠ and Flex Access (PPO,  Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO SNP, Blue Cross Medicare Advantage HMO,  Blue Cross Medicare Advantage PPO, Blue Cross Medicare Advantage Value HMO).  NOT CONTRACTED- Premier HMO, HIGH PLAN , MY BLUE HEALTH or BAV

  • CIGNA  HMO PLANS (CIGNA HealthCare of North Texas HMO-HMO POS Seamless,     CIGNA HealthCare of North Texas NET-NET POS Seamless, CIGNA HealthCare of Texas, Inc. - Dallas Select, CIGNA HealthCare of Texas, Inc. - North Texas)

  • OAP, OAP In-Network PLANS (Open Access Plus WITH CareLink, Open Access Plus)



  • TRICARE Prime (referral required)

  • Ambetter (Superior Health Plan, Marketplace plans, no Medicaid, AllWell)

  • Wellcare

  • Molina (Marketplace) no Medicaid


  • Humana (ChoiceCare, Medicare Advantage PPO, Medicare Advantage FFS, Medicare Choice PPO, ChoiceCare PPO)

If you would like to confirm that we accept your insurance plan, please contact us.

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