Dr. Richardson is Fellowship trained in orthopedic spine surgeon. Upon receiving his degree from Prairie View A&M University, he pursued his medical degree from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry in New Jersey prior to a Fellowship at the Maryland Spinal Reconstructive Surgery Program in Baltimore.
Dr. Richardson is committed to both the biomedical and personal well-being of his all patients. In addition to the professional aspects of his field, Dr. Richardson places a priority on connecting with patients and their families. He believes in compassionate and individual care coupled with aptitude and ability. He has spent his career pursuing knowledge and experience so he can provide the highest degree of medical care. His passion is to use his ability to restore the quality of life to people struggling with orthopedic and spinal conditions and injury.
Born in Houston Dr. Richardson received his undergraduate bachelor’s degree at Prairie View A&M University. He then went on to attend medical school at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Richardson completed his residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ); in his residency, he served as the chief resident his senior year, responsible for academic decision making for all junior residents.
Dr. Richardson completed Fellowship training in spine surgery at The Maryland Spinal Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship program in Baltimore, Maryland. He brings advanced and new treatment modalities in operative and non-operative care of the spine. Dr. Richardson is a member of several states and national surgeon organizations. Dr. Richardson practiced with Arvo Neidre, M.D. in the South Texas Orthopaedic and Spinal Surgery Associates until he retired.
Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion Back Surgery
Extreme Lateral Interbody Fusion
Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion
Artificial Cervical Disc Replacement (Cervical Arthroplasty)
Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion ACDF
Posterior Cervical Laminectomies
Minimally invasive Posterior Cervical Foraminotomy
Minimally Invasive Discectomy
Posterior Lumbar Approaches
Spinal Cord Stimulation Implants
Peripheral Nerve Decompression
Carpal Tunnel Surgery
Ulnar Nerve Decompression
Conditions He Treats
Spinal and Vertebral Nerve Damage
Vertebral Disc Injury
Ulnar neuropathy (pain, tingling, numbness)
Education & Fellowships
*Practiced with Arvo Neidre, M.D. in South Texas Orthopedic and Spinal Surgery Associates until he recently retired.
Fellowship Training in Spinal Surgery
Maryland Spinal Reconstructive Surgery Fellowship Program in Baltimore, Maryland
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Prairie View A&M University Medical School
Citizen’s Medical Center, Victoria
DeTar Healthcare System, Victoria
Christus Santa Rosa, San Antonio
Methodist Hospital, San Antonio