Alexander Ropper, M.D.

Associate Professor and Director of Spinal Neurosurgery
Baylor College of Medicine

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Position

Associate Professor and Director of Spinal Neurosurgery
Neurosurgery
Director of Spine Surgery - Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Address

Baylor Medicine Spine Center (Work)
7200 Cambridge
Suite 9B
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2225
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Baylor Medicine Spine Center (Clinic)
7200 Cambridge
Suite 9B
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-2225
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Certifications

  • Board Certified
    American Board of Neurological Surgery

  • Texas Medical Board

Education

  • BA from University of Pennsylvania
    05/2002 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States

  • MD from Tufts University School of Medicine
    05/2007 - Boston, Massachusetts United States
  • Internship at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
    06/2008 - Miami, Florida United States
  • Residency at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
    06/2014 - Boston, Massachusetts United States
  • Clinical Fellowship at Barrow Neurological Institute
    06/2015 - Phoenix, Arizona United States

Language

  • English

Gender

  • Male

Professional Achievements

  • Mayfield Basic Science Award, 2012 & 2015
    AANS/CNS Joint Section on Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves

  • Kadsen Neuroscience Award, 2007
    Tufts University School of Medicine

  • Alpha Omega Alpha, 2007
    AOA, Medical Honor Society

  • Harold Williams Research Fellowship Award
    Tufts University School of Medicine

  • Early Career Faculty Award for Excellence in Patient Care
    05/2019 - Baylor College of Medicine

  • SpineLine's Top 20 Under 40 - 2019
    North American Spine Society

Professional Interests

  • Minimally invasive spine surgery

  • Complex spine surgery

  • Adult spinal deformity

  • Scoliosis surgery

  • Artificial disc replacement

  • Spine tumor surgery

  • Spinal surgery

Physician Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

  • Spine Surgery

Professional Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

  • Spine Surgery

Memberships

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

  • North American Spine Society (NASS)

  • Joint Spine Section of the AANS/CNS