Mark Valente, DO 2019-02-12T11:09:20-06:00

Mark Valente, DO

Spine Surgeon
DISC Spine Institute
(972) 707-0005
7712 San Jacinto Place
Suite 200
Plano TX 75024


  • Bulging Discs
  • Compression Fractures
  • Cervical & Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Degenerative Discs
  • Facets Arthritis
  • Foraminal Stenosis
  • Herniated Disc
  • Low Back & Leg Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck & Arm Pain
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Stenosis
  • Spinal Arthritis & Bone Spurs
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trauma
  • Upper Back Pain


  • ALIF
  • Cervical and Lumbar Disc Replacement
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Injections
  • Kyphoplasty & Vertebroplasty
  • Micro Endoscopic Discectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Cervical Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Fusion
  • Minimally Invasive Laminectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive TLIF
  • Minimally Invasive XLIF
  • Revision Spine Surgery

12+ Years of Medical Experience

Educational Videos

Meet Dr. Mark Valente
Am I a Candidate For Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?
Should I See A Spine Specialist?
What Is Scoliosis & How Is It Treated?
What is Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery?
Treatment and Causes of Kyphosis or “Hunchback”


Dr. Mark Valente is a board-certified orthopedic surgeon followed with a fellowship in spine surgery. Dr. Valente has served the Dallas area for over six years and has had over 10 years of experience with a specialty in minimally invasive spine procedures. Dr. Valente is a well known for solving back issues and quickly returning patients to active, pain-free lives. Often recognized by patients, colleagues, and peers for outstanding communication skills. Dr. Valente attributes his “bedside manner” to the belief that all patients deserve the utmost attention and respect.

To become one of the most advanced minimally invasive spine surgeons in Dallas Fort Worth, Dr. Valente uses techniques and procedures acquired both in his training at leading edge institutions throughout the country and in the field. Dr. Valente believes in the body’s ability to heal and will make every effort to attempt to cure a patient’s back pain without surgery. If symptoms continue after non-surgical treatments, Dr. Valente, and his team will continue to work with you to assist you in achieving a healthy, happy, pain-free life. Having performed over 1000 procedures you are in the right hands.

Mark Valente, DO

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  • Top10MD | 2016 | 2017 | 2018 | 2019
  • Clinical Instructor, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • Clinical Instructor, Michigan State University, Farmington Hills, MI
  • 3rd Highest Score in the Country, American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgery Oral Examination
  • 1st Place, Best Resident Paper and Presentation, Michigan State University, Farmington Hills, MI


  • Compression Fractures of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Textbook, Chapter co-author Spine Trauma, 2nd Edition, Awaiting Print, 2011
  • Vascular Anatomy of the Spinal Cord Textbook, Chapter co-author Spine Trauma, 2nd Edition, Awaiting Print, 2011
  • Minimally-Invasive Spinal Fusion Procedures Textbook, Chapter co-author, The Lumbar Intervertebral Disc, by Drs. Frank Phillips and Carl Lauryssen, In Press, 2009


  • Board Certified, American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • Fellowship, Spine Surgery, University of California, San Diego, CA
  • Residency, Orthopedic Surgery, Michigan State University, Farmington Hills, MI
  • Internship, Michigan State University, Farmington Hills, MI
  • Medical School, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Undergraduate, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI


Please contact Dr. Valente and his team at 844.774.6344 to confirm your insurance plan is accepted.

Hospital Affiliations

  • Methodist Hospital for Surgery, Addison, TX
  • Plano Surgical Hospital, Plano, TX
  • Baylor Plano, TX
  • Preston Surgery Center, Frisco, TX
  • Pine Creek Medical Center, Dallas, TX
  • Dallas Metro Surgery Center, Dallas, TX
  • Parkway Surgical and  Cardiovascular Hospital, Fort Worth, TX
  • Elite Orthopedic and Spine Surgery Center, Bedford, TX

Dr. Valente routinely performs all aspects of spinal surgery – cervical, thoracic and lumbar, including minimally invasive procedures for:

  • Compression Fractures
  • Complex Spinal Reconstruction
  • Deformity Spine Surgeries
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Herniated Discs
  • Minimally Invasive Spinal Fusion
  • Revision Spine Surgery
  • Scoliosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stenosis
  • Trauma

With three convenient locations to serve you, you can put your mind to ease knowing Dr. Valente and his staff will take care of you and your spine needs.

Call us today at 844.774.6344 to schedule your FREE consultation.


  • 7712 San Jacinto Pl., Ste. 200, Plano, TX 75024
  • 3160 North Tarrant Pkwy., Ste 404, Fort Worth, TX 76177
  • 1851 Medical Center Dr., Decatur, TX 76234


  • North American Spine Society
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • AO Spine
  • American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics
  • American Osteopathic Board of Orthopedic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Board of Spine Surgeons