Richard L. Lebow, MD

Dr. Lebow was born and raised in Houston, Texas. He attended college and medical school at the University of Texas, where he was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha honor societies. He moved to Nashville in 2004 to attend residency in Neurosurgery at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. At Vanderbilt, he also obtained specialized fellowship training in complex spinal deformity and minimally invasive spinal surgery. However, his biggest accomplishment was marrying Kelly Lebow. They have two beautiful daughters, Hannah and Madelyn. Dr. Lebow is board certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery. He is one of the local experts in complex spinal deformity correction, as well as in surgery for spinal cord and brain tumors.

Fellowship

Fellowship: July 2007 – June 2009: Minimally Invasive and Complex Spinal Surgery - Vanderbilt University Department of Neurosurgery, Nashville, Tennessee

Medical School

July 2000 – June 2004, Doctor of Medicine - The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas

Residency

Residency: July 2004 – June 2011: Vanderbilt University Department of Neurosurgery, Nashville, Tennessee

Certifications

ABNS Board Written Examination 2008
United States Medical Licensing Examination, step 3 2005
United States Medical Licensing Examination, step 2 2004
United States Medical Licensing Examination, step 1 2002