Little River Healthcare – King’s Daughters Clinic
1905 SW H.K. Dodgen Loop
Temple, TX 76520
Phone: (254) 298-2400
Office Hours
8:00am – 5:00pm
Monday – Friday

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Welcome to the Neurosurgery Dept.
at King’s Daughters Clinic in Temple

Provided by The Texas Brain & Spine Institute

Why Choose KDC Neurosurgery?

King’s Daughters Clinic’s Neurosurgery department is provided by The Texas Brain & Spine Institute. The Texas Brain and Spine Institute is a Center of Excellence in the clinical and academic neurosciences. The Institute is a multidisciplinary collaboration between clinicians, scientists, and supporting institutions with the purpose of furthering superior clinical and academic missions as follows:


Maintain a standard of excellence for neurologic and neurosurgical care.
Provide the full scope of subspecialty neurologic and neurosurgical services to the population of Central Texas.
Provide access to primary and tertiary clinical neuroscience services to patients from regional, state, and national referral sources.
Enhance stature and reputation for excellence of supporting institutions and specialties.


Increase and maintain active basic and clinical research programs in neuroscience.
Enhance extramural research funding.
Collaborate with basic scientists across multiple disciplines at TAMHSC for translational research on the nervous system.


Provide didactic teaching for medical students in the clinical neurosciences.
Provide clinical rotations for medical students and residents in neurosciences.
Develop allied health postgraduate training in clinical neurosciences.