Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pain Management in Peoria, Illinois (IL)

Richard A. Kube MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon, Pain Management


  • Prairie Spine & Pain Institute
    7620 N. University, Suite 104
    Peoria, Illinois, 61614 - United States
    Phone: (309) 691-7774
    Fax: (309) 689-5768

About Our Practice

Richard A. Kube II, MD is a fellowship-trained spine surgeon whose dedication to evidence-based medicine and continued education allows him to provide the best in operative or non-operative spine care. Dr. Kube has been gaining an international reputation in minimally-invasive procedures and other advanced spine procedures. In fact, Dr. Kube’s research on motion preservation has fostered 20+ international presentations in Europe, Asia and North America.

Currently Dr. Kube is treating patients with the following common neck and back problems:
Spinal Stenosis
Cervical Radiculopathy
Herniated Discs
Facet Joint Syndrome
Degenerative Disc Disease
Lumbar Radiculopathy (Sciatica)

He and his staff use these methods (among others):
Cervical Disc Replacement
Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion
Comprehensive Evaluations
Anterior Cervical Corpectomy
Anterior Cervical Disectomy and Fusion
Intraoperative Monitoring

Dr. Kube was born and raised in Southern Illinois. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree, followed by Doctor of Medicine (along with a Distinction in Research), and his post-graduate training in Orthopedic Surgery at Saint Louis University. Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Kube earned a Spine Fellowship training in Louisville, Kentucky with Spine Surgery PSC, a well-respected and internationally-recognized program directed by Richard Holt, MD.

Dr. Kube is currently a faculty member at the University of Illinois, School of Medicine in Peoria, IL.

Patients have a choice when it comes to choosing a spine specialist.
Just call (309) 691-7774 and we’ll start the intake process—to put you on the path that leads back to your normal routine.

  • Orthopaedic Surgeon
  • Pain Management
  • Board Certified
  • Fellowship Trained
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • American College of Spine Surgery
  • North American Spine Society
Hospital Affiliations
  • Methodist Medical Center
  • Peoria Day Surgery Center
  • Pekin Hospital
  • South Chicago Surgical Solutions
University Affiliations
  • University of Illinois- Peoria School of Medicine
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