Behind every treatment or procedure is a specially trained, highly experienced professional who’s dedicated to giving you the best care possible so that you can get back to life—quickly, safely, and confidently. They’re experts at what they do, and we’re proud to have them as part of our team.
Mike Franz joined Texas Back Institute as Chief Executive Officer in October of 2007 and brings a wealth of management experience to his position, having built and led successful teams for large corporations as well as start-up enterprises. Franz founded Murata Business Systems in 1982 and took the company from the 16th-ranked fax company in the United States to number one in only four years. After leaving Murata, he joined Sprint, where he created the wholesale business unit, growing it to $1.2 billion in 24 months. Franz then held a unique role as both President of Sprint Wholesale and Chief of Staff, Long Distance Division. During his final tenure with Sprint, he served as President of Sprint Business, where he was responsible for a $6 billion, 8,000-person organization that provided voice and data communication products and services to all of Sprint’s business and government customers. After leaving Sprint, Franz served as Chairman and CEO to several companies in the Internet and software industries and was also a partner in a successful merchant banking effort in China. He received his BA and MBA from Santa Clara University in California.