We found 7 spine surgeons who accept United Healthcare near New Haven, CT.
Dr. Alex Gitelman's medical specialty is spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Gitelman is especially interested in spine surgery procedures. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Anthem, ConnectiCare, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and more. He attended SUNY Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Gitelman speaks Russian. His hospital/clinic affiliations include WESTMED Medical Group and Greenwich Hospital. Dr. Gitelman's practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Spine Surgery Procedures
Dr. Gary Bloomgarden practices spine surgery and neurosurgery. He is rated highly by his patients. Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Bloomgarden honors. He obtained his medical school training at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine and performed his residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish. His professional affiliations include Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, Yale New Haven Health System, and the University of Texas (UT) Southwestern Medical Center.
Dr. Khalid Abbed is a spine surgeon and neurosurgeon in Stamford, CT and New Haven, CT. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Abbed accepts Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. He attended the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago and then went on to complete his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with Lawrence + Memorial Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. Dr. Abbed has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Kyphoplasty, Disc Replacement, Cervical Radiculopathy, Neck Pain, Herniated Disc, Lumbar Fusion, ... (Read more)
Dr. Judith Gorelick specializes in spine surgery and neurosurgery and practices in Shelton, CT, Wallingford, CT, and New Haven, CT. The average patient rating for Dr. Gorelick is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Gorelick honors Great-West Healthcare, Anthem, and ConnectiCare, as well as other insurance carriers. Before performing her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan, Dr. Gorelick attended New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Her professional affiliations include Griffin Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. She is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Spinal Fusion, Spine Imaging, Lumbar Spine Problems, Cervical Spine Problems, Musculoskeletal ... (Read more)
Dr. Shirvinda Wijesekera practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended medical school at Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Wijesekera completed his residency training at Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center. He takes Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Wijesekera is affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Tendonitis, Osteoporosis, Fractures, Arthroscopic Surgery, Arthritis, Spine Problems, Hip ... (Read more)
Dr. John Awad works as a spine surgeon and orthopedic surgeon in Fairfield, CT, Shelton, CT, and New Haven, CT. Dr. Awad's average patient rating is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is professionally affiliated with Griffin Hospital and Yale New Haven Health System. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield. He welcomes new patients. He studied medicine at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. Dr. Awad's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with Johns Hopkins University.
Clinical interests: Bloodless Medicine/Transfusion-Free Surgery, Kyphoplasty, Osteoporosis, Lumbar Stenosis, Spine ... (Read more)
Dr. Robert Dawe's areas of specialization are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery; he sees patients in Fairfield, CT, Stratford, CT, and Shelton, CT. He is rated 3.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Dawe is affiliated with Yale New Haven Health System. Anthem, ConnectiCare, and Blue Cross/Blue Shield are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Dawe takes. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Dawe's office for an appointment. After completing medical school at New York Medical College, he performed his residency at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center. Dr. Dawe (or staff) speaks Spanish and Italian.
Clinical interests: Kyphoplasty, Tumor, Osteoporosis, Lumbar Stenosis, Fractures
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- Correction of spinal deformities, such as scoliosis
- Spinal fusion
- Minimally invasive spine surgery, including decompression surgeries such as discectomy and laminectomy
- Balloon kyphoplasty, a procedure done to repair compression fractures in vertebrae