We found 6 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Patrick Connolly practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Patient ratings for Dr. Connolly average 2.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Connolly's professional affiliations include UMass Memorial Medical Group and UMass Memorial Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Adult spinal deformity, cervical myelopathy, cervical spine disk herniation, lumbar spinal ... (Read more)
Dr. Michael Stauff works as a spine surgeon and orthopedist. Dr. Stauff attended Penn State College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Penn State Hershey Medical Center for residency. He honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Group, Mountain States Health Alliance, and UMass Memorial Medical Center. Unfortunately, Dr. Stauff is not currently accepting new patients.
Dr. Frederik Pennings' medical specialty is spine surgery and neurosurgery. He attended medical school at Leiden University Medical Center. Dr. Pennings accepts Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. He offers interpreting services for his patients. His hospital/clinic affiliations include UMass Memorial Medical Group and UMass Memorial Medical Center. He welcomes new patients.
Clinical interests: Complex spine surgery, regardless of etiology, including tumor, infection, degenerative spine and ... (Read more)
Dr. Christian Dipaola is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He works in Worcester, MA. Dr. Dipaola accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. His education and training includes medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College and residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. He has received the following distinctions: Best Poster Award, AO Spine North America Banff Fellowship Forum; North American Spine Society- The Spine Journal Outstanding Paper Award; and Best Fellow's Paper Award, Canadian Spine Society. His professional affiliations include UMass Memorial Medical Group and UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Dipaola is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Spinal deformity/scoliosis, spinal trauma, spinal tumors (metastatic and primary)
Dr. Thomas Kesman is a physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He honors Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) and Medicare insurance. After attending Dartmouth Medical School, he completed his residency training at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Kesman has an open panel.
Dr. Jason Eck, who practices in Worcester, MA, is a medical specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. In his practice, Dr. Eck focuses on osteopathic medicine. He honors Medicare insurance. Dr. Eck has an open panel. He studied medicine at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. He has received distinctions including AO Spine North America Fellowship, 2007-2008.; American Spinal Injury Association-Synthes; and Resident Research Award, ..
Clinical interests: Osteopathy
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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