We found 6 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Patrick Connolly is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Connolly attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. His residency was performed at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. Dr. Connolly is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Adult spinal deformity, cervical myelopathy, cervical spine disk herniation, lumbar spinal ... (Read more)
Dr. Frederik Pennings is a medical specialist in spine surgery and neurosurgery. Dr. Pennings offers interpreting services for his patients. He is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He attended medical school at Leiden University Medical Center. He is in-network for Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. He is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Complex spine surgery, regardless of etiology, including tumor, infection, degenerative spine and ... (Read more)
Dr. Michael Stauff practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He accepts Medicaid and Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Penn State College of Medicine. Dr. Stauff completed his residency training at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. He is affiliated with Mountain States Health Alliance and UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Stauff is not accepting new patients at this time.
Dr. Christian Dipaola specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. Dr. Dipaola obtained his medical school training at Weill Cornell Medical College and performed his residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Distinctions awarded to Dr. Dipaola include: 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. Dr. Dipaola is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He has an open panel.
Clinical interests: Spinal deformity/scoliosis, spinal trauma, spinal tumors (metastatic and primary)
Dr. Thomas Kesman specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Kesman accepts the following insurance: Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) and Medicare. After completing medical school at Dartmouth Medical School, he performed his residency at Mayo Clinic. He welcomes new patients.
Dr. Jason Eck's specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Eck include osteopathic medicine. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. He is a graduate of 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 the following distinctions: AO Spine North America Fellowship, 2007-2008.; American Spinal Injury Association-Synthes; and Resident Research Award, .. His practice is open to new patients.
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