We found 4 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Thomas Kesman is a spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Worcester, MA. He has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He takes several insurance carriers, including Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Great-West Healthcare, and Coventry. Dr. Kesman attended Dartmouth Medical School and subsequently trained at Mayo Clinic for residency. He has an open panel.
Dr. Frederik Pennings is a spine surgeon and neurosurgeon in Worcester, MA. He attended medical school at Leiden University Medical Center. He accepts the following insurance: Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare. Dr. Pennings offers interpreting services for his patients. He has an open panel.
Dr. Christian Dipaola specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery and practices in Worcester, MA. He is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Before performing his residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Dr. Dipaola attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. Dr. Dipaola 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. He welcomes new patients.
Dr. Jason Eck's specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Eck average 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Eck is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He takes Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School.
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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