We found 6 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Patrick Connolly practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery in Worcester, MA. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Before completing his residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, Dr. Connolly attended medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. He has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid, as well as other insurance carriers. New patients are welcome to contact Dr. Connolly's office for an appointment.
Clinical interests: Adult spinal deformity, cervical myelopathy, cervical spine disk herniation, lumbar spinal ... (Read more)
Dr. Frederik Pennings' medical specialty is spine surgery and neurosurgery. He is rated highly by his patients. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Pennings takes Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment. Dr. Pennings is a graduate of Leiden University Medical Center. He offers interpreting services for his patients.
Clinical interests: Complex spine surgery, regardless of etiology, including tumor, infection, degenerative spine and ... (Read more)
Dr. Michael Stauff, who practices in Worcester, MA, is a medical specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He attended Penn State College of Medicine for medical school and subsequently trained at Penn State Hershey Medical Center for residency. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. Dr. Stauff has received the distinction of The Spine Journal, Deputy Editor. Dr. Stauff is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Unfortunately, he is not accepting new patients at this time.
Dr. Christian Dipaola's medical specialty is spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He graduated from Weill Cornell Medical College and then he performed his residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. Dr. Dipaola is in-network for Medicaid and Medicare insurance. His distinctions 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. His practice is open to new patients.
Clinical interests: Spinal deformity/scoliosis, spinal trauma, spinal tumors (metastatic and primary)
Dr. Thomas Kesman practices spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is an in-network provider for 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. Jason Eck works as a spine surgeon and orthopedist. He takes 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.
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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