We found 6 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Patrick Connolly works as a spine surgeon and orthopedist. Dr. Connolly's average patient rating is 2.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Medicaid. His education and training includes medical school at Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine and residency at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Connolly is accepting new patients.
Clinical interests: Adult spinal deformity, cervical myelopathy, cervical spine disk herniation, lumbar spinal ... (Read more)
Dr. Michael Stauff is a physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. Dr. Stauff is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Before performing his residency at Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Dr. Stauff attended Penn State College of Medicine for medical school. He honors Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Stauff has received professional recognition including the following: The Spine Journal, Deputy Editor. Unfortunately, he is not currently accepting new patients.
Dr. Frederik Pennings' areas of specialization are spine surgery and neurosurgery. Dr. Pennings's average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He takes Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. Dr. Pennings has an open panel. He 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. Christian Dipaola is a specialist in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He takes Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Dipaola is open to new patients. Before performing his residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center, Dr. Dipaola attended Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school. He has received distinctions including 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.
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 is an in-network provider for Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Great-West Healthcare, Coventry, and more. He attended medical school at Dartmouth Medical School. For his residency, Dr. Kesman trained at Mayo Clinic. His practice is open to new patients.
Dr. Jason Eck is a spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. 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.
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