We found 4 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Thomas Kesman sees patients in Worcester, MA. His medical specialties are spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. His average patient rating is 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Kesman is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Great-West Healthcare, and Coventry. His education and training includes medical school at Dartmouth Medical School and residency at Mayo Clinic. He has an open panel.
Dr. Frederik Pennings is a specialist in spine surgery and neurosurgery. Dr. Pennings offers interpreting services for his patients. He is a graduate of Leiden University Medical Center. He is an in-network provider for Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. He has an open panel.
Dr. Christian Dipaola is a spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist in Worcester, MA. Dr. Dipaola is professionally affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He accepts Medicaid and Medicare insurance. He welcomes new patients. After attending Weill Cornell Medical College for medical school, he completed his residency training at the University of Rochester Medical Center. 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.
Dr. Jason Eck is a physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Eck graduated from Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences (KCUMB), College of Osteopathic Medicine and Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, Chicago Medical School. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Medicare insurance.
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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