We found 4 spine surgeons near Worcester, MA.
Dr. Thomas Kesman is a spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery specialist. Patient ratings for Dr. Kesman average 3.5 stars out of 5. He accepts Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP), Great-West Healthcare, and Coventry, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Kesman's practice is open to new patients. Before completing his residency at Mayo Clinic, Dr. Kesman attended medical school at Dartmouth Medical School.
Dr. Frederik Pennings is a spine surgery and neurosurgery specialist. He accepts Most Insurance Plans, Medicaid, and Medicare insurance. He graduated from Leiden University Medical Center. Dr. Pennings offers interpreting services for his patients. He welcomes new patients.
Dr. Christian Dipaola's medical specialty is spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. He accepts Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Dipaola obtained his medical school training at Weill Cornell Medical College and performed his residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center. 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. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. Dr. Dipaola is open to new patients.
Dr. Jason Eck is a physician who specializes in spine surgery and orthopedics/orthopedic surgery. 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. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Eck is in-network for Medicare insurance. He is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center.
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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