Looking for an Orthopedic surgeon that you can trust is a daunting task. You do not want to chance that the person you are going to for ankle, knee, hip, or even spinal surgery may not be among the best in their field. Though this is a decision you have to make for yourself after meeting the orthopedic surgeons in person we are giving you a good start. Hopefully an end to your frustration even.
Orthopedic surgery is becoming ever more common as advancements allow for better hip and knee replacements which of course makes the demand for orthopedic surgeons higher. Find the best ones in Massachusetts so you can find the surgeon that is right for you and your needs. Something as important as a hip replacement or any other orthopedic surgery, can’t be left to chance and all the time spent researching surgeons around can take up an awful lot of time. So here are the top orthopedic surgeons we have chosen in Massachusetts.
Dr. Matthew Baltz received his M.D. from the University of Connecticut Medical School. He also completed a one year fellowship in sports medicine at the New England Baptist Hospital in Boston. Dr. Baltz also previously served as an assistant team physician for the Boston Celtics and Northeastern University from 1998 to 1999.
Dr. David Doctor specializes in the treatment of orthopedic conditions and has been in private practice since 1994. He is currently affiliated with Springfield Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Doctor attended medical school at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and continued his post-graduate training in New York at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital.
Dr. Joseph Zabilski is presently affiliated with Plymouth Bay Orthopedic Associates. He focuses his practice on performing hip and knee replacement surgery as well as computer assisted joint replacement procedures. Dr. Joseph Zabilski earned his medical degree from the Tufts University School of Medicine.
Dr. Stuart Braun earned his Medical degree at the University of Vermont College of Medicine. He is also currently an Assistant Professor of Tufts University School of Medicine and is specializing in treating spinal deformities, pediatric hip disease, trauma, and adolescent sports injuries.
Dr. John Willis is well-known for having completed the prestigious Rocky Mountain Sports Medicine Fellowship in Aspen, Colorado. He is currently in practice at the Cape Cod Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine. Dr. John Willis’ special areas of interest include athletic knee and shoulder injuries.
Dr. Gregory Johnson has undergone extensive training in joint replacement surgery and sports medicine at the New England Baptist Hospital in Boston. He also has over 26 years of experience in general orthopedic surgery at Tobey Hospital as well. Dr. Gregory Johnson received his M.D. from Georgetown University.
Dr. Stephen Heacox is well-known for being the past president of both the Medical Staff and the Department of Surgery at Tobey Hospital in Wareham. He has over 25 years of extensive experience in performing general orthopedic surgery procedures. Dr. Heacox received his M.D. from Temple University in Philadelphia.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint has been in practice at the Hand Center since 1992. In addition, he is also board-certified in Orthopaedic Surgery and holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Surgery of the Hand as well. Dr. Wint completed his medical education at the Columbia University’s College of Physicians and Surgeons.
Dr. J. Stephen Brecht’s current Hospital Affiliation is at the Baystate Medical Center. He focuses his practice on trauma and fracture care, as well as treatment of complex fractures. Dr. Brecht graduated from the University of Washington School of Medicine and completed his residency training at the Akron General Medical Center.
Dr. Louis Adler completed his Medical degree at the Cornell University Medical College and is currently affiliated with New England Orthopedic Surgeons. He specializes in general orthopedics and sub-specializes in performing a variety of hand, wrist, and elbow surgical procedures as well.