Backus Hospital

Backus Hospital’s specialists are skilled in caring for various spinal injuries and conditions with non-surgical and surgical approaches, including those using the Globus ExcelsiusGPS™ guidance system.

Backus Hospital's experts treat everything from degenerative and herniated discs, pressure on the nerves that cause you pain, spinal stenosis and metastatic tumors.

For a Backus Hospital Physician Referral:

1.866.827.3422

Learn More About Our Robotic Technology:

Globus ExcelsiusGPS™


Hartford HealthCare Acute Spine Program Locations

100 Perkins Farm Drive, Suite 302
Mystic, CT 06355
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35 Wells Street, Lower Level
Westerly, RI 02891
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111 Salem Turnpike
Norwich, CT 06360
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Meet our Spine Care Specialists:

Name Specialties Location
Criscuolo, Gregory Richard, MD, FACS
4.8 /5
79 surveys
860.859.5137
  • Neurosurgery
  • Norwich
Halperin, Michael Jay, MD 860.889.7345
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • North Franklin
  • Waterford
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Hornyak, Mark John, MD
4.7 /5
86 surveys
860.889.9035
  • Neurosurgery
  • Mystic
  • Norwich
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Paonessa, Kenneth Joseph, MD 860.889.7345
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • North Franklin
Wagner, Peter J., MD 860.889.7345
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Niantic

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