Dr. George Rubin George H. Rubin, M.D.
Total Joint Surgery

Dr. George Rubin earned his medical degree at Columbia University in New York, NY. He completed a surgical residency at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY, and an orthopedic residency at New York Orthopedic Hospital/Columbia University Presbyterian Hospital in New York, NY.

He is an attending physician at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, Conn., where he has served as chairman of the Department of Surgery. He also has served as president of the Orthopedic Section of the Connecticut State Medical Society and as president of the Litchfield County Medical Society.

Dr. Rubin is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

 


 

Dr. Steven McCoy Steven R. McCoy, M.D.
Sports Medicine

Dr. Steven McCoy earned his medical degree at Duke University Medical School in Durham, NC. He completed a surgical residency at Duke University Medical Center and an orthopedic residency at The Hospital for Special Surgery, Cornell Medical Center, in New York.

He is an attending physician at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, Conn., where he has served as vice president and president of the medical staff.

Dr. McCoy is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

 


 

Dr. Brian McCarthy Brian E. McCarthy, M.D.
Spine Surgery

Dr. Brian McCarthy earned his medical degree at the State University of New York in Brooklyn. He completed an internship in general surgery and a residency in orthopedic surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, in Bronx, NY. He also completed a spine fellowship at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, Mass.

He was a member of the active medical staff at Winsted (Conn.) Memorial Hospital and is an attending physician at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, Conn.

Dr. McCarthy is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

 


 

Dr. Douglas Wisch Douglas C. Wisch, M.D.
Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery

Dr. Douglas Wisch earned his medical degree at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School in Newark, where he also completed residencies in general surgery and orthopedic surgery, serving as chief resident and clinical assistant instructor. He completed a hand/microsurgery fellowship at the State University of New York at Stony Brook.

He has given lectures and has authored professional articles on topics related to hand surgery. He is an attending physician at Bristol Hospital and at Charlotte Hungerford Hospital in Torrington, Conn., where he has served as chief of orthopedic service.

Dr. Wisch is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, with subspecialty certification in surgery of the hand.

 


 

Dr. Lane Spero Lane D. Spero, MD
Spine Surgery

Dr. Lane Spero earned his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine. He completed residencies in general surgery and orthopedic surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, in Bronx, NY, and a spine fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas.

He served as Chief of Spine and Scoliosis Service at Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle, NY, and has authored professional articles related to spine injury and surgery. He is an attending physician at Bristol Hospital, and is also affiliated with UConn. Dr. Spero is one of the few orthopedic surgeons in the State of Connecticut who performs total lumbar disc replacement surgery.

Dr. Spero is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and is board certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery.

 


 

Leigh S. Brezenoff Leigh S. Brezenoff, MD
Sports Medicine / Arthroscopic Surgery

Dr. Brezenoff graduated from Union College and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He then completed an internship at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA and a residency in orthopedic surgery at Montefiore Medical Center in Bronx, NY. In 2000, he completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine and Shoulder and Elbow surgery affiliated with Georgetown University, where he treated professional and Division I athletes. Dr. Brezenoff is certified by the American Board of Orthopedic Surgery, and is a member of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine.

Dr. Brezenoff is an attending physician at Bristol Hospital.

Dr. Brezenoff practiced in Bethlehem, PA for four years where he had an active sports medicine practice serving as the team physician for several area high schools, as well as DeSales University. He has vast experience in non-operative rehabilitation of sports related injuries as well as advanced minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery of the shoulder, knee, elbow, and ankle. He also performs ligament reconstructions, joint preserving surgery, replacements of the knee and shoulder, and the treatment of fractures.