Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates’ hand surgeon Douglas C. Wisch, M.D., and spine surgeon Lane D. Spero, M.D., were recently recognized as Top Doctors by Castle Connolly. This marks Dr. Wisch’s sixth consecutive year and Dr. Spero’s seventh consecutive year in earning this distinction. Both fellowship-trained, board-certified orthopedic surgeons see patients at the practice’s locations in Torrington at 245 Alvord Park Road and Bristol at 281 N. Main St. Those seeking specialized care for the hand and upper extremity or back, neck and spine are encouraged to call (860) 482-8539.
Top Doctors are selected by peer nomination, extensive research and careful review from the research team at Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. Castle Connolly’s physician-led research team considers factors including medical education, training, board certification, hospital appointments and professional affiliations.
Dr. Wisch provides specialized care for the hand, wrist and elbow, including orthopedic trauma and complex microsurgery, and Dr. Spero’s expertise includes the care of the back, neck and spine in addition to fracture care and intricate neurosurgical procedures. Both Top Doctors offer advanced surgical and nonsurgical treatments for adult and pediatric patients and are dedicated to helping patients live with reduced pain and restored function.
“It is an honor to once again be named a Top Doctor,” says Dr. Wisch. “At Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, we are dedicated to keeping our community healthy and active. It is all the more rewarding to be recognized for that dedication, and we will all continue to strive in to provide the best care and outcomes for our patients.”
To learn more about the doctors of Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates or to schedule an appointment, please call (860) 482-8539 or request an appointment online. You can also read more about their recognition in the following Register Citizen article.