Lane D. Spero, M.D.

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Specialties: Back, Neck, Neurosurgery, Orthopedic Trauma/Fractures, Pediatric Orthopedics, Spine

Dr. Lane Spero earned his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine. He completed an internship in general surgery and his residency in orthopedic surgery at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, in Bronx, New York, and a spine surgery 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, New York, is affiliated with the University of Connecticut, and has authored professional articles related to spine injury and surgery. Dr. Spero is one of the few orthopedic surgeons in the state of Connecticut who performs total lumbar disc replacement surgery. Dr. Spero also offers minimally invasive, robotic-assisted cervical and lumbar procedures using state-of-the-art technology.

Dr. Spero is a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and is certified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery. For several consecutive years, he has been peer-nominated and nationally recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor, and has also been named one of Connecticut Magazine's Connecticut's Best Doctors 2023 for his dedication to providing outstanding care.

Dr. Spero is available to see patients at our Torrington and Bristol locations.


    Education & Training

    • Bachelor of Arts in Biology: Boston University, Boston, MA
    • Doctor of Medicine: Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA
    • General Surgery Internship: Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
    • Orthopedic Surgery Residency: Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
    • Spine Surgery Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


    • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery

    Professional Associations

    • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    • American College of Surgeons
    • Connecticut Orthopaedic Society
    • North American Spine Society

    Hospital Affiliations

    • Litchfield Hills Surgery Center
    • The Hospital of Central Connecticut
    • Charlotte Hungerford Hospital
    • Middlesex Hospital
    • Dr. Spero was very nice and attentive. He listened to my story of woe and had advice on how to help me. PT here I come. Very nice doctor.

      – Donna W.
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