Dr. Lane Spero Named 2023 Top Doctor

Lane D. Spero, M.D., fellowship-trained orthopedic spine surgeon at Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, was recently recognized as one of Connecticut’s Top Doctors of 2023 in Connecticut Magazine. Dr. Spero’s expertise includes a wide variety of advanced techniques and procedures used to effectively diagnose and treat injuries and conditions of the back, neck and spine. He sees patients in Torrington at 245 Alvord Park Road as well as in Bristol at 281 N. Main St. Patients in need of specialized orthopedic spine care are encouraged to call 860-482-8539.

Connecticut Magazine partnered with Castle Connolly, a leading national health care research company, to create this list of the top doctors in Connecticut for 2023. The list serves as Connecticut’s most recommended health care providers. 

“To be recognized as one of Connecticut’s Top Doctors again is a true honor,” said Dr. Spero. “As a spine surgeon and member of the team of experts at Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, I am proud to provide expert spine care to my patients and the Litchfield Hills community to return them to an active, healthy lifestyle.” 

For several consecutive years, Dr. Spero has been peer-nominated and nationally recognized as a Castle Connolly Top Doctor for his dedication to providing outstanding care. Top Doctors are selected by peer nomination 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. 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 the Bronx, New York, and a spine surgery fellowship at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. He served as Chief of Spine and Scoliosis Service at Sound Shore Medical Center in New Rochelle, New York, and has authored professional articles related to spine injury and surgery. He is an attending physician at The Hospital of Central Connecticut and Bristol Hospital, and he is also affiliated with the University of Connecticut.

To learn more about Dr. Spero or to schedule an appointment, please call 860-482-8539.