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Joint Care New Britain General campus:
(860) 224-5186

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Our physicians


Neurosurgeon
Hussein I Alahmadi, M.D.

Orthopedic Specialists
Todd Applegate, D.O.
Robert M Belniak, M.D.
Russell A Chiappetta, M.D.
Michael T LeGeyt, M.D.
Stephen L Pillsbury, M.D.
Richard F Scarlett, M.D.
Ira L Spar, M.D.
Lane D Spero, M.D.
Jeffrey B Steckler, M.D.
Robert S Waskowitz, M.D.

Podiatrists
Tina A Boucher, D.P.M.
Thomas W Donohue, D.P.M.
Eric Lui, D.P.M.
James Nugent, D.P.M.
Joseph R Treadwell, D.P.M.

Medical Director, Center for Joint Care
Robert J Carangelo, M.D.

Chief of Orthopedics
Richard L Froeb, M.D.

Neurosurgeon and Chief of Neurosurgery
Ahmed M Khan, M.D.

Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialists
Robert C Pepperman, M.D.
William Pesce, D.O.




Neurosurgeon

Hussein I Alahmadi, M.D.

Hussein Alahmadi Education

Medical degree, College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia; internship, College of Medicine, King Saud University; neurosurgery residency and neuro-oncology/skull base surgery clinical fellowship, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Spine surgery clinical fellowship, Rush University, Chicago. Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.


General Info

Accepting new patients. Interests include general neurosurgery, brain and pituitary tumors and spine surgery, including minimally invasive procedures.

Primary Practice

40 Hart St., Building A, 3rd floor, New Britain: 860-229-0728




Orthopedic Specialists

Todd Applegate, D.O.

Todd Applegate Education

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia; general surgery internship/orthopedic surgery residency, Boston Medical Center, Boston; fellowship in orthopedic surgery of the spine, NYU Langone Medical Center’s Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York City.

General Info

Orthopedic surgeon

Primary Practice

Applegate Orthopedic Spine Center, 5 Pequot Park Rd., Suite 201A, Westbrook: 860-391-8068

Robert M Belniak, M.D.

Robert Belniak Education

Medical degree, University of Connecticut Medical School; trained at the University of Connecticut and the University of Chicago.


General Info

Teaching faculty, Orthopedic Learning Center in Illinois.

Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center,: (860) 832-4666

Russell A Chiappetta, M.D.

Russell Chiappetta Education

Medical degree, Rutgers Medical School, Piscataway, N.J.; orthopedic residency, University of Connecticut.




General Info

Clinical associate, University of Connecticut. Dr. Chiappetta's interests include joint replacements and arthroscopic surgery.

Primary Practice

Southington: (860) 628-4719

Michael T LeGeyt, M.D.

Michael LeGeyt Education

Medical degree, University of Connecticut; internship, Waterbury Hospital; residency in orthopedic surgery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, N.J.; fellowship, Brown University, Providence R.I.




Primary Practice

New Britain: (860) 223-8500

Stephen L Pillsbury, M.D.

Stephen Pillsbury Education

Medical degree, University of Connecticut; trained at the University of Kentucky and orthopedic residency program, University of Connecticut Health Center.


Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center: (860) 832-4666

Richard F Scarlett, M.D.

Richard Scarlett Education

Medical degree, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia; internship, and residencies in general surgery and orthopedics, the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania; fellowship in sports medicine, New England Baptist Hospital, Boston.





Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center, 73 Cedar St., New Britain: (860) 832-4666

Ira L Spar, M.D.

Ira Spar Education

Medical degree, George Washington Medical School, Washington, D.C.; orthopedic residency, George Washington Medical Center.


General Info

Assistant clinical professor in orthopedic surgery, University of Connecticut Health Center.

Primary Practice

Plantsville: (860) 628-8789

Lane D Spero, M.D.

Education

Medical degree, Boston University School of Medicine; residencies in general surgery and orthopedic surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, N.Y.; spine fellow, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex.



Primary Practice

Litchfield Hills Orthopedic Associates, Torrington: (860) 482-8539

Jeffrey B Steckler, M.D.

Jeffrey Steckler Education

Medical degree, State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.; internship and residency, Kings County Hospital Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.


Primary Practice

New Britain: (860) 225-3587

Robert S Waskowitz, M.D.

Robert Waskowitz Education

Medical degree, University of Vermont College of Medicine; residency in orthopedic surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center; sports medicine fellowship, Steadman-Hawkins Sports Medicine Foundation, Colorado.



Primary Practice

Waskowitz Orthopedics and Sports Medicine: (860) 224-6709




Podiatrists

Tina A Boucher, D.P.M.

Tina Boucher Education

Medical degree, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.; residency in podiatric medicine and surgery, Benedictine Hospital, Kingston, N.Y.



Primary Practice

Meriden: (203) 238-3668

Thomas W Donohue, D.P.M.

Thomas Donohue Education

Medical degree, New York College of Podiatric Medicine, New York, N.Y.; residency, Monsignor Clement Kern Hospital, Warren, Mich.

He is in practice in ,(860) 276-8140.


Primary Practice

15 Cornerstone Court, Plantsville: (860) 276-8140

Eric Lui, D.P.M.

Eric Lui Education

Medical degree, New York College of Podiatric Medicine; internship in podiatric surgery, University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey; fellowship, The Center of Reconstructive Foot Surgery, CT





Primary Practice

Hartford Specialists, 1 Liberty Square, New Britain: (860) 229-2812

James Nugent, D.P.M.

James Nugent Education

Medical degree, Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine; Traumatological Surgery of the Foot & Ankle North Philadelphia Health System.





Primary Practice

Hartford Specialists, 1 Liberty Square, New Britain: (860) 229-2812

Joseph R Treadwell, D.P.M.

Joseph Treadwell Education

Medical degree, the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.; residency, Oakwood Downriver Medical Center, Michigan.


Primary Practice

Associated Podiatrists of CT, Plainville: (860) 747-2200




Medical Director, Center for Joint Care

Robert J Carangelo, M.D.

Robert Carangelo Education

Medical degree, University of Connecticut Medical School; orthopedic residency, University of Connecticut Health Center; trained at Georgetown University Medical Center; fellowship in adult reconstructive surgery, New England Baptist Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital.


General Info

Orthopedic specialist and medical director, Hospital of Central Connecticut Center for Joint Care.

Primary Practice

Orthopaedic Surgeons of Central Connecticut: (860) 223-8553




Chief of Orthopedics

Richard L Froeb, M.D.

Richard Froeb Education

Medical degree, University of Illinois College of Medicine; trained at the U.S. Naval Hospital, Philadelphia; completed his orthopedic surgery residency in the Boston University program.


General Info

Orthopedic specialist and chief, Division of Orthopedics, Hospital of Central Connecticu. Assistant clinical professor of orthopedic surgery, University of Connecticut School of Medicine.

Primary Practice

Orthopaedic Surgeons of Central Connecticut: (860) 223-8553




Neurosurgeon and Chief of Neurosurgery

Ahmed M Khan, M.D.

Ahmed Khan Education

Medical degree, University of Connecticut School of Medicine; internship in general surgery, UConn School of Medicine; residency in neurological surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, R.I.


General Info

Neurosurgeon and chief, Division of Neurosurgery, Hospital of Central Connecticut

Primary Practice

Connecticut Neurosurgery and Spine, New Britain and Southington: (860) 225-1227




Physical Medicine & Rehab Specialists

Robert C Pepperman, M.D.

Robert Pepperman Education

Medical degree, New York Medical College, Valhalla, N.Y.; internship, New York University Medical Center, New York, N.Y., residency, New York University Medical Center Rusk Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine.



Primary Practice

Grove Hill Medical Center, New Britain: (860) 832-4666

William Pesce, D.O.

General Info

Hospital for Special care

Primary Practice

Hospital for Special Care, New Britain: (860) 827-4973