The Ayer Neuroscience Institute’s Spine Care program offers exceptional care, from traumatic spine injuries and tumors to more common problems like herniated discs, degenerative arthritis, spinal stenosis, osteoporosis and sciatica.

You’re in Good Hands

Our spine surgery services have been nationally recognized by some of the top institutions. We want our patients to know we strive for excellence and the best outcomes possible.


Meet our Spine Specialists:

Name Specialties Location
Aferzon, Joseph A., MD 860.832.4664
  • Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
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  • Portland
Bauman, Joel A., MD Bauman, Joel A., MD
4.9 /5
211 surveys
860.696.2290
  • Spine Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
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  • Meriden
  • Cheshire
  • Hartford
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Hornyak, Mark John, MD Hornyak, Mark John, MD
4.8 /5
97 surveys
860.889.1433
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Mystic
  • Norwich
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Khaled, Mohamad, MD, FAANS, FACS Khaled, Mohamad, MD, FAANS, FACS
4.8 /5
97 surveys
860.696.2290
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Enfield
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Killory, Brendan Dyer, MD, FAANS Killory, Brendan Dyer, MD, FAANS
4.9 /5
180 surveys
860.696.2290
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Avon
  • Glastonbury
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Kureshi, Inam Urrehman, MD Kureshi, Inam Urrehman, MD
4.9 /5
127 surveys
860.278.0070
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Farmington
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Qureshi, Nazer Husain, MD, DStat, MSc, FAANS, FICS, FACS Qureshi, Nazer Husain, MD, DStat, MSc, FAANS, FICS, FACS
4.7 /5
63 surveys
860.827.7690
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuro Oncology
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Southington
  • Plainville
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Schwartz, Paul Joseph, MD, PhD Schwartz, Paul Joseph, MD, PhD
4.9 /5
149 surveys
860.278.0070
  • Neurosurgery
  • Neuro Oncology
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Hartford
  • Farmington
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Senatus, Patrick Badere, MD, PhD, FACS, FAANS Senatus, Patrick Badere, MD, PhD, FACS, FAANS
4.8 /5
82 surveys
860.870.6388
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Vernon
Wakefield, Andrew Ervin, MD, FAANS Wakefield, Andrew Ervin, MD, FAANS
5.0 /5
189 surveys
860.688.1311
  • Neurosurgery
  • Spine Surgery
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  • Windsor