Glenn S. Russo, MD


Orthopaedic Surgery

Conditions & Treatments

Adolescent Scoliosis, Back Pain, Bone Fractures, Bone Tumors, Cervical Disc Herniation, Cervical Radiculopathy, Cervical Spinal Disorders, Disc Disorders, Discectomy, Herniated Disc, Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery, Myelopathy, Neck Pain, Neuromuscular Disorders, Scoliosis, Scoliosis Surgery, Spinal Cancer, Spinal Deformity, Spinal Disorder, Spine Surgery, Spine Trauma, Spondylolisthesis, Tumors

(203) 407-3508
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Dr. Glenn S. Russo practices as a spine specialist at Connecticut Orthopaedics. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Stonehill College in Easton, MA as well as a Master’s Degree in Medical Science from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. He went on to graduate from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine where he was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society. He then performed his post-graduate training in orthopaedic surgery at the Yale University School of Medicine where he was selected for membership into the American Orthopaedic Association Emerging Leaders Forum. Afterwards, Dr. Russo completed his fellowship in Spinal Surgery at the renowned Rothman Institute in Philadelphia, PA.

Dr. Russo has particular expertise in adult and pediatric spinal disorders, minimally-invasive spinal surgery, complex scoliosis and spinal deformity, and spinal trauma






Connecticut Orthopaedics

701 North Colony Road
Wallingford, CT 06492

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Connecticut Orthopaedics

1224 Main St
Branford, CT 06405

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Connecticut Orthopaedics

330 Bridgeport Ave
Shelton, CT 06484

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Connecticut Orthopaedics

30 Commerce Park
Milford, CT 06460

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Connecticut Orthopaedics

2408 Whitney Ave
Hamden, CT 06518

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(203) 672-0842

Education & Training


University of Connecticut School of Medicine


Yale University School of Medicine


Yale University School of Medicine


Rothman Institute - Thomas Jefferson University

Accepted Insurance

Insurance coverage regularly changes, please contact the doctor’s office directly to verify that your specific insurance plan is accepted.

  • aetna
  • anthem bc/bs
  • berkeley care network
  • cigna healthcare
  • community care network
  • connecticare
  • corvel
  • first health network
  • focus healthcare
  • great west
  • husky
  • medicaid
  • medicare
  • multiplan
  • oxford health plans
  • railroad medicare
  • tricare/champus
  • united healthcare
  • us family health plan
  • wellcare