Dr. Mitchell Hardenbrook, MD

Dr. Mitchell Hardenbrook, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 49
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Mitchell Hardenbrook, MD is an orthopedic surgery doctor who practices in Westborough, MA. He is 49 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

150 Flanders Rd

Westborough, MA 01581

Contact Information

(508) 297-8500

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UniCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas


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very high
more than 92% of peers
Spine Disorders
very high
more than 87% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 86% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Hardenbrook "Reducing the Trauma of Spine Surgery"


  • Orthopedic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gout
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis


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  • Disc Replacement
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Laminectomy
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Massachusetts.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Massachusetts
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Hahnemann University
    Medical School | Graduated 1997
  • University Of Maryland Medical Center, Shock Trauma Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002
  • New England Baptist Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Leon C. Sunstein Academic Scholarship Award, 1995
  • U.S. Navy Health Profession Scholarship Hahnemann University, 1993
  • General Academic Scholarship Award Hahnemann University, 1994
  • Harriet & Phillip Davis Academic Scholarship Award Hahnemann University, 1995
  • AMA-ERF Academic Scholarship Award Hahnemann University, 1993
  • W. E. Crane Academic Scholarship Award Hahnemann University, 1993
Media & Publications
  • Posterior Minimal Incision Interbody Fusion Techniques for the Lumbar Spine (book chapter), Arthritis & Arthroplasty: The Spine, 2010
  • Miniature robotic guidance for pedicle screw placement in posterior spinal fusion: early clinical experience with the SpineAssist,, 2006
  • The effect of parallax on intraoperative positioning of the Charite artificial disc, 2008
  • Preliminary Results of a Multicenter Randomized Study to Evaluate the Effect of Minimally Invasive vs. Open Lumbar Fusion on Paraspinal Musculature Using MR Imaging,, 2008
  • Radiation Exposure Using Miniature Guidance for Spinal Surgery, 2007
  • Boston Spine Group,

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Hardenbrook's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Hardenbrook to family and friends
based on 22 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Hardenbrook's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
  • Explains condition(s) well
  • Answers Questions
  • Time well spent
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Southbridge, MA |
I had severe pain down my left leg and severe neuropathy and nothing helped and I was referred to Dr. Hardenbrook by my neighbor and I went to see him and he found the problem of my pain and come to find out I had a cyst in my L5 S1 area of my spine and I also had a slip in disc L4 L5 I had surgery four years ago in October and Did rehab for two weeks, Then I went home . today four years later my right leg is still the same numb at knee & if walk to much I’m in pain, cold weather is painful
in Uxbridge, MA |
I had spine surgery 3 months ago before surgery I tried everything from injection, chiropractor and physical therapy to relieve the pain nothing worked now I work out and walk 5 and half miles a day pain free. thanks to DR Hardenbrook I have my life back.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Hardenbrook accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts PPO
  • Fallon Community Health Plan
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
    Harvard Pilgrim Health Care PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan
    Tufts PPO
  • UniCare
  • Worker's Compensation
    Worker's Compensation WC

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Hospitals where Dr. Hardenbrook has admitting privileges

New England Baptist Hospital
125 Parker Hill Ave
Boston, MA 02120
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Newton - Wellesley Hospital
2014 Washington St
Newton, MA 02462
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