New Fellowship-Trained Spine Surgeon Joining Casper Orthopedics

On Sept. 3, fellowship-trained spine surgeon Stefan N. Yakel, D.O., will be joining the team of experts at Casper Orthopedics. Patients in need of specialized spine care are encouraged to call (307) 265-7205 to schedule an appointment with Dr. Yakel at the practice’s main office in Casper, located at 4140 Centennial Hills Blvd.

As a fellowship-trained spine surgeon, Dr. Yakel’s expertise includes a wide variety of advanced procedures and treatments to promptly and effectively diagnose and treat orthopedic injuries and conditions of the spine, including degenerative diseases, fractures and spinal deformities. He is an expert in performing minimally invasive spine surgery as well as providing nonsurgical treatments, such as epidural injections, facet injections, sacroiliac injections and nerve blocks.

“I am excited to have Dr. Stefan Yakel join the team at Casper Orthopedics,” says Demian M. Yakel, D.O., spine surgeon at Casper Orthopedics as well as brother of Dr. Stefan Yakel. “My brother will be a great fit and asset to our practice as well as the community. He is not only a hard worker but also a doctor who is committed to helping patients by providing exceptional, individualized orthopedic care.”

After receiving his Doctor of Osteopathy degree from Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glendale, Arizona, Dr. Yakel completed his residency in orthopedic surgery at Samaritan Health Services in Corvallis, Oregon. Following his residency, he underwent extensive specialty training by completing a fellowship in spine surgery at Twin Cities Spine Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Yakel, please call (307) 265-7205