Van Backer, Justin, MD
Hartford HealthCare Medical Group

Justin Van Backer, MD

Thoracic Surgery
4.7 / 5

Location Information

  • Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute - New Britain, Thoracic Surgery, Cardiology
    183 North Mountain Road Suite 207
    New Britain, CT 06053


    Fax: 860.224.5734

  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group at MidState Medical Center
    455 Lewis Avenue Suite 216
    Meriden, CT 06451


    Fax: 860.827.1642

About Justin Van Backer, MD

  • Gender
  • Language
    Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L)
  • Specialties
    Accepting New Patients

    Thoracic Surgery, General Surgery

  • Areas of Expertise
    Achalasia, Bronchoscopy, Chest Wall Resection, da Vinci Robotic Surgery, Endoscopy, Esophageal Cancer, Hiatal Hernia, Lung Cancer, Lung Nodules, Mediastinal Masses, Minimally Invasive Surgery, Pleural Biopsy, Robotic Surgery, Thoracic Oncology, Thymic Carcinoma, Thymoma, Zenker's Diverticulum


  • FellowshipUniversity of Rochester, Strong Memorial Hospital

    InternshipAlbany Medical Center

    Medical SchoolUniversity of Vermont College of Medicine

    ResidencyAlbany Medical Center

  • Professional Organizations

    Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Member
    American Medical Association, Member

Justin Van Backer, MD News

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