Urgent Ortho Care in Wilton will be closed on Saturday, July 13th. We invite you to visit our Greenwich location, which will be open for Urgent Ortho Care from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Jeffrey Heftler, MD

Clinical Interests

Spinal Injections

Located In



Jeffrey Heftler, MD is an interventional physiatrist who specializes in spinal injections. He also specialized in other non-operative treatments for spinal and musculoskeletal disorders.

Interventional physiatry is a branch of physiatry that treats pain using precisely placed anti-inflammatory injections into the spine and pelvis guided by a specially equipped x-ray. At ONS, these procedures are performed in our advanced on-site radiology suite. Dr. Heftler is highly skilled at administering injections and has administered over 6000 fluoroscopically guided therapeutic injections.

  • Commercial Plans (Including APCN Plus, We do not accept regular APCN)
  • Managed Medicare
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield of CT
  • Commercial and Exchange
  • Managed Medicare
Blue Cross Blue Shield (Plans Outside CT)
  • Cards with the “PPO” inside the suitcase logo
CarePartners of Connecticut
  • Managed Medicare (HMO/PPO)
  • Commercial, MetroNY, and LocalPlus
  • Cigna+Oscar, Cigna+MVP (CT Locations Only)
  • Commercial and Exchange (Except “Value” Network)
  • Managed Medicare
Connecticut Medicaid
Connecticut State Workers’ Compensation
  • Emblem Commercial and Exchange (Except for Millennium and Enhanced Care Prime Networks)
  • Managed Medicare (VIP Prime, Bold, Reserve)
Harvard Pilgrim
  • Through United Shared Services – ONS Harrison location only.
Medicare (Including Railroad Medicare)
  • Liberty and Freedom Plans
UHC/NYSHIP/NY Government Empire Plan
United Healthcare
  • All Commercial Plans (Except Indemnity and Compass)
  • Managed Medicare

Orthopaedic & Neurosurgery Specialists (ONS) accepts most major insurance plans. Please see the list of accepted insurance plans above and confirm that ONS participates with your plan prior to scheduling an appointment. Certain insurance plans are limited to specific regions and physicians. If you have additional questions, please call our offices at (203) 869-1145 ext. 279 and our team will be happy to provide additional information.


Fellowship in Sports and Spine Rehabilitation: Beth Israel Hospital, New York, NY

Medical School

UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ


Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York

  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Certification
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Subspecialty Pain Medicine Certification

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Spine Intervention Society

  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor, 2013-Present
  • Castle Connolly New York Metro Area Top Doctor, 2013-Present
  • Greenwich Magazine Top Doctors, 2013-Present
  • New Canaan/Darien Magazine Top Doctors, 2013-Present
  • New York Magazine Best Doctors, 2013-Present
  • Stamford Magazine Top Doctors, 2013-Present
  • Westport Magazine Top Doctors, 2013-Present
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