Dr. David L. Spangler, MD

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Specializes in Obstetrics & Gynecology • Male • Age 54

1304 13th Ave SE Suite B
Decatur, AL 35601
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Dr. Spangler:

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Dr. Spangler's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Huntsville Hospital
101 Sivley Road
Huntsville, AL 35801
Decatur Morgan Hospital
1201 7th Street South East
Decatur, AL 35601

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Spangler

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Decatur OB/GYN Associates
Decatur OB/GYN Associates
1304 13th Ave SE Suite B
Decatur, AL 35601
Ob-Gyn Associates
ObGyn Associates
460 Lanier Rd Suite 206
Madison, AL 35758
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    Dr. Spangler's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology

    Board Certifications

    • Obstetrics & Gynecology, 2013
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    • Colpopexy
    • Colporrhaphy
    • Colposcopy
    • C-Section
    • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
    • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
    • Excision of Cervix
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
    • Hormone Replacement Therapy
    • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
    • Hysterectomy - Open
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Incontinence Sling Procedure
    • Laparotomy
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
    • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
    2
    • Breech Position
    • Cervical Polyps
    • Ectopic Pregnancy
    • Encounters for High-Risk Pregnancies
    • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
    • Endometriosis
    • Gestational Diabetes
    • Hematologic Abnormalities Associated With Pregnancy
    • Hemorrhoids
    • Hypertension
    • Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
    • Intrauterine Growth Restriction
    • Osteoporosis
    • Ovarian Cysts
    • Pap Smear Abnormalities
    • Perimenopause
    • Placenta Previa
    • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    • Symptomatic Menopause
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Fibroids
    • Uterine Prolapse
    • Vaginal & Pelvic Prolapse
    • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
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    Background Check for Dr. Spangler

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.
    • 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.
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    Awards & Recognitions

    5

    Education & Training

    Medical School

    University Of Birmingham
    Graduated in 1987

    Residency Hospital

    University Of Al Hospital
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Spangler & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    You have an 85.2% lower risk of dying at a hospital with 5 stars for heart bypass surgery compared to a hospital with a 1 star. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Spangler's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at the 2 hospitals where Dr. Spangler has admitting privileges:

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    • Decatur Morgan Hospital

    • Huntsville Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Spangler

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spangler to family and friends

    5 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Spangler's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 4 responses
    shorter than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Spangler
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    5 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    5 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Spangler accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

    Less

    Office Locations

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    Decatur OB/GYN Associates
    1304 13th Ave SE Suite B
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 355-9711 (Office)
    B
    Ob-Gyn Associates
    ObGyn Associates
    460 Lanier Rd Suite 206
    Madison, AL 35758
    (256) 704-2229 (Office)
    C
    Ob-Gyn Associates
    ObGyn Associates
    1304 13th Ave SE Suite B
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 355-9711 (Office)
    (256) 351-9717 (Fax)
    • Parking: There is no parking fee and ample parking is available around the entire complex.
    • Free Standing Surgery Center
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