Dr. James E. Spellman Jr, MD

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Specializes in General Surgery • Male • Age 61

18947 John J Williams Hwy
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
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Dr. Spellman Jr:

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Dr. Spellman Jr's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Beebe Medical Center
424 Savannah Road
Lewes, DE 19958

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Spellman Jr

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8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Beebe Physicians Network
Beebe Physicians Network
18947 John J Williams Hwy
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
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  1. Healthgrades

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    Dr. Spellman Jr's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • General Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
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    • Appendectomy, Open
    • Biopsy of Breast
    • Colectomy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Breast Tumor
    • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
    • Intestinal Transplant (incl. Enterectomy)
    • Lobectomy, Open
    • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
    • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
    • Mastectomy
    • Parathyroidectomy
    • Pelvic Exenteration (For: Gynecologic, Urinary, or Colorectal Malignancy)
    • Port Placements or Replacements
    • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
    • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
    • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
    • Splenectomy
    • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
    • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
    • Thyroidectomy or Thyroid Lobectomy
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    2
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Lump
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Crohn's Disease (Regional Enteritis)
    • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
    • Empyema
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Hyperparathyroidism
    • Inguinal Hernia
    • Intestinal Obstruction
    • Lipomas
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Parathyroid (Gland) Cancer
    • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Umbilical Hernia
    • Ventral Hernia
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    Background Check for Dr. Spellman Jr

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.
    • 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

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Thomas Jefferson University
    Graduated in 1984

    Residency Hospital

    Stamford Hosp

    Fellowship Hospital

    University Of Chicago
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Spellman Jr & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Spellman Jr's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Beebe Medical Center where Dr. Spellman Jr has admitting privileges:

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    • Beebe Medical Center

  3. Healthgrades

    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

    Patient satisfaction surveys provide a standardized way of reporting about healthcare experiences. But there can be more than meets the eye when reviewing scores. Here's what you should know

    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Spellman Jr

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spellman Jr to family and friends

    4 responses
    below
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    Dr. Spellman Jr's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    4 responses
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    4 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 3 responses
    same as
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    Experience with Dr. Spellman Jr
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    4 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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    7 Tips to Prepare for Your Appointment

    The key to a successful appointment is communication. To get the most out of your visit, prepare ahead of time so you can lead the conversation with your doctor. These 7 tips will get you ready

    1

    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Spellman Jr accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Beebe Physicians Network
    18947 John J Williams Hwy
    Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971
    (302) 644-0964 (Office)
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