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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 51

1616 Southridge Dr
Jefferson City, MO 65109
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Dr. Spears' Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

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Capital Region Medical Center
1125 Madison St
Jefferson City, MO 65101

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Missouri Spine Institute, LLC
Missouri Spine Institute, LLC
1616 Southridge Dr
Jefferson City, MO 65109
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    Dr. Spears' Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
    • Spine Surgery
    • Steroid Injection
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    • Ankylosing Spondylitis
    • Back Pain
    • Bursitis
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lumbar Spine Fracture
    • Myelopathy
    • Neck Strain (incl. Whiplash Injury)
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
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    • Rotator Cuff Tear
    • Sacrum Disorders
    • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylitis
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Spondylosis
    • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
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    • 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

    Michigan State University College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Graduated in 1998

    Residency Hospital

    Maplegrove Center
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Spears & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
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    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Spears' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    2.9
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    Dr. Spears' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    3.8 out of 5

    33 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    3.6 out of 5

    33 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    3.5 out of 5

    33 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    16 – 30 minutes

    32 responses

    Experience with Dr. Spears

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.2 out of 5

    34 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    3.4 out of 5

    34 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    2.9 out of 5

    34 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    2.9 out of 5

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    Missouri Spine Institute, LLC
    1616 Southridge Dr
    Jefferson City, MO 65109
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