Dr. Richard Spencer, MD

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Specializes in Psychiatry • Male • Age 67

1300 E Center St
Provo, UT 84606
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Dr. Spencer's Experience

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Dr. Spencer's Specialties

  • Psychiatry

Procedures Dr. Spencer Performs

  • Psychiatric Evaluation

Conditions Dr. Spencer Treats

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Hospital Quality

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Utah Valley Regional Medical Center
1034 N 500 W
Provo, UT 84604

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Utah State Hospital
Utah State Hospital
1300 E Center St
Provo, UT 84606
714 E 1950 N
Orem, UT 84097
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    Dr. Spencer's Experience

    Specialties

    • Psychiatry

    Board Certifications

    • Psychiatry
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    • Psychiatric Evaluation
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    • Adjustment Disorder
    • Amphetamine and Other Psychostimulant Dependence
    • Anxiety
    • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
    • Bipolar Disorder
    • Borderline Personality Disorder
    • Combination Drug Dependence
    • Conduct Disorder
    • Delusional Disorder
    • Drug and Alcohol Dependence
    • Drug-Induced Mental Disorders
    • Emotional Disturbances of Childhood and Adolescence
    • Homicidal Ideation
    • Impulse Control Disorders
    • Major Depressive Disorder
    • Nondependent Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Amphetamine or Related Acting Sympathomimetic Abuse
    • Nondependent Cocaine Abuse
    • Nondependent Drug and Alcohol Abuse
    • Nondependent Marijuana Abuse
    • Nondependent Sedative, Hypnotic, or Anxiolytic Abuse
    • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
    • Opioid Dependence
    • Personality Disorders
    • Phobia
    • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
    • Psychiatric Diseases
    • Psychosis Due to Mental Illness
    • Schizophrenia
    • Schizophreniform and Schizoaffective Disorder
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    • Suicidal Ideation
    • Tobacco Use Disorder
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    Background Check for Dr. Spencer

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Utah.
    • 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

    Washington Center / School of Medicine
    Graduated in 1976

    Residency Hospital

    Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    U Utah Affil Hosp
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Spencer & Staff

    • English
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    Dr. Spencer's Hospital Quality

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    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Appointments & Offices

    Check insurance plans, locations and make an appointment

    Is Dr. Spencer accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    Office Locations

    A
    Utah State Hospital
    1300 E Center St
    Provo, UT 84606
    (801) 344-4201 (Office)
    B
    714 E 1950 N
    Orem, UT 84097
    (801) 224-3704 (Office)
    C
    UT VALLEY OUTPATIENT PSYCHIATRY
    UTAH VALLEY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER
    1034 N 500 W
    Provo, UT 84604
    (801) 357-7380 (Office)
    (801) 357-7746 (Fax)
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    How was your experience with Dr. Spencer?
    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spencer to family and friends*
    Tell us about your experience with Dr. Spencer
    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Spencer
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
    Your gender:
       
    Your age group:
    18 – 24 years old
    Number of office visits you've had in the last 2 years:
    0 visits
    Display Name:
    City, State:
    Email: *
    How would you like to verify your survey? *
     
    Standard text messaging and data rates may apply.

    Submit Survey

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    * Required

    By submitting your survey, you agree to the terms and conditions of Healthgrades User Agreement, Editorial Policy, and Privacy Policy, and acknowledge you or a family member has been a patient of the provider.