Dr. Robert J. Spinner, MD

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Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery • Male • Age 53

200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
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Dr. Spinner's Experience

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Dr. Spinner's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Spinner Performs

  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus
1216 Second Street South West
Rochester, MN 55902

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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. Spinner

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic
200 1st St SW
Rochester, MN 55905
Mayo Clinic
200 1st Street South West
Rochester, MN 55905
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    Dr. Spinner's Experience

    Specialties

    • Orthopedic Surgery
    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery
    • Orthopedic Surgery
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    • Carpal Tunnel Release
    • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
    • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
    • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
    • Excision of Femur or Knee
    • Excision of Scapula, Clavicle, Rib, or Sternum
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
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    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Bursitis
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cervical Spine Fracture
    • Chronic Neck Pain
    • Chronic Pelvic Pain
    • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Epilepsy
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Gout
    • Hydrocephalus
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Nerve Sheath Tumors
    • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Osteoarthritis of Hip
    • Osteoarthritis of Knee
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Osteopenia
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Pseudoarthrosis
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
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    • Rheumatoid Arthritis
    • Rib Fracture
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Spinal Cord Tumor
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    • Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Minnesota.
    • 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

    Mayo Medical School
    Graduated in 1989

    Internship Hospital

    Duke University Mc
    Complete in 1992

    Residency Hospital

    Duke University Mc
    Complete in 1996
    Mayo Clinic Rochester
    Complete in 2000

    Fellowship Hospital

    Lsu Mc
    Complete in 1999
    Peripheral Nerve
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Spinner & Staff

    • English
  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. Spinner's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus where Dr. Spinner has admitting privileges:

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    • Mayo Clinic Hospital - Saint Mary's Campus

  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. Spinner

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spinner to family and friends

    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Dr. Spinner's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 11 responses
    same as
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Spinner
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    12 responses
    above
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    12 responses
    above
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Spinner accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Mayo Clinic
    200 1st St SW
    Rochester, MN 55905
    (507) 284-2511 (Office)
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    Mayo Clinic
    200 1st Street South West
    Rochester, MN 55905
    (507) 284-2511 (Office)
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    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
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    How well provider listens and answers questions
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