Dr. Spencer M. Paterson, MD

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Specializes in Neurology • Male • Age 51

1702 Meadows Ln Ste B
Vidalia, GA 30474
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Dr. Paterson:

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Dr. Paterson's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Meadows Regional Medical Center
One Meadows Parkway
Vidalia, GA 30474
Lower Oconee Community Hospital
111 North 3rd Street
Glenwood, GA 30428

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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

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Paterson

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

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Appointments & Offices

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Optim Ortho/Pain Management
Optim Ortho/Pain Management
1702 Meadows Ln Ste B
Vidalia, GA 30474
806 Maple Dr
Vidalia, GA 30474
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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

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  1. Healthgrades

    10 Steps to Pick the Right Doctor

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    Dr. Paterson's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Specialties

    • Neurology

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
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    • EMG (Electromyography)
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    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Vascular Disease
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Cluster Headache
    • Convulsions
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Headache
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Migraine
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Myelopathy
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Pseudotumor Cerebri
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
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    • Vertigo
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    Background Check for Dr. Paterson

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • Substance Abuse  (7/10/2014)
    • Action Taken: Probation Terminated (Ended)
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    • State: Georgia

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1989
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Paterson & 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. Paterson'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. Paterson has admitting privileges:

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    • Meadows Regional Medical Center

    • Lower Oconee Community Hospital

  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. Paterson

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Paterson to family and friends

    11 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Paterson's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    10 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 11 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Paterson
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    11 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    11 responses
    below
    national average

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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. Paterson accepting new patients?

    If you are a new patient, please check with Dr. Paterson before scheduling an appointment.

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    Office Locations

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    Optim Ortho/Pain Management
    1702 Meadows Ln Ste B
    Vidalia, GA 30474
    (912) 537-9421 (Office)
    B
    806 Maple Dr
    Vidalia, GA 30474
    C
    504 Marcliff Rd
    Vidalia, GA 30474
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