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Specializes in Critical Care Medicine • Male • Age 62

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Dr. Spence's Experience

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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

Missouri Baptist Medical Center
3015 N Ballas Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
Barnes - Jewish West County Hospital
12634 Olive Blvd
Creve Coeur, MO 63141

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
Washington County Memorial Hospital OP
Washington County Memorial Hospital OP
300 Health Way Dr
Potosi, MO 63664
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medcn
Pulmonary & Critical Care Medcn
3009 N Ballas Rd Ste 251C
Saint Louis, MO 63131
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    Dr. Spence's Experience

    Specialties

    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pulmonology
    • Sleep Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Sleep Medicine
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    • Bronchoscopy
    • Thoracentesis
    • Ventilation Management
    2
    • Acidosis
    • Alkalosis
    • Asbestosis
    • Asthma
    • Atelectasis
    • Bronchiectasis
    • Bronchiolitis
    • Bronchitis
    • Bronchospasm
    • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
    • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax)
    • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
    • Cryptococcosis
    • Emphysema
    • Influenza (Flu)
    • Interstitial Lung Disease
    • Lung Abscess
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lung Neoplasms, Not Specified as Malignant
    • Lung Nodule
    • Metastatic Respiratory System Cancer
    • Mycobacterial Lung Infection
    • Pleural Effusion
    • Pneumonia
    • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
    • Pulmonary Edema
    • Pulmonary Embolism
    • Pulmonary Eosinophilia
    • Pulmonary Hypertension
    • Pulmonary Incompetence
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    • Respiratory Failure
    • Sarcoidosis
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Wegener's Granulomatosis
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Missouri.
    • 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

    Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1979

    Residency Hospital

    Kttc Med Center Keesler
    St Louis University Hospital
    Wilford Hall Med Center Aetc
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Spence & Staff

    • English
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    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. Spence'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 4 hospitals where Dr. Spence has admitting privileges:

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    • Missouri Baptist Medical Center

    • Barnes - Jewish West County Hospital

    • Memorial Hospital

    • Washington County Memorial Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Spence

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    Likelihood to Recommend

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    4.7 out of 5

    Dr. Spence's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    Under 10 minutes

    3 responses

    Experience with Dr. Spence

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.7 out of 5

    3 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.3 out of 5

    3 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.7 out of 5

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    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

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    Washington County Memorial Hospital OP
    300 Health Way Dr
    Potosi, MO 63664
    (573) 438-5451 (Office)
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    Pulmonary & Critical Care Medcn
    3009 N Ballas Rd Ste 251C
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314) 569-2680 (Office)
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