Dr. Alan Speir, MD

Dr. Alan Speir, MD

Cardiac Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 70
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Dr. Alan Speir, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Falls Church, VA and has been practicing for 39 years. He graduated from Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine in 1975 and specializes in cardiac surgery.

2921 Telestar Ct

Falls Church, VA 22042

Contact Information

(703) 280-5858

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Speir performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Aortic Aneurysm
very high
more than 97% of peers
Aortic Valve Surgery
very high
more than 94% of peers
Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
very high
more than 93% of peers

Dr. Speir's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Thoracic Surgery*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Aneurysm of Heart
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Dissection
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Coarctation of the Aorta
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Coronary Artery Dissection
  • Endocarditis
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Tumors, Benign
  • Lung Cancer
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm and Dissection
  • Peripheral Arterial Dissection
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Valve Disease
  • Rheumatic Aortic Valve Disorders
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Secondary Hypertension
  • Septal Defect
  • Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Vascular Disease
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30  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

0 Sanctions

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.

Education

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1975
  • University Tex Med School
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1976
  • University Of Texas-Medical School At Houston
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1979

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Speir has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Speir's Reviews

4.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Speir to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (11)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Speir's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Speir performed my valve replacement surgery in May 2018. He is an outstanding surgeon, but you will probably never see him again following surgery and his pain management during and post hospital discharge is unacceptable. If you are okay with tramadol and Tylenol 4- days post op and upon...more
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Dr Speir saved my life. He successfully replaced both aortic and mitral valves 15 years ago.
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Dr. Speir saved my mother's life twice. He is a genius and is the best at what he does.
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MVR (repair). Senior Staff Surgeon with INOVA Fairfax. Completely comfortable with his advanced experience. Personable and easy to talk to. Attentive to our concerns. Thankful that we found him.
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Quadruple bypass in July of 98. Outstanding results with very quick recovery. Personable and efficient. Could not imagine anyone better.Was 80%-95% blocked. Left hospital in two and a half days. Highly recommend him and his staff
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