Dr. Alan Speir, MD

Dr. Alan Speir, MD

Cardiac Surgery  |  
Male  |  
Age 70
(11)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Alan Speir, MD is a cardiac surgery specialist in Alexandria, 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, thoracic surgery, and more.

4320 Seminary Rd

Alexandria, VA 22304

Contact Information

(703) 504-7880

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

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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

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Specialties

  • Cardiac Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
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Board Certifications

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

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Speir to family and friends
5.0
based on 11 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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

in Annandale, VA
Dr Speir saved my life. He successfully replaced both aortic and mitral valves 15 years ago.
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in Great Falls, VA
Dr. Speir saved my mother's life twice. He is a genius and is the best at what he does.
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in Falling Waters, WV
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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in Castle Rock, CO
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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