Dr. Byron R. Spencer, MD

Dr. Byron R. Spencer, MD

Neurology | Male | 42 years old

Dr. Spencer was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. He completed his medical school...Read more

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Dr. Spencer was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. He completed his medical school training at Meharry Medical College...
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Teleneurology
  • Vascular Neurology

Board Certifications

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  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Benign Tumor
  • Blindness
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dry Eyes
  • Duane Retraction Syndrome
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Glaucoma
  • Headache
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myoclonus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Paralytic Strabismus
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Retinal Vein Occlusion
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sjögren's Syndrome
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Strabismus
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Ulcer
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

Procedures Performed

  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)

Background Check

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims

    No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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    Sanctions

    No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

  • 0
    Board Actions

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Education

  • Medical School
    Meharry Medical College School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 2004

  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Medical School

    Completed in 2008

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Mayo Medical School

    Completed in 2009

    University of Utah

    Completed in 2010

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Missouri - St. Louis

    Graduated in 1999

Awards & Recognition

  • Awards & Honors
    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Neurology
  • Board certified in Neurology and Vascular Neurology
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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31 – 45 minutes

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Dr. Spencer says...

Dr. Spencer was born and raised in St. Louis, MO. He completed his medical school training at Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN. He went on to complete his adult neurology training and subsequent fellowship in stroke and cerebrovascular neurology at Mayo Clinic. Arizona. He then went on to complete a second fellowship in neuro-ophthalmology at the University of Utah, Moran Eye Center. His medical interests include management of acute stroke and intracranial hemorrhage, visual held deficits and diplopia associated with stroke, schemic optic neuropathies, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, optic neuritis and visual phenomenon associated with migraine. In his spare time he loves spending time with his wife, watching movies and going to Denver Nuggets games.