Dr. Caple Spence, MD

Dr. Caple Spence, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
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Age 49
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Dr. Caple Spence, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Midwest City, OK and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University in 1995 and specializes in neurosurgery.

8121 National Ave Ste 210

Midwest City, OK 73110

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Medicare
  • MultiPlan
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Spence's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spence treats Low Back Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Spence treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spence treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Spence treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
Spinal Stenosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spence treats Spinal Stenosis more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Spence treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Dr. Spence's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Carotid Ultrasound
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurosurgical Procedures
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Vascular Disease

About Me

Care Philosophy

Philosophy & Mission Neurosurgical problems are frequently painful and can cause movement to be difficult or impossible. Often, neurological signs and symptoms can be puzzling and frustrating to understand. We all know how we would like to be taken c...

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Geo Washington University School Med
Residency Hospital
2003
Tampa General Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2002
George Washington University Hospital
Residency Hospital
1996
George Washington University Hospital
Internship Hospital
1995
Mount Sinai School Of Medicine Of New York University
Medical School
1991
New York University
Undergraduate School
2003
2002
1996
1995
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
  • Hugo V. Rizzoli Award for Excellence in Neurosurgial Residency Training, 2001

Dr. Spence's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spence

3.2

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
2.7027027027027026%
(1)
1 Star
40.54054054054054%
(15)

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Had back surgery a cage. Not much better has caused other problems. He is doing so many surgeries now the people he has already done surgery on can't be seen. So if your new you have a better chance .beware
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Dr. Spence is a caring, medical professional. I would feel confident taking any of my three children, or any of my eight grandchildren to him for knowledgeable evaluation and skilfull surgical work if deemed necessary.
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Had a 9:30 appt today, was unnecessarily told to come 1/2 hr early, then waited 1 hr 10 mins past appt time while listening to this doctor in next room talking, joking and laughing with another patient. When my wife and I politely told him we had been waiting 1 hr 10 mins past appt time, he did not...Read More
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Dr. Spence & his surgical team gave me life back! I had been in severe chronic back, leg & hip pain for awhile. I knew there was something/someone that could help. I was right! At the first visit, I felt confidence I was at the right place. Dr. Spence felt very confident he could help. He did not...Read More
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It is a great thing when someone extremely talented and caring practices in a field as important as this. I can’t recommend him highly enough!
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