Dr. Cathi Spear, MD

Dr. Cathi Spear, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Cathi Spear, MD is a family medicine specialist in Decatur, AL and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from University Of Louisville School Of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in family medicine.

1215 7th St SE Ste 240

Decatur, AL 35601

Contact Information

(256) 351-5400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • Humana

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Dr. Spear's Experience

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Dr. Spear's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spear "Outpatient routine primary/preventive care utilizing hospitalists' service for inpatient care. Interested in patients who want to actively participate in their health care and desire generalized wellness."

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

64  Conditions Treated

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12  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Preventive Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Alabama.

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

  • Georgetown College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1999
  • University Of Louisville School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2003
  • Riverside Methodist
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Uabsom In Huntsville
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spear's Reviews

3.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spear to family and friends
4 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (4)

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Dr. Spear's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    31 to 45 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr Spear is very kind and compassionate. I have really enjoyed having her as my doctor. There are certain areas of medicine she admits she is more comfortable with than others and she is willing to do her best to find something out for me when she doesn't know. Or she will refer me. Either way, I...more
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I went in for a yearly papsmear and birth control prescription. Dr. Spear said the pap was unnecessary and wasteful due to my age (20). She then lectured me on how having sex before marriage will lead to severe depression, increase the risk of your future marriage failing, you should be submissive...more
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