Dr. Colin P. Spears, MD

Dr. Colin P. Spears, MD

Hematology & Oncology | Male | 71 years old

Our group is dedicated to care of patients with hematology and oncology disorders. We strive...Read more

Sierra Hematology Oncology
Accepting new patients

Learn about this Doctor

Our group is dedicated to care of patients with hematology and oncology disorders. We strive to provide excellent, courteous, and...   Read More

Dr. Spears' Experience

83Experience
Match
Experience Match

See how Dr. Spears' experience matches your preferences.

2
Specialties

For the best healthcare for your needs, choose a doctor who specializes in your medical condition.

92
Conditions Treated

Check to see that this provider treats your medical condition.

5
Procedures Performed

Check to see that this provider performs the procedure that you need.

Background Check

Check to see if your provider has any malpractices, board actions, or sanctions.

  • 0
    Malpractice Claims not available

    No malpractice history found for California.

  • 0
    Sanctions

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

  • 0
    Board Actions

Education

Learn more about where this provider went to medical school, residency, and more.

  • Medical School
  • Internship Hospital
  • Residency Hospital
  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
  • Other Education
Languages Spoken

Check to see what languages this provider and/or staff speak.

Languages Spoken

    Visiting Dr. Spears

    Dr. Spears accepts 7 insurance carriers

    View all insurance carriers

    7 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

    *Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment

    /* /.overlay-container */}

    Affiliated Hospitals

    Hospital Quality

    Check out the quality of care at the 3 hospitals where Dr. Spears has admitting privileges.

    Hospital Quality Awards

    ×

    Reviewing Dr. Spears

    Dr. Spears' Review Details
    3.9 based on 7 responses
    Help millions around the nation find the right doctor by sharing your experience with your doctor.
    Key Survey Insights
    • Trustworthiness
       (7)
    • Helpfulness
       (6)
    • Staff
       (7)
    • Scheduling
       (7)
    Experience with Dr. Spears
    • Level of trust in provider's decisions
       (7)
    • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
       (6)
    • How well provider listens and answers questions
       (7)
    • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
       (7)
    Dr. Spears' Office & Staff
    • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
       (7)
    • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
       (7)
    • Staff friendliness and courteousness
       (7)
    • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      16 – 30 minutes (7)
    Open Full Survey+
    in Shreveport, la |
    Dr. Spears is a true angel on earth. His knowledge and expertise is unprecedented with regards to cancer diagnosis, treatment, and patient care. I'm thankful that he took my case and provided the care I needed to get me through the battle fighting cancer!!
    Have you seen Dr. Spears?
    Are you Dr. Spears? Post a response on your personalized profile.

    Compare Dr. Spears

    Compare this Doctor

    More Hematology Specialists like Dr. Spears at Sierra Hematology Oncology

    ×

    Specialties

    • Hematology & Oncology
    • Oncology

    Conditions Treated

    • Acute Leukemia
    • Acute Lymphoid Leukemia
    • Acute Myeloid Leukemia
    • Adrenal Gland Cancer
    • All Lymphoma
    • Anal and Rectal Cancer
    • Anal Disorders
    • Anemia
    • Antiphospholipid Syndrome (APS)
    • Autoimmune Diseases
    • Bile Duct Cancer
    • Bladder Cancer
    • Bleeding Disorders
    • Blood Disorders
    • Bone Cancer
    • Bone Disorders
    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Brain Disorders
    • Breast Cancer
    • Breast Diseases
    • Burkitt's Lymphoma
    • Cancer
    • Carcinoma in Situ
    • Chronic Myeloid Leukemia (CML)
    • Coagulation Disorders (incl. Hemophilia)
    • Colon Cancer
    • Colorectal Cancer
    • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
    • ENT Cancer
    • Esophageal Cancer
    • Esophageal Diseases
    • Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Cancer
    • Gastrointestinal Diseases
    • Gynecologic Cancer
    • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Hodgkin's Disease
    • Hypercoagulable State
    • Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
    • Kidney Cancer
    • Leukemia
    • Leukocytosis
    • Liver Cancer
    • Lung Cancer
    • Lymphoma
    • Macroglobulinemia (incl. Waldenstrom's )
    • Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    • Melanoma
    • Muscle Cramp
    • Mycosis Fungoides
    • Myelodysplastic Syndromes
    • Myeloma
    • Myeloproliferative Disorders
    • Neuroendocrine Tumors
    • Neutropenia
    • Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
    • Oral Cancer
    • Osteosarcoma
    • Ovarian Cancer
    • Pancreatic Cancer
    • Pancytopenia
    • Pituitary Gland Cancer
    • Polycythemia Rubra Vera
    • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
    • Primary Hypercoagulable State (incl. Factor V Leiden Disease)
    • Prostate Cancer
    • Pulmonary Disease
    • Purpura
    • Retina Diseases
    • Salivary Gland Cancer
    • Secondary Malignancies
    • Sickle Cell Disease
    • Skin Cancer
    • Soft Tissue Sarcoma
    • Stomach and Small Intestine Cancer
    • Stomach Cancer
    • Stomach Diseases
    • Testicular Cancer
    • Thalassemia
    • Throat Cancer (Oropharyngeal)
    • Thrombocytosis
    • Thrombosis
    • Thymomas
    • Thyroid Cancer
    • Tonsil Cancer
    • Urinary Disorders
    • Uterine Cancer
    • Uterine Diseases
    • Vaginal Cancer
    • Vascular Disease
    • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
    • von Willebrand Disease

    Procedures Performed

    • Bone Marrow Biopsy
    • Chemotherapy
    • Infusion Therapy
    • Intrathecal Chemotherapy
    • Plasmapheresis

    Background Check

    • 0
      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for California.

    • 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 School
      Suny Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine

      Graduated in 1970

    • Internship Hospital
      Us Public Health Service
    • Residency Hospital
      La County-University Of Southern California Medical Center
    • Fellowship Hospital
      La County-University Of Southern California Medical Center and Hospital Of The Good Samaritan

    Awards & Recognition

    • Awards & Honors

      Dr. Spears has no awards or honors listed.

    • Media & Publications

      Dr. Spears has no media or publications listed.

    Languages Spoken

    • English
    ×

    Dr. Spears' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    • Specializes in Hematology & Oncology
    • No board certification on record with Healthgrades
    • No malpractice claims found
    • No sanctions found
    • No board actions found
    ×

    Why Does Experience Matter?

    Even specialists specialize. One orthopedic surgeon might do nothing but hip surgeries, while another does nothing but knees. If you want the best possible care, it’s critical to match your medical need with the doctor who truly specializes in treating it.

    ×

    Patient Satisfaction Results for Dr. Spears

    Overall Patient Satisfaction Score

    Dr. Spears' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes

    Experience with Dr. Spears

    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    ×

    Dr. Spears' Care Philosophy

    Our group is dedicated to care of patients with hematology and oncology disorders. We strive to provide excellent, courteous, and timely service.