Dr. David Spence, MD

Dr. David Spence, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
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Dr. David Spence, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Alexandria, LA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from University Of Dominica and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.

501 Medical Center Dr Ste 4A

Alexandria, LA 71301

Contact Information

(318) 442-5800

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
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Dr. Spence's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Chronic Pelvic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spence treats Chronic Pelvic Pain more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Spence treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spence treats Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Spence treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorders
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
Pregnancy Test
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spence performs Pregnancy Test more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Spence performs this procedure more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Spence's conditions and procedures:

Abdominal Disorders
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
Atrophic Vaginitis
Bacterial Sepsis
Birth Control
Bleeding Disorders
Blood Disorders
Blood Disorders in Pregnancy
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Breast Diseases
Breast Pain
Breech Position
Cancer
Carcinoma in Situ
Cervical Cancer
Cervical Polyps
Cervicitis
Chlamydia Infections
Cholesterol Screening
Chronic Pelvic Pain
Colpopexy
Colporrhaphy
Colposcopy
C-Section
Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
Dilation and Curettage
Ectopic Pregnancy
Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
Endocervical Curettage
Endometrial Ablation
Endometriosis
Excision of Cervix
Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
Female Infertility
Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
Genitourinary Tract Infections in Pregnancy
Gestational Diabetes
Gonorrhea Screening
Gynecologic Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer Screening
Hemorrhage from Placenta Previa
Hemorrhoids
Hepatitis Screening
High Risk Pregnancy
HIV Screening
HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertension Complicating Pregnancy, Childbirth and Postpartum
Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
Hysterectomy - Open
Hysteroscopy
Incontinence Sling Procedure
Intrauterine Growth Restriction
Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
Laparotomy
Maternal Anemia
Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
Menstrual Migraine
Miscarriages
Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
Nausea
Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis Screening
Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cysts
Pap Smear
Pap Smear Abnormalities
Perimenopause
Placenta Previa
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Postpartum Depression
Preeclampsia
Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
Pregnancy Test
Pregnancy Ultrasound
Pregnancy-Related Disorders
Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
Rh Incompatibility Screening
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
Sickle Cell Disease
Sympathectomy
Symptomatic Menopause
Syphilis Screening
Thrombosis
Thyroid Screening
Trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis Screening
Tubal Ligation
Urinary Disorders
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Diseases
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Prolapse
Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
Vaginal Cancer
Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
Vaginal Surgery
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
Wound Repair
Yeast Infections

About Me

Care Philosophy

We are committed to offering only superior health care and experiences of exceptional quality and excellence

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

  • University Of Dominica
    Medical School
  • 1986
    Lutheran Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    1986
  • 1983
    Lutheran Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1983
  • 1973
    Lamar University
    Undergraduate School
    1973

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spence's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spence

4.2

Based on 48 reviews

5 Stars
79.16666666666667%
(38)
4 Stars
0%
(0)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
2.0833333333333335%
(1)
1 Star
18.75%
(9)

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My wife had a miscarriage and Dr. Spence would not respond to numerous phone calls from the ER. Even the ER doctor was frustrated and couldn’t understand Spence’s lack of concern. We quickly found out the true Dr. Spence. He is careless and lacks compassion for his patients. He basically told my...Read More
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please don't take it wrong Dr Spence is a good doctor he get you in and get you out but I am used to doctor Rabie because when there's an issue with me being pregnant or I have pain he's not going to say oh it's because the baby is turning because that's not it I should know when something is...Read More
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I was recommended to dr. Spencer from my cousin because I have been dealing with Doctor Rabie since 2004 to 2015 and I must say it's no long waiting it's not packed the staff is incredible, and you can actually feel comfortable and find a place to sit without having to go wait outside. I was...Read More
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He's very efficient and no nonsense, which I like in a gynecologist. I prefer a "get in, get out" approach. He does take the time to you listen to you though, if that's what you need. I've been seeing him for years and I like him.
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Great service! Best Doctor around!
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Medicaid
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