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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Top Care Areas

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Maternal Anemia
very high
more than 99% of peers
Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
very high
more than 96% of peers
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
more than 96% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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1  Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

1  Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

66  Conditions Treated

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43  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Birth Control
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fetal Cardiac Monitoring
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Laparotomy
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sympathectomy
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Vaginal Birth After Cesarean (VBAC)
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Wound Repair
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Louisiana.

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

  • Lamar University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1973
  • University of Dominica
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Lutheran Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Lutheran Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spence has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spence's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spence to family and friends
43 total reviews (18 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (43)

  • 5
    (35)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Spence's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (18)

Dr. Spence and his team are wonderful! The entire staff is mindful of their patient's time to ensure the visit is of quality but also quick. Dr. Spence's nurse practitioner, Kaylin, is a great resource as a patient. The practice offers online appointments as well as portal access to communicate...more
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Thank you for your review! We value our outstanding team members at Rapides Regional Physician Group, Specialty Care, and will pass along the compliment!

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I felt confident about my visit with Dr. Spence and his staff. I would recommend this Dr.
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Thank you for the kind words!

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As a new patient, Dr.Spence put me at ease by his friendly manner. He answered all of my questions and never made me feel rushed. I will recommend him to anyone.
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Thank you for your review of Central Louisiana Women's Clinic! We take pride in serving our community and appreciate you taking the time to write such a kind review. We will be sure to pass it along to our staff.

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I have used Dr. Spence for 8 years he delivered my daughter and my son (c-section) and will be delivering my third child at the end of this month his staff is friendly and professional and will always answer any questions i have and is quick to return phone calls. Dr. Spence is an amazing doctor...more
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Thank you so much for your feedback! It is our pleasure to serve you and your healthcare needs!

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I have been seeing Dr. Spence for 23 years and feel like his office is family. When I was diagnosed with breast cancer 10 years ago, I can still recall the heartwarming call I received from him personally. Office staff is awesome and I cannot ever recall an appointment where I had to wait for an...more
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