Dr. David Spivey, MD

Dr. David Spivey, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. David Spivey, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Winston Salem, NC and has been practicing for 15 years. He graduated from UNC School of Medicine and specializes in pain medicine, headache management, and more.

2912 Maplewood Ave

Winston Salem, NC 27103

Contact Information

(336) 760-0706

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Spivey performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Spivey's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spivey "At Preferred Pain Management & Spine Care, PA, we feel each individual is the best judge of his or her own pain. Our medical staff takes a multidisciplinary approach in addressing your pain management concerns, and we work with you to determine the best treatment options. Depending upon your diagnosis, pain may be treated in a number of ways.

After a comprehensive review of the patient's history and current health, a care plan is developed that may include a wide array of interventional pain management procedures and techniques. Additionally, Dr. Spivey offers regenerative therapies such as platelet rich plasma therapy and prolotherapy to encourage the body's natural healing process, reduce pain and improve joint function. "

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9  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Acute Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Headache Management
  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Pain Management
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Sports Medicine Pain Management

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*

66  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Pelvic Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

2 Sanctions
  • Disciplinary action in another state (9/16/2016)
    Action Taken: Surrender
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: California
  • Substance Abuse (9/11/2015)
    Action Taken: Stayed Suspension
    Summary: Please reference the following Document
    Documentation: Download here (PDF)
    State: North Carolina
0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • UNC School of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Oklahoma University Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2003

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Spivey has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Spivey has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spivey's Reviews

1.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spivey to family and friends
34 total reviews (10 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (34)

  • 5
    (7)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (25)

Dr. Spivey's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    FAIR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    FAIR
  • Answers questions

    FAIR
  • Time well spent

    FAIR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (10)

I would NOT recommend anyone to this office. I have an issue with pain in my tailbone. Dr. Spivey saw me for a consult, he suspected it was the ligaments in that area and wanted to do an injection. He ordered an MRI to rule anything else out. The MRI actually showed a hyperintense lesion (cyst)...more
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Dr. Spivey and his office could not have been more helpful. He was able to help diagnose my problem and get me on my way to recovery.
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I have FMS, degenerative disc disease, bilateral carpal tunnel, central sensitization & facet joint arthropathy. Dr. Spivey & the PPM team successfully diagnosed the last four of these. His treatment (radio frequency ablation) has enabled me to walk without canes again! I have gone from being 100%...more
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I had degenerative discs in my neck, and physical therapy wasn’t working anymore. My neurosurgeon wanted to fuse my discs, but I said no. After doing months of research on Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Dr. Spivey is the only doctor I found that does PRP injections. He did PRP injections in my neck,...more
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If u want a Dr that looks at the computer screen the whole time and only ask questions from there. Or who doesn't care about past treatments u have had this is th Dr for u
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