Dr. David L. Spivey, MD

Dr. David L. Spivey, MD

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Anesthesiology | Male | 64 years old

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Dr. Spivey specializes in Anesthesiology and practices in Winston Salem, NC. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Spivey's Reviews

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Dr. Spivey's Performance
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  • Average wait time
    16 to 30 minutes
Patient Reviews (4)
in Clemmons, NC |
I started seeing Dr Spivey and 2014 for back pain and sciatic pain. He ruled out nerve issues and a blood clots. After talking to two back surgeons I went with the lumbar decompression surgery. But Dr Spivey did the injections and did his best to keep me out of pain so I could continue to work. It was the best decision I made. He is a very upfront and honest and some people can't take it. So if you don't want a solution and you just want meds then no he may not be the right doctor for you!
Winston Salem, NC |
If you are in real legitimate pain, do not go to him! He does not believe you at all unless, he says"he has proof" from other doctors. Even with that he assumes you are drug seeking. After providing him with all the documents he wanted he told me, "You don't look like you are in pain take something over the counter." Due to stomach problems I can't. He has lost all compassion and is in it for the money now.
in Winston Salem |
Have gone to PPM for years. Always hear patients complain in the waiting room but never experienced a problem personally until recently. Chad has always been great but Dr Spivey is different story. Waiting room has slowly emptied out over time to the point I doubt PPM will be in business much longer.
He talks over you and doesn't give you a chance to explain everything. When telling him about severe pain experiences he acts like he doesn't believe you and makes his determination based on your pain at that particular moment. You tell him your pain is so bad you need to miss work until it improves but he doesn't believe you ... he does not write you out for any period of time.
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    Dr. Spivey's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

    •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
    •  Specializes in Anesthesiology
    •  Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
    •  No malpractice claims found
    •  Sanctions found
    •  No board actions found

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      Malpractice Claims

      No malpractice history found for North Carolina.

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    • 2
      Sanctions

      Dr. Spivey has received 2 sanctions

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      • Disciplinary action in another state (9/16/2016)
      • Action Taken: Surrender
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      • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
      • State: California
      • Substance Abuse (9/11/2015)
      • Action Taken: Stayed Suspension
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      • State: North Carolina
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    Board Certifications

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    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine

    Conditions Treated

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    Education

    • Medical School
      Univ Of Nc Chapel Hill Sch Of Med

      Graduated in 1981

    • Residency Hospital
      Mercy Medical Center

      Completed in 1985

    • Fellowship Hospital
      Oklahoma University Medical Center

      Completed in 2003

    Languages Spoken

    • English

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    Professional Affiliations

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    Specialties

    • Anesthesiology
    • Pain Medicine

    Procedures Performed

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