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Dr. James Speicher, MD

General Surgery ·  Male · Age 44

Dr. Speicher

UNIVMO-UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL AND CLINIC

1 Hospital Dr 110 Columbia, MO 65212

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Dr. James Speicher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Columbia, MO and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.


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Dr. Speicher's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Speicher performs Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy more than 94% of his peers

Dr. Speicher performs this procedure more than 94% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Lobectomy
  • Video-Assisted Thorascopic (VATS) Thymectomy
Pulmonary Disease
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Speicher treats Pulmonary Disease more than 88% of his peers

Dr. Speicher treats this condition more than 88% of his peers

Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
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high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Speicher performs Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Speicher performs this procedure more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Speicher's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Aortic Ectasia
  • Aortic Stenosis
  • Aortic Valve Disease
  • Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  • Arrhythmias
  • Atrial Fibrillation
  • Atrial Flutter
  • Benign Tumor
  • Cancer
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
  • Cardiomegaly
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
  • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
  • Congenital Heart Defects
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Empyema
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Esophagectomy (Esophagogastrostomy, Esophagojejunostomy)
  • Esophagomyotomy
  • Esophagomyotomy With Robotic Assistance
  • Excision of Esophageal Lesion
  • Excision of Tracheal Tumor or Stenosis
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Head and Neck Surgery
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Surgery
  • Hernia Repair
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Lobectomy, Open
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Removal (Partial or Complete): Open, or Resection of Lung Tumor: Open
  • Lung Removal, Open
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mediastinal Tumors, Malignant
  • Mitral Valve Disease
  • Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  • Mitral Valve Stenosis
  • Mitral Valve Surgery
  • Neuroendocrine Tumors
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Open Thymectomy
  • Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Laparoscopic
  • Pericardial Disease
  • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
  • Pleura Cancer
  • Pleural Cancer
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Sympathectomy
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thoracoscopic Excision of Lung With Robotic Assistance
  • Thoracoscopic Lobectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Pneumonectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Segmentectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Thymectomy
  • Thoracoscopic Wedge Resection
  • Thrombosis
  • Tracheal Surgery
  • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
  • Vascular Disease
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

About Me

Biography

Dr. James Speicher, MD is a general surgery specialist in Columbia, MO and has been practicing for 13 years. He graduated from University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in general surgery and cardiothoracic surgery.

Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
  • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery

Education

2006
University Of Kansas / School Of Medicine
Medical School
2006

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What People Say About Dr. James Speicher, MD
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DR. SPEICHER removed half of my left lung because of cancer in december of 2014 at virginia mason hospital in seattle. I just had a ct scan, it has been a year now and there is no cancer so far. I can only say that he is a fine dr. and i would tell anyone that has a problem in the area of the chest to talk to dr. speicher. robert m maxand
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