Dr. James Spellman Jr, MD

Dr. James Spellman Jr, MD

Surgical Oncology  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. James Spellman Jr, MD is a surgical oncology specialist in Rehoboth Beach, DE and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1984 and specializes in surgical oncology.

18947 John J Williams Hwy Unit 205

Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

Contact Information

(302) 644-0964

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare

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  • Surgical Oncology

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

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  • West Chester University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1984
  • Stamford Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Stamford Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1989
  • University Of Chicago
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Spellman Jr's Reviews

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based on 9 total reviews (2 with comments)

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Dr. Spellman Jr's Performance

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Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
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Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

in Pittsville
Because of Dr. Spellman's insistence to involve a gynecologist in my surgery, I found out that instead of a cancer mass I had a severe case of endometriosis. My surgery and recovery went better than expected and I am thankful that Dr. Spellman's persistence and due diligence lead to a better health...more
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in Ocean View, DE
He was my surgical oncologist. Straight forward. Does not sugar coat illness. When faced with stage 4 Cancer, he was aggressive with my plan of treatment.
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