Dr. Joel Spellun, MD

Dr. Joel Spellun, MD

Gastroenterology  ·  
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Age 60
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Dr. Joel Spellun, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Providence, RI and has been practicing for 31 years. He graduated from Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University in 1982 and specializes in gastroenterology.

148 W River St Ste 3

Providence, RI 02904

Contact Information

(401) 421-6306

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • Tufts Health Plan

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Top Care Areas

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

Stomach Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers
Abdominal Disorders
very high
more than 99% of peers
Gastrointestinal Diseases
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Spellun'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.

1  Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

2  Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

72  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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

  • Joan Sanford I Weill Medical College Of Cornell University
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Washington Hospital Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spellun has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spellun's Reviews

4.3
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spellun to family and friends
9 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (9)

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

Dr. Spellun's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

I had been going to him for 15 years before I moved to Florida. He is amazing! Skilled physician with superb assessment skills and a warm and comforting bedside manner. You may have to wait for him but that’s because he gives everyone the time they need. I wish he would move to Florida!!
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Dr spelling was knowlegable but the office billing is horrible. They requestwd paument up front then never contact me that my account was over paid. they were rude and stated they could hold my Payment for 30 days which is what they did. Meanwhile I owed the money to the doctor and got bills from...more
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Dr. Spellun knows his stuff, but staff is iffy. Don't know whether they are mean or stupid but He's the best.
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