Dr. John Spieker, MD

Dr. John Spieker, MD

Orthopedic Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
Dr. John Spieker, MD is an orthopedic surgery specialist in Lewes, DE and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus in 1981 and specializes in orthopedic surgery.

17005 Old Orchard Rd

Lewes, DE 19958

Contact Information

(302) 644-3311

Insurance Accepted

  • Amerihealth
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Delaware
  • Delaware Physicians Care
  • Devon Health
  • Humana
  • 5 More

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Top Care Areas

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Knee Dislocation
very high
more than 99% of peers
Osteoarthritis of Knee
very high
more than 99% of peers
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Spieker'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. Spieker "As a musculoskeletal specialist, I utilize all techniques in the management of orthopedic problems. I offer Medical Acupuncture as an alternative to the standard medical treatments for complex problems. While well trained and experienced in surgical treatments, it remains the last option for management of most problems."

1  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

109  Conditions Treated

  • Achilles Tendinitis
  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • Ankle Disorders
  • Ankle Fracture
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Broken Arm
  • Broken Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chondrocalcinosis
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Clavicle Fracture
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Complications of Joint Prosthesis
  • De Quervain's Disease
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Elbow Disorders
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Elbow Sprain
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Femur Fracture
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Fracture
  • Foot Sprain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Ganglion Cyst
  • Glenoid Labrum Tear
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Hand Conditions
  • Hand Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Disorders
  • Hip Fracture
  • Hip Sprain
  • Internal Derangement of Knee
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Dislocation
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Fracture
  • Knee Injuries
  • Knee Sprain
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Leg Fracture Above Knee (incl. Hip)
  • Leg Fracture Below Knee (incl. Ankle)
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Medial Collateral Ligament (MCL) Sprain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Unions and Malunions of Fractures
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteochondritis Dissecans
  • Osteopenia
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Rib Fracture
  • Rotator Cuff Tear
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scapular Fracture
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Dislocation
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sports Injuries
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Systemic Chondromalacia
  • Tibia and Fibula Fractures
  • Trigger Finger
  • Wrist Disorders
  • Wrist Fracture


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19  Procedures

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Columbia University / College of Physicians And Surgeons
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1975
  • Rutgers University / New Brunswick Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Saint Barnabas Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • UMDNJ Robert Wood Johnson
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Helms Medical Institute For Medical Acupuncture
    Other Education | Completed 2013

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spieker has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spieker's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spieker to family and friends
165 total reviews (66 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (165)

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Dr. Spieker's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (66)

Dr. Spieker is amazing. He listens to what the problem is, and presents solutions that WORK. I suffered for years with knee pain, and today I'm pain-free WITHOUT surgery. I'd recommend him to anyone with joint problems.
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Dr. Spieker is one of the best I've been to. He is very informative and has great communication. The medical assistants are very quick and courteous . Thanks to Dr. Spoiler I'm starting to recover from a 17 year injury that is starting to heal!!! I Thanks to him and his staff
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Dr. Spieker is a consummate professional who clearly excels at his work; he reviewed my case history initially, then established a treatment plan which didn't involve surgery...treatments took some time, and I have to admit I was skeptical up until the end of the 'shots' into my knee. But after 2...more
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Dr. Spieker is an energetic, professional physician. He explains all your options completely in simple turns. He's a great guy. I'd recommend him to anyone who need an orthopedic surgeon.
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Dr. Spieker was / is a truely genuine nice man and an excellent purveyor in his field! He demonstrated he LISTENS,CARES,& had/had unending COMPASSION for me as his patient. One can consider ones self VERY Lucky to be his patient. Kudos Dr. Spieker ~ Keep up the excellent service/doctoring! I tip...more
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