Dr. Josette Spotts, MD

Dr. Josette Spotts, MD

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General Surgery  |  
Female  |  
61 y/o
(30)

Accepting new patients

EDUCATION Dr. Spotts received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Zoology from Michigan State University in 1978. She received her Doctor of Medicine from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan in 1982. She completed a five-year residency in general surgery in 1987 at Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals. EXPERIENCE Dr. Spotts worked in private practice as a general surgeon in Port Huron, Michigan until 1994. She then moved to Las Vegas and continued general surgery in private practice until January 2000. Since 2000, she has specialized in breast surgery exclusively. She is currently the moderator of the weekly breast cancer tumor board at Sunrise Hospital Breast Center. PERSONAL Dr. Spotts has been married since 1990 to Andres Resto, MD, plastic and reconstructive surgeon and has two sons. MEMBERSHIPS IN PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS American College of Surgeons Wayne State Surgical Society Clark County Medical Society Nevada State Medical Association Association of Women Surgeons American Society of Breast Surgeons American Society of Breast Diseases

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1485 W Warm Springs Rd Ste 105

Henderson, NV 89014
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthChoice
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
  • PHCS
  • Sierra Choice

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Care Philosophy

I feel it is very important that the breast surgeon takes control of the patient's care. I feel it is very important that I personally explain the surgical options, the surgical procedures and the potential additional treatments that may be recommended to the patient. The care of patients with breast disease, particularly those diagnosed with breast cancer, requires patience and empathy which is what I expect of both myself and my office staff which I believe we deliver on a daily basis.
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Dr. Spotts' Experience

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Dr. Spotts' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in General Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Oncology
  • Surgery
1

Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
4

Conditions Treated

  • Breast Cancer
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Lump
  • Cancer
6

Procedures

  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Nevada.

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

  • Michigan State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1978
  • Wayne State University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Wayne State University Affiliated Hospitals
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1987

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spotts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Spotts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spotts to family and friends
4.3
based on 30 total reviews (2 with comments)
Dr. Spotts' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (2)
in Las Vegas, NV |
I was diagnosed with breast cancer in both breast, stage 2 late 2016, my OBGYN referred me to doctor Spotts, I had a bilateral masectomy, I did not want reconstruction, but let me tell u, Dr. Spotts did an excellent job, my chest doesn't look as bad as I expected, I would always recommend her, she does her job very well done, and makes sure you're very comfortable. I love her
Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are so pleased to hear about the positive experience you've had with Dr. Spotts. If there is anything you need, please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly at infocccn@usoncolgy.com. Thank you,
in Las Vegas, NV |
Diagnosed with breast cancer, i was terrified . Went through the steps had surgery. Tests came back clear. Even though my journey isnt completed, i still need to go to radiation. I highly recommend Dr Spotts, she is compassioate and professional. I know i can fight any cancer as long as i have Dr Spotts as my surgeon.
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Spotts accepts 18 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • America's Health Choice
  • Beech Street (Multiplan)
    Beech Street (Multiplan) EPO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) HMO
    Beech Street (Multiplan) POS
    Beech Street (Multiplan) PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Cross and Blue Shield
    Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
    Blue Cross Blue Shield POS
    Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna EPO
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna POS
    Cigna PPO
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health Care POS
    Coventry Health Care PPO
  • Culinary Health Fund
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) EPO
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) POS
  • HealthChoice
    HealthChoice PPO
  • Humana
    Humana Choice Medicare Advantage PPO
    Humana HMOx
    Humana POS
    Humana PPO
  • Medicaid
  • One Health
    One Health POS
    One Health PPO
  • PHCS
    PHCS EPO
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan
    PHCS Par-Multi Plan PPO
    PHCS POS
    PHCS PPO
  • Sierra Choice
    Sierra Choice POS
  • Tricare
    TriCare for Life
    Tricare South
  • UnitedHealthCare
    United Healthcare EPO
    United Healthcare HMO
    United Healthcare POS
    United Healthcare PPO
  • USA Health Network
    USA Health Network PPO
  • Veteran Administration Plan

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Hospitals where Dr. Spotts has admitting privileges

Sunrise Children’s Hospital
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center
3186 S Maryland Pkwy
Las Vegas, NV 89109
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St. Rose Dominican, San Martin Campus
8280 W Warm Springs Rd
Las Vegas, NV 89113
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