Dr. Richard Spelts, DO

Dr. Richard Spelts, DO

Sports Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 45
Dr. Richard Spelts, DO is a sports medicine specialist in Simi Valley, CA and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences in 2002 and specializes in sports medicine, orthopedic sports medicine, and more.

3605 Alamo St Ste 200

Simi Valley, CA 93063

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Dr. Spelts' Experience

Dr. Spelts' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Sports Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice and Sports Medicine
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Sports Medicine
  • Non-Surgical Orthopedics
  • Orthopedic Sports Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*
  • Sports Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

8  Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Joint Pain
  • Limb Cramp
  • Limb Pain
  • Non-Traumatic Rupture of Achilles Tendon
  • Sports Injuries

3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • University Of Redlands
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1996
  • Western Univ Of Health Sciences/College Of Osteopathic Medicine Of The Pacific, Western University Of Health Sciences
    Medical School | Graduated 2002
  • Glendale Adventist Medical Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2004
  • Glendale Adventist Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2005
  • Michigan State University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Spelts has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Spelts' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spelts to family and friends
11 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

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Dr. Spelts' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Very unhappy with my Dr. Spelts. I went to see him to have osteopathic manipulation treatment, and was told that he doesn't actually do that because they don't have time for that type of work with current insurance issues. All I received from seeking out his care was a referral to overpriced...more
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I highly recommend Dr. Spelts. He is very thorough, knowledgable, and takes the time to explain your condition and treatment and ensures your understanding of both. He also takes the time to answer your questions and concerns. Outstanding experience !
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