Dr. Spencer Bertram, MD

Dr. Spencer Bertram, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 51
Dr. Spencer Bertram, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Rochester, MI and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from Ross University, School Of Medicine in 2000 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.

1000 W University Dr Ste 100

Rochester, MI 48307

Contact Information

(248) 651-7246

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Benesys
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthPlus
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

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very high
more than 94% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Bertram'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. Bertram "The focus of my practice is the diagnosis and treatment of all types of pain using the most current state of the art therapies available in medicine. Specialized methods of treatment include nerve block techniques, epidural injections, radiofrequency ablation and implantable devices. A full spectrum of medication management is also an integral part of the approach to improving quality of life and level of function for select patients."

2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

2  Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

40  Conditions Treated

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27  Procedures

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Northern Michigan University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1989
  • Ross University, School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2000
  • University Of California At San Diego
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Chicago
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2000
  • University Of Michigan / Ann Arbor
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2006

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Bertram has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Bertram's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Bertram to family and friends
27 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (27)

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Dr. Bertram'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 (7)

Dr. Bertram has changed my life. I was barely functioning before going to see him. His treatments have given me a new lease on life! His staff is so helpful and caring. I have recommended freinds who are now patients as well.
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I have been going to Dr. Bertram for the past couple of years. He is extremely professional and has a great bedside manner. With his care, I have been able to stay away from narcotic medication and surgery. His staff is caring and always goes the extra mile. I recommend Dr. Bertram to everyone I...more
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My husband first used Dr. Bertram for his back and he received relief from his injections. I had an issue and went to Dr. Bertram and he has helped me with head and neck pain. You have to have confidence in the doctor who puts needles into the base of your skull. He has a gentle touch and is a...more
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He is a self-center and arrogant doctor that does not listen and does not want to hear your thoughts or opinions. He need to be learn to read his patients, not everyone is a drug seeker, some need extra care and support. He can not look beyond his own ego to see the signs of abuse and does not want...more
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I started seeing Dr Bertram about 7 months ago. He was WONDERFUL when I made the switch to his clinic. Recently, he is very short & uncaring. Hes unwilling to switch me over to what works for my pain. He is "uncomfortable" bcuz it stopped working. I explained many times it didn't, I was having...more
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