Dr. Spencer D. Walker, MD

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Dr. Spencer D. Walker, MD

Family Medicine | Male

Aspen Family Care 9331 S Colorado Blvd Ste 200, Highlands Ranch, CO 80126 Get Directions

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Spencer "Spence" Walker, MD, completed undergraduate studies in biology and graduate studies in neurobiology at the University of Texas prior...   Read More

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      Dr. Walker accepts 12 insurance carriers

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      12 Insurance Carriers Accepted*

      • Aetna
      • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Assurant Health
      • Blue Cross Blue Shield
      • Cigna
      • Cofinity
      • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
      • Humana
      • MultiPlan
      • Principal Financial Group
      • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
      • UnitedHealthCare

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      Dr. Walker is professional, knowledgable, conscientious, friendly and "real." He spends the time with me that I need, answers my questions, and explains things in a way that I can understand.
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      Specialties

      • Family Medicine

      Board Certifications

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      • Family Practice

      Conditions Treated

      • Allergies
      • Anxiety
      • Arthritis
      • Asthma
      • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
      • Depression
      • Diabetes
      • Emphysema
      • Heart Disease
      • High Cholesterol
      • Hyperlipidemia
      • Hypertension
      • Injuries
      • Menopause
      • Obesity
      • Osteoarthritis
      • Osteoporosis
      • Pneumonia
      • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

      Procedures Performed

      • Abscess Incision and Drainage
      • Biopsy
      • Breast Exam
      • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
      • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
      • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
      • Immunization
      • Mole Removal
      • Pap Smear
      • Pelvic Exams
      • Physical Examination
      • Skin Biopsy
      • Stitches
      • Urinalysis
      • Vaccination
      • Wart Removal
      • Well Baby Care
      • Wellness Examination

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        Board Actions

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      Education

      • Medical School
        University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
      • Residency Hospital
        Southern Colorado Family Residency Program

      Awards & Recognition

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      • Specializes in Family Medicine
      • Board certified in Family Practice
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      16 – 30 minutes

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      Dr. Walker says...

      Spencer "Spence" Walker, MD, completed undergraduate studies in biology and graduate studies in neurobiology at the University of Texas prior to receiving his medical degree from the University of Illinois. He completed his residency training and internship in family medicine with the Southern Colorado Family Medicine Residency Program in Pueblo, Colorado. Following residency, Dr. Walker served in the United States Air Force as an attending physician at Randolph Air Force Base in San Antonio, Texas. After the completion of his military service, Dr. Walker returned to Colorado where he has served as a family medicine physician for nearly 10 years, and has received Top Doc and Patients' Choice awards.

      Dr. Walker is board certified in family medicine with the American Board of Family Medicine and a member of the Colorado Medical Society. He provides compassionate, comprehensive and personalized preventive and acute care for all family members. Dr. Walker enjoys the full spectrum of family medicine, and holds special interests in pediatrics, women's health, diabetes, and performing procedures, such as skin biopsies, laceration repairs and cyst removals. He believes that building strong relationships with his patients; mutual respect; listening; taking the time to explain procedures, conditions and options; extensive training and experience; and continuing medical education are some of the key factors in providing high quality healthcare. His ability to deliver exceptional patient care with a friendly, down to earth attitude has resulted in patients driving more than 100 miles to seek out his continued care.

      Dr. Walker resides in Centennial with his wife and son. He enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball and soccer, watching sports, listening to and studying music, playing guitar, photography, cooking, and reading.

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      Dr. Walker's Care Philosophy

      Your health is our priority at Aspen Family Care. Established in 1997, our mission is to partner with you to provide the highest quality healthcare, while maintaining a focus on wellness, prevention of illness, communication, and education. We believe that treating the whole person, body, mind, and spirit, is crucial for providing superior healthcare and enhancing the quality of your life. We recognize that no two people are the same and that the best healthcare respects your individual desires and needs.

      We provide preventive care in addition to acute and chronic injury and illness care for infants, children, adolescents, and adults. We utilize the latest medical technology and knowledge for accurate diagnosis and treatment.  For conditions that require special needs, we actively assist you to coordinate care with top specialists in Colorado and throughout the U.S.