Dr. William Spear, MD

Dr. William Spear, MD

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Dr. William Spear, MD is a cardiology specialist in Oak Lawn, IL and has been practicing for 12 years. He graduated from University Of Miami / School Of Medicine in 2001 and specializes in cardiology, clinical cardiac electrophysiology, and more.Read his story

5151 W 95th St

Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Contact Information

(708) 346-5562

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 2 More

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Spear's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Atrial Flutter
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spear treats Atrial Flutter more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Spear treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Heart Disease
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spear treats Heart Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Spear treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Syncope
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Spear treats Syncope more than 91% of his peers

Dr. Spear treats this condition more than 91% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Syncope, Familial Neurocardiogenic

Dr. Spear's conditions and procedures:

Ablation for Treatment of Atrial Fibrillation
Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
Aneurysm
Aneurysm of Heart
Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Ectasia
Aortic Stenosis
Aortic Valve Disease
Aortic Valve Regurgitation
Arrhythmias
Atrial Fibrillation
Atrial Flutter
Automatic Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillator (ICD) Implantation
Autonomic Disorders
Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
Cardiac Electrophysiology
Cardiac Event Monitor
Cardiac Imaging
Cardiac MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging) of Heart or Chest
Cardiac Myocardial Perfusion Imaging
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy
Cardiomegaly
Cardiomyopathy
Cardiovascular Stress Test
Cardioversion, Elective
Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
Carotid Artery Disease
Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
Chest Pain
Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
Congenital Heart Defects
Congenital Heart Disease
Congestive Heart Failure
Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
Coumadin® Management
Electrophysiological Study
Electrophysiology
Endocarditis
Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
Heart Disease
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpitations
Heart Surgery
Hyperlipidemia
Hypertension
Hypertensive Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart and Chronic Kidney Disease
Hypertensive Heart Disease
Hypotension
Insertion of Epicardial Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Insertion of Left Ventricular Lead for Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Limb Swelling
Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
Mitral Valve Disease
Mitral Valve Regurgitation
Mitral Valve Stenosis
Pacemaker Insertion or Replacement
Pericardial Disease
Peripheral Artery Catheterization
Primary Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pulmonary Valve Disease
Radiofrequency Ablation
Radiofrequency Catheter Ablation
Removal or Revision of Pacemaker or Cardioverter and-or Defibrillator
Septal Defect
Syncope
Thoracentesis
Thrombosis
Tilt Testing or Cardiac Event Monitors
Tricuspid Valve Disease
Vascular Disease

About Me

Biography

"William H. Spear, MD, FACC, FHRS offers comprehensive cardiology and cardiac electrophysiology services at Consultants in Cardiology & Electrophysiology offices in Oak Lawn and Palos Heights, Illinois. He treats patients with heart rhythm disord...

Specialties

  • Cardiology
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Internal Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Education

2007
Loyola University Hospital
Fellowship Hospital
2004
University Of Miami Hospital and Clinic
Residency Hospital
2001
University Of Miami / School Of Medicine
Medical School
1997
Northwestern Center Feinberg School Of Medicine
Undergraduate School
2007
2004
2001
1997

Languages

  • German
  • English

Awards

Dr. Spear's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Spear

4.6

Based on 10 reviews

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1 Star
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I trust Dr. Spear with all his decisions when it comes to my care. He is very knowledgeable, kind and caring. Would recommend him to anyone! He performed my cardiac ablation and I feel great.
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I saw Dr. Spear when I needed a cardiac ablation. He was and is very understanding, explains everything so you can understand what's happening and is very compassionate. I recommend him highly and am so grateful I was referred to him. He's a great doctor and very skilled!!
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Dr. Spear is very nice and personable. He explains everything to you in detail, and answers all questions. He take time with his patients and you don't have to wait 2 hours to see him. He is an amazing cardiologist.
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Insurance accepted

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Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Preferred PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Priority Health
Priority PPO
Sagamore Health Network
Sagamore Plus

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Palos Community Hospital

Palos Heights, IL