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Orthopaedic Surgeon, Surgical Specialist
40 years of experience
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License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (12)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. David Spencer is Good. Dr. Spencer has been reviewed by 27 patients who have provided 12 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.8
Promptness 4.1
Courteous Staff 4.1
Accurate Diagnosis 4.1
Bedside Manner 4.0
Spends Time with Me 3.7
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. David Spencer, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 8 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cancer
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education & Awards

Dr. Spencer graduated from University of Iowa, Iowa City. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2012)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2012)


Dr. Spencer has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Skokie Hospital 
  • Advocate Lutheran General Hospital 

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Additional Information
Dr. David L Spencer MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 40 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. David L. Spencer practice?
Dr. David Spencer has 4 office locations.
Dr. David Spencer practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Park Ridge, IL.
Additional practice locations include: Saint Paul, MN and Chicago, IL.
See Park Ridge Orthopedic Surgeons.