Dr. Dennis D Spencer MD is a male Neurosurgeon, has 39 years of experience and practices in Neurological Surgery.
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Dr. Dennis Spencer has 3 office locations.
Hill
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT 06519

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Locations and availability (3)
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
(13)
Patient comments (6)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Dennis Spencer is Excellent. Dr. Spencer has been reviewed by 13 patients who have provided 6 comments. The rating is 4 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.3
  • Currently 3.3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.9
  • Currently 3.9 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Dennis Spencer, MD is board certified in Neurological Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Brain Arteriovenous Malformation (Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformations)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorder
  • Cancer
  • Complex Partial Epilepsy
  • Craniotomy (Brain Surgery)
  • Epilepsy
  • Glial Cancer (Glioma)
  • Gliosis
  • Memory Disorders
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Temporal Lobe Epilepsy

Education & Awards

Dr. Spencer graduated from Washington University at St. Louis, Saint Louis. He has 14 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Brain Cancer (Brain Neoplasm)
Brain Diseases
Complex Partial Epilepsy
Craniotomy
Epilepsy
Memory Disorders
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Castle Connolly America's Top Doctors® (2002 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Castle Connolly Top Doctors: New York Metro Area™ (2003 - 2008, 2010 - 2014)
Patients' Choice 5th Anniversary Award (2012 - 2013)
Patients' Choice Award (2008 - 2013)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009 - 2010, 2012 - 2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Connecticut
Neurological Surgeon
On-Time Doctor Award (2009)

Affiliations

Dr. Spencer has 11 hospital affiliations:

  • William W Backus Hospital 
  • Hospital Of St Raphael 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Spencer accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • United Healthcare - 12 plans
  • HIP Health Plan of New York - 8 plans
  • Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield - 3 plans
  • Americhoice - 3 plans
  • Oxford Health Plans - 2 plans
  • Great-West Healthcare - 3 plans
  • Community Health Network of Connecticut - 1 plan
  • Cigna - 7 plans
  • The Empire Plan (UHC) - 1 plan

Languages

  • Italian
  • Spanish


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Dennis D. Spencer practice?
Dr. Dennis Spencer practices Neurological Surgery near New Haven, CT.
Additional practice locations include: West Haven, CT.
See New Haven Neurological Surgeons.