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About Dr. Robert Spence
Dr. Robert Spence, MD, FACS is a Doctor primarily located in Baltimore, MD. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Plastic Surgery and General Surgery. Dr. Spence is affiliated with MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, Brooke Army Medical Center and Children's National Medical Center. Dr. Spence has received 3 awards. He speaks English.
Dr. Robert Spence has the following 2 specialties
- Plastic Surgery
A plastic surgery specialist is a physician with extensive training in the execution of plastic surgery procedures.
Plastic surgery is the use of surgical procedures to rebuild or reshape injured or misshapen body parts. Congenital defects, such as a cleft lip or palate, can be corrected by a plastic surgery specialist. Injuries sustained during auto accidents also may require the services of a plastic surgery specialist. These procedures fall under the category of reconstructive plastic surgery.
The other category of plastic surgery is cosmetic plastic surgery. Plastic surgery specialists often perform procedures like breast augmentation, face lifts, tummy tucks, liposuction, and lip injection as elective surgeries for patients who wish to make aesthetic improvements.
- General Surgery
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
Dr. Robert Spence has the following 6 expertise
- Facial Injuries
- Localized Scleroderma
- Reconstructive Surgical Procedures
- Skin Transplantation (Dermatoplasty)
- Tissue and Organ Harvesting
- Wounds and Injuries
Dr. Robert Spence has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. Robert Spence is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Patients' Choice Award (2014, 2015)
Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.
On-Time Doctor Award (2015)
Vitals On-Time + Promptness Award recognizes doctors with consistent high ratings for timeliness of appointments. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and promptness scores.
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)
Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.
Dr. Spence is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital
Brooke Army Medical Center
Children's National Medical Center
Greater Baltimore Medical Center
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
University Of Maryland Medical Center
41 Years Experience
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1972
Johns Hopkins Health System
Dr. Robert Spence accepts the following insurance providers.
- Aetna Choice POS II
- Aetna HMO
- Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
- Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
Coventry Health Care
- Coventry DE PPO
- Coventry Southern Health PPO
- First Health PPO
Locations & DirectionsMedstar Good Samaritan Vascular Surgery, 5601 Loch Raven Blvd, Baltimore, MD
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