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About Dr. Spencer M Paterson

Dr. Spencer M Paterson, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Vidalia, GA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Pain Medicine and Neurology. Dr. Paterson is affiliated with Optim Medical Center-Tattnall. Dr. Paterson has received 1 award. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

25 Ratings with 2 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Spencer M Paterson is Great. Dr. Spencer M Paterson has been rated by 25 patients. From those 25 patients 2 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Spencer M Paterson is 4.2 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Optim Pain Management Vidalia

1702 Meadows Ln Ste A
Vidalia, GA 30474
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Dr. Spencer M Paterson has the following 2 specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Neurology

    A neurologist is a physician who diagnoses and treats disorders of the nervous system which is comprised of the brain, spinal cord and nerves. These doctors do not perform surgery, but refer patients to neurological surgeons when they determine that surgical intervention is necessary.
    Some of the conditions that neurologists diagnose and treat are epilepsy, aneurysms, hydrocephalus, Parkinson's disease, multiple sclerosis, stroke, spinal disc herniation, and spinal disease.
    In addition to using diagnostic tests like MRI, CT scans, EEG and EMG, neurologists also employ neurological testing to gauge muscle strength and movement, balance, reflexes, sensation, memory, speech, and other cognitive abilities.

  • Specialty Expertise

    Dr. Spencer M Paterson has the following 7 expertise

  • Cancer Pain
  • Acute Pain
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Chronic Pain
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine Disorders
  • Alzheimer's Disease


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Five Stars

He was thorough and payed attention to minute details of my head injury. This was well respected, needed, noted and appreciated. His Neurology specialty makes his notice to detail a distinction from other so-called " pain management" doctors.

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One Star

Wait time is over 5 hours. Office is disorganized. I never can get anyone to answer about meds that need prior approval or referrals that were supposed to be made.

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  • Awards

    1 Award

  • Patients' Choice Award

    Patients' Choice Award (2018)

    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.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Paterson is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Education

    29 Years Experience

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1989

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Spencer M Paterson accepts the following insurance providers.

  • Aetna
    • Aetna Choice POS II
    • Aetna HMO
    • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
    • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • Anthem
    • Anthem Blue Open Access POS Alternate Network
  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Georgia
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice HMO
    • BCBS GA Blue Choice PPO
    • BCBS GA Blue Open Access POS
    • BCBS GA BlueChoice Option POS
  • Coventry Health Care
    • Coventry CoventryOne - GA
  • First Health
    • First Health PPO
  • Humana
    • Humana Choice POS
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana National POS
  • Multiplan
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Options PPO

Locations & Directions

Optim Pain Management Vidalia, 1702 Meadows Ln Ste A, Vidalia, GA
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