Dr. Dennis Dee Spencer MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Dennis Spencer is a neurosurgeon in New Haven, Connecticut. He is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including The William W. Backus Hospital and Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System. He received his medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis and has been in practice for 43 years. Dr. Spencer accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 10 doctors at The William W. Backus Hospital and one of 5 at Veterans Affairs Connecticut Healthcare System who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Yale-New Haven Hospital
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1972 - 1976

Washington University/Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Residency, General Surgery, 1971 - 1972

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
Class of 1971

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Family Medicine
Certified in Family Medicine

AZ State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Ictal spread of medial temporal lobe seizures with and without secondary generalization: An intracranial electroencephalography analysis.
Yoo, J. Y.,Farooque, P.,Chen, W. C.,Youngblood, M. W.,Zaveri, H. P.,Gerrard, J. L.,Spencer, D. D.,Hirsch, L. J.,Blumenfeld, H.

Reply to about the electrophysiological basis of resting state networks.
Duncan, D.,Duckrow, R. B.,Pincus, S. M.,Goncharova, I.,Hirsch, L. J.,Spencer, D. D.,Coifman, R. R.,Zaveri, H. P.

Intracranial EEG evaluation of relationship within a resting state network.
Duncan, D.,Duckrow, R. B.,Pincus, S. M.,Goncharova, I.,Hirsch, L. J.,Spencer, D. D.,Coifman, R. R.,Zaveri, H. P.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Aetna Whole Health Banner Health Network
  • AvMed Health Open Access
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Florida BlueCare HMO
  • BCBS Florida NetworkBlue
  • BCBS Florida Preferred Patient Care PPO
  • BCBS Kansas City Preferred-Care Blue PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Florida - Employer Group PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO
  • Health Net Arizona HMO ExcelCare Network
  • Health Net Arizona PPO/POS
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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