Dr. David Spees | a Sharp-affiliated Family Medicine Doctor in San Diego
Dr. David Spees

Dr. David Spees

Not currently accepting new patients

Specialty

  • Family Medicine (Board Certified)

Advanced Degree

  • Medical Doctor (MD)

The Sharp Experience

I evaluate and treat patients, keeping in mind that mutual trust is critical to successful treatment.

Locations

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  • Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    Phone: 858-499-2705
    16950 Via Tazon
    San Diego, CA 92127

Biography

I think knowledge of the patient and his or her significant relationships are the key to forming a therapeutic alliance. I want to improve the health of others and provide the best physical and psychological care. I evaluate and treat patients, keeping in mind their entire family, cultural and personal context. Often, treatment is a process, not a single visit by a patient. Mutual trust is critical to successful treatment.

I enjoy spending my spare time with my family, doing almost any outdoor activity, reading, learning and tennis.

Biographical Details

Age: 62
In practice since: 1980
Gender: Male

Medical Group

Education

  • Medical School: Wake Forest University
  • Internship: Carolinas Medical Center
  • Residency: Carolinas Medical Center

Insurances Accepted

Sharp accepts most health insurance. If your plan is not listed below, please call your insurance provider to verify coverage.

  • Aetna
    Aetna PPOs, Elect Choice EPO, Health Fund PPO, HMO, Managed Choice POS, National Advantage PPO, Open Choice PPO, QPOS POS, Select Choice HMO, Traditional Choice PPO, US Access POS, Value Network HMO
  • Anthem Blue Cross
    Anthem Blue Cross PPOs, California HMO, EPO, Multi State Plan EPO, Plus POS, Power Select HMO, Prudent Buyer PPO
  • Beech Street
    PPO
  • Blue Shield
    HMO, POS, PPOs (contact Blue Shield)
  • Cash/Self pay
  • Champus Tricare
    For Life
  • ChoiceCare/Humana
    PPO
  • CIGNA
    Flexcare POS, HMO, Open Access POS, PPOs
  • Commercial/Indemnity Insurance
  • Coventry Healthcare
    PPO
  • Covered CA
    Anthem Bronze EPO, Anthem Gold EPO, Anthem Gold HMO, Anthem Platinum EPO, Anthem Platinum HMO, Anthem Silver EPO, Anthem Silver HMO, Health Net Bronze PPO, Sharp Health Plan Bronze HMO, Sharp Health Plan Gold HMO, Sharp Health Plan Platinum HMO, Sharp Health Plan Silver HMO
  • Health Net
    Elect POS, ExcelCare HMO, HMO, PPOs, Select POS, Seniority Plus Retirees HMO
  • Healthsmart
    PPO
  • Medicare
    Assignment, UHC-AARP MedicareCompleteValue, UHC-AARP MediComplete Premier, UHC-AARP MediCompleteEssential, UHC-Secure Horizons Retiree, UHC-Sharp Secure Horizons
  • Medicare/Medi-Cal
  • MultiPlan
    PPO
  • Pacific Foundation for Medical Care
    PPO
  • Sharp Health Plan
    Choice HMO, Performance HMO, Premier HMO, Value HMO
  • United Healthcare
    Choice EPO, Choice HMO, Choice Plus POS, Options PPO, Signature Value HMO, United Healthcare PPOs
  • VEBA
    Performance HMO-Network 1 HMO

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Treatments & Conditions

  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Arthritis
  • Back Evaluation/Treatment
  • Cholesterol Management
  • Chronic Cough
  • Colon Cancer Screening
  • COPD
  • Cryosurgery
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Diabetes
  • Diverticulitis
  • Eczema
  • End-of-Life Care
  • Esophageal Reflux
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Geriatrics
  • Hay Fever
  • Headache
  • Heartburn
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Immunizations for Foreign Travel
  • Impotence
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Kidney Stones
  • Liver Disease
  • Menopause
  • Osteoporosis
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Preventive Medicine
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases
  • Shingles
  • Travel Consultation/Immunizations
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Tropical Medicine
  • Ulcer Evaluation/Treatment
  • Vertigo
  • Wart Treatment

Practice Features

  • Lab on Premises
  • Nurse Practitioner (Female)
  • Nursing Home Visits
  • Treats Kids (Over 6 years)
  • X-Ray on Premises

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  • Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
    Phone: 858-499-2705
    16950 Via Tazon
    San Diego, CA 92127

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