John D. Spears, D.O.

When spine surgery is an option,
The Missouri Spine Institute is the best option you have.

Hello, I’m Amy.

Welcome to our practice! We are delighted you are considering our office as an option for your spine care. Here at Missouri Spine Institute we want you to know that we are committed to provide you with the highest quality of spine health care in the most honest, efficient, and passionate manner possible.

We pride ourselves on making a frightening spine problem a more pleasant experience for you. Our emphasis is on providing you with an honest opinion about your spine condition and what treatment options may or may not be appropriate for your specific problem.

Once we have all the essential information to make a well-educated decision about what treatment is best for you, our staff will educate you about your condition and what treatment option(s) we advise for you.

We look forward to your initial visit!

Hello, I’m Amy.

Welcome to our practice! We are delighted you are considering our office as an option for your spine care. Here at Missouri Spine Institute we want you to know that we are committed to provide you with the highest quality of spine health care in the most honest, efficient, and passionate manner possible.

We pride ourselves on making a frightening spine problem a more pleasant experience for you. Our emphasis is on providing you with an honest opinion about your spine condition and what treatment options may or may not be appropriate for your specific problem.

Once we have all the essential information to make a well-educated decision about what treatment is best for you, our staff will educate you about your condition and what treatment option(s) we advise for you.

We look forward to your initial visit!

My name is Jason Thomas.

I am a R.N.F.A., registered nurse-first assist, who has worked with Dr. Spears for the past 10 years. Over the past decade, I have gained knowledge and experience that enables me to assist Dr. Spears in making an accurate diagnosis of your problem and answering any questions that you might have about your care.

If surgery is the recommended treatment, we will always elect for the most minimally invasive approach to get you back to work and life as quickly as possible. I assure you that I will spend any time necessary with you to make sure that you fully understand the diagnosis and the treatment being recommended to you by Dr. Spears.

If Dr. Spears determines surgery is not the appropriate option to treat your problem, we will help you locate the appropriate physician(s) or set up otherwise indicated treatment.

My name is Jason Thomas.

I am a R.N.F.A., registered nurse-first assist, who has worked with Dr. Spears for the past 10 years. Over the past decade, I have gained knowledge and experience that enables me to assist Dr. Spears in making an accurate diagnosis of your problem and answering any questions that you might have about your care.

If surgery is the recommended treatment, we will always elect for the most minimally invasive approach to get you back to work and life as quickly as possible. I assure you that I will spend any time necessary with you to make sure that you fully understand the diagnosis and the treatment being recommended to you by Dr. Spears.

If Dr. Spears determines surgery is not the appropriate option to treat your problem, we will help you locate the appropriate physician(s) or set up otherwise indicated treatment.

Testimonials

Only waited about 10 to 15 minutes. Dr. Spears was very straight forward. He didn’t beat around the bush. He told us exactly like it was and we appreciate that.

Finally someone with honesty, Integrity and a doctor that won’t put you through it if it isn’t going to do anything to help you!

I highly recommend him to anyone with spine/back issues. And although it wasn’t what we wanted to hear at least we know what lies ahead.

D. Goodman
Jefferson CIty, MO

My husband and I have each had 2 surgeries by Dr Spears.

We could not be more pleased with the results. He’s all business and isn’t much interested in chatting, but when we listened without interrupting, we found most all of our questions had been answered.

We highly recommend Dr Spears to friends and family.

Elizabeth Hickman
Kirksville, MO

Had c5 6 7 fusion. Absolutely satisfied excellent Surgeon!!!!!

Rich McDowell
Lake Ozark, MO

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