Paul M. Spezia, DO, FAAOS
General Orthopedics, Upper Extremity, Sports Medicine
Board-Certified Orthopedic Surgeon in St. Peters & O'Fallon
Dr. Paul Spezia grew up in south St. Louis on The Hill. He joined Advanced Bone & Joint in 1995 and has enjoyed being a resident of St. Charles since that time, along with his wife and four children. He was a staff Orthopedic surgeon at Darnell Army Medical Center and an associate clinical professor at Texas A & M Medical School while completing his military obligation.
Prior to Orthopedic residency, he was a flight surgeon for the United States Army.
Dr. Spezia completed his Orthopedic Surgery Residency at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center in Aurora Colorado and received his medical degree from the University of Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kansas City, MO. He has been board certified by the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgery and a fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons.
He served as Chief of Surgery at Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital, and is currently the medical Director of NovaMed Surgery Center of St. Peters, a role held for the past 15 years.
Dr. Spezia specializes in the surgical and non-surgical care of hands, shoulders and knees with 25 years of experience. He is supervising physician for the Adult Bone Health Clinic. He is also a certified provider of the non-operative injection treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture with Xiaflex injections.
Due to his diverse experience of primary care, military and orthopedic specialty training, Dr. Spezia excels in independent medical exams IMEs and workers compensation cases.
Dr. Spezia and his nurse practitioner, Laura Schmidt, work together to provide you with optimal care involving the hands, shoulders, knees, osteoporosis issues, and all other bone and joint care here at Advanced Bone & Joint.
Dr. Spezia sees patients at Advanced Bone & Joint’s office in St. Peters, Missouri.
For more information you may also enjoy Dr. Spezia’s blog articles and YouTube channel. Make your appointment with Dr. Spezia by calling Advanced Bone & Joint at (636) 229-4222 today or request your appointment now.
Dr. Spezia Videos
Dr. Spezia discusses his journey to orthopedics and his work at Advanced Bone & Joint:
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