Fellowship-trained shoulder and sports medicine specialist Dr. Robert Spang has joined the region’s most preferred orthopedists at Sports Medicine North. Dr. Spang is available to see patients at the practice’s clinics in Peabody at 1 Orthopedics Drive, Second Floor, in Beverly at 30 Tozer Road, Suite 201, and in Newburyport at 1 Wallace Bashaw Jr. Way, Suite 3001. Area residents in need of specialized shoulder, knee or sports medicine care are encouraged to call (978) 818-6350 for an appointment.
As a fellowship-trained sports medicine and shoulder specialist, Dr. Spang has extensive training and experience in the treatment of orthopedic conditions and sports-related injuries, and he offers the latest care options to keep athletes and active individuals of all ages and levels in the game. His expertise includes advanced shoulder and knee care, including nonoperative care and minimally invasive surgery as well as shoulder and knee replacements.
“I chose to join the most preferred practice in the area with others who share my highest values, and I want to provide the highest quality of care available anywhere in the world to my patients in the area where I grew up,” says Dr. Spang. “I approach each patient as a unique individual and work hard to understand their story and situation. We then make decisions together, and I am committed to giving every patient my very best.”
Dr. Spang completed his undergraduate education at Harvard University in Cambridge and his specialized surgical training through the Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He earned his medical degree at Columbia University in New York City, where he was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha for graduating among the top of his class. After his residency, he went back to New York City to attain additional training through a fellowship in sports medicine and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery, ranked the No. 1 orthopedic hospital for 10 years running. Dr. Spang has also served as a team physician for the New York Giants.
“We are proud to welcome another exceptional doctor to our team who is dedicated to helping members of our community get back to the activities they enjoy,” says Dr. James O’Holleran, orthopedic surgeon at Sports Medicine North. “As a dedicated surgeon and community member, Dr. Spang will do great things for our patients and our region.”
Available to see patients at Sports Medicine North in Peabody, Beverly and Newburyport, Dr. Spang accepts most insurances.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Spang or for more information, contact Sports Medicine North at (978) 818-6350 or request an appointment online.