Curtis W. Spencer, MD

Dr. Curtis Spencer is a Southern California native. He earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Colorado and his medical degree from Northwestern University in Chicago. He stayed at Northwestern to complete his Orthopaedic Surgery residency before returning to Southern California.

Dr. Spencer is one of the founding partners of Memorial Orthopaedic Surgical Group. He does general orthopaedics, but his practice focuses on Spine Surgery and Total Hip Replacement.

He operates at Long Beach Memorial Medical Center and the Surgery Center of Long Beach.

In his free time he enjoys skiing and sailing.

Dr. Spencer treats a variety of Orthopaedic conditions and specializes in the following:

  • Spine
  • Hip Injuries
  • Knee Injuries
  • General Orthopaedics

Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • California Orthopaedic Association
  • North American Spine Society

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  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Spine Surgery

Areas of Interest


Medical Education
Northwestern University - School of Medicine
Northwestern University - School of Medicine

MemorialCare Hospital Affiliations