Joshua L. Spake, DO, is a family medicine physician at Hattiesburg Clinic Sumrall Medical Center.
Dr. Spake received his medical degree from William Carey College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Miss. He completed his residency in family medicine at Forrest General Hospital Family Medicine Residency, in Hattiesburg, Miss.
Spake is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of the American Board of Family Medicine, American Academy of Family Physicians and Wilderness Medical Society. He has a special practice interest in wellness visits, preventative medicine and skin cancer screenings.
At Sumrall Medical Center, he provides a full scope of family medicine as well as management of acute and chronic conditions. His goal is to provide comprehensive, quality care within a team based medical system and to ensure that the patients, who entrust him with their care, have a compassionate and competent provider who will be accessible and an intentional advocate for their health and wellbeing.
“I enjoy connection and relationships with people and medicine provides a unique platform into an individual’s life. I enjoy problem solving, the challenge of medicine, camaraderie with my coworkers, and most importantly, I enjoy working with patients to achieve their goals for health,” – Joshua L. Spake, DO