Joshua L. Spake, DO, is a family medicine physician at Hattiesburg Clinic Sumrall Medical Center.
Dr. Spake received his medical degree from William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Hattiesburg, Miss. He completed his residency in family medicine through the Forrest General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, in Hattiesburg, Miss.
Spake is board certified in family medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and Wilderness Medical Society. He has special practice interests in preventative medicine, wellness visits, and skin cancer screenings.
At Sumrall Medical Center, he provides a full scope of family medicine care as well as management of acute and chronic conditions for people of all ages. 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 well-being.
“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
Sumrall Medical Center provides comprehensive evaluation and care to meet the total health needs of each family member. These physicians offer prompt, complete assessment of the patient in their home community and are able to obtain and coordinate consultation with other specialists when necessary.