McFarland Clinic

Selden Spencer, MD, FAAN

Accepting New Patients


4.87 out of 5
  • 152 Patient Ratings

Patient Testimonials


Medical Interests

  • Sleep
  • MS
  • Stroke

Joined McFarland Clinic

September 1990

Education & Professional Certification


  • National Board of Medical Examiners
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
  • Accredited Clinical Polysonographer
  • Neurosonology


Allegheny College, Meadville, PA

  • BA, 1966-1970

University of North Dakota School of Medicine, Grand Forks, ND

  • MD, 1974-1978


San Joaquin General Hospital, Stockton, CA

  • Neurology, 1978-1979


Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO

  • Neurology, 1980-1983


University of Iowa

  • Associate Professor, 1983-1985

Washington University in St. Louis

  • Associate Professor, 1985-1990

Professional Societies

  • Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Sleep Disorders Association
  • American Society of Neuroimaging
  • Iowa Medical Society
  • Professional Advisory Council
  • National Multiple Sclerosis Society
  • Story County Medical Society
  • Stroke Council, American Heart Association

Professional & Personal Interests

Hobbies and Personal Interests


Community Involvement

Story County Soil and Water Commissioner; Member, Collegiate Presbyterian Church; Ballard Community Band


The Aging Brain: Reducing the Effect of Aging

Dr. Selden Spencer discusses his recommendations to keep your brain healthy. Topics include physical activity, sleep, diet, and social activity.

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