Dr. Brent J. Gear, DO

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Specializes in Obesity Medicine • Male • Age 49

5045 N 12th St Ste 1
Phoenix, AZ 85014
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  • Obesity Medicine

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Phoenix Weight Loss
Central Phoenix Location
5045 N 12th St Ste 1
Phoenix, AZ 85014
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    Dr. Gear's Experience

    Specialties

    • Obesity Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Emergency Medicine
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    • Diet Counseling
    • Dietary Changes
    • Exercise Counseling
    • Exercise Management
    • Exercise Program
    • Muscular Endurance Development Exercise
    • Nutritional Counseling
    • Nutritional Supplementation
    • Strengthening Exercise
    • Weight Loss Management
    • Weight Maintenance
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    • Binge Eating Disorder
    • Eating Disorders
    • Metabolic Syndrome
    • Night Eating Syndrome
    • Nutrition and Weight Loss
    • Nutritional Counseling
    • Obesity
    • Overeating
    • Overweight
    • Weight Loss
    • Weight Loss Management
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    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Des Moines University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery
    Graduated in 1996

    Internship Hospital

    Tempe St Luke's Hospital

    Residency Hospital

    Cook County Hospital and Rush University Medical Center
    Complete in 2000

    Undergraduate Schools

    Arizona State University
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gear & Staff

    • English
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    Patient Satisfaction

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    Likelihood to Recommend

    4.3
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    4.3 out of 5

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gear to family and friends

    4.3 out of 5

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    Dr. Gear's Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.7 out of 5

    11 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.5 out of 5

    11 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.7 out of 5

    11 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    9 responses

    Experience with Dr. Gear

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    4.2 out of 5

    11 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    11 responses

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    Office Locations

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    Phoenix Weight Loss
    Central Phoenix Location
    5045 N 12th St Ste 1
    Phoenix, AZ 85014
    (602) 274-3438 (Office)
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