Dr. John W. Gilbert, MD

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Specializes in Neurosurgery • Male • Age 57

1721 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY 40503
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Dr. Gilbert:

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Dr. Gilbert's Experience

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Dr. Gilbert's Care Philosophy

Dr. Gilbert's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Gilbert Performs

Conditions Dr. Gilbert Treats

  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
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Hospital Quality

The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

University of Kentucky Hospital
1000 S. Limestone
Lexington, KY 40536

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9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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Patient Satisfaction

Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gilbert

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
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1721 Nicholasville Rd
Lexington, KY 40503
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    Dr. Gilbert's Experience

    Research training, expertise and qualifications

    Dr. Gilbert's Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurosurgery

    Board Certifications

    • Neurosurgery, 1993
    1
    • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
    • Herniated Disc Surgery
    • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
    • Neuroplasty
    • Neurostimulation
    • Neurostimulation, Spinal
    • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
    • Spinal Fusion
    • Spinal Nerve Block
    • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
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    • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
    • Brain Cancer
    • Degenerative Disc Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Myelopathy
    • Osteoarthritis of Spine
    • Pathological Spine Fracture
    • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Scoliosis
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Spine Deformities
    • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
    • Spondylolisthesis
    • Stroke
    3

    Background Check for Dr. Gilbert

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kentucky.
    • 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

    University Of Kentucky College Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984

    Internship Hospital

    Chandler Med Center
    Complete in 1985

    Residency Hospital

    Chandler Med Center
    Complete in 1990
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gilbert & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Gilbert's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at University of Kentucky Hospital where Dr. Gilbert has admitting privileges:

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    • University of Kentucky Hospital

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    8 Facts About Patient Satisfaction Surveys

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Gilbert

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gilbert to family and friends

    28 responses
    below
    national average

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    Dr. Gilbert's Office & Staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    25 responses
    below
    national average
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    31 – 45 minutes 26 responses
    longer than
    national average
    Experience with Dr. Gilbert
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    28 responses
    below
    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    28 responses
    below
    national average

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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Gilbert accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

    What insurance does he accept?

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    Office Locations

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    Kentucky Pain Care
    Kentucky Pain Care of Lexington
    1721 Nicholasville Rd
    Lexington, KY 40503
    (859) 554-1519 (Office)
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