Dr. Oscar Gaines, MD

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Specializes in Family Medicine • Male • Age 61

2016 Ocilla Rd
Douglas, GA 31533
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2016 Ocilla Rd
Douglas, GA 31533
357 Cargile Rd
Ocilla, GA 31774
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    Dr. Gaines' Experience

    Specialties

    • Family Medicine
    • Internal Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine
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    Background Check for Dr. Gaines

    0 Malpractice Claims

    • No malpractice history found for Georgia.
    • Disciplinary action in another state  (3/23/2005)
    • Action Taken: Revocation
    • Summary: Dr Oscar C. Gaines; License # 18849

      Nature of Complaint:

      The Physician has been the subject of disciplinary action in another state.

      The Physician had been disciplined in the State of Georgia for allowing non-physician personnel to fill out prescription blanks that had been previously signed by the Physician.

      Action Taken:

      The Board has Revoked the Physician's license to practice medicine in Tennessee.

    • State: Tennessee

    1 Board Action

    • Other  (6/8/2009)
    • Action Taken: License Reinstatement without Restrictions
    • Summary: Please reference the following Document
    • State: Georgia
    • Documentation: Download here (PDF)
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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Meharry Med Coll Sch Of Med
    Graduated in 1982
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gaines & Staff

    • English
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    Office Locations

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    2016 Ocilla Rd
    Douglas, GA 31533
    (912) 384-2252 (Office)
    (912) 384-8888 (Fax)
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    357 Cargile Rd
    Ocilla, GA 31774
    (229) 468-9160 (Office)
    (229) 468-5526 (Fax)
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    202 S Cherry St
    Ocilla, GA 31774
    (229) 468-7762 (Office)
    (229) 468-9302 (Fax)
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    Tell us about the office & staff
    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    Under 10 minutes
    Tell us about Dr. Gaines
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    Tell us about yourself How's this used?
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    18 – 24 years old
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