Dr. Richard E. Gayles, MD

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Specializes in Pain Medicine • Male • Age 48

595 N Courtenay Pkwy Suite 101
Merritt Island, FL 32953
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Dr. Gayles' Experience

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology, 1998
  • Pain Medicine, 2011
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Background Check for Dr. Gayles

0 Malpractice Claims

  • No malpractice history found for Florida.
  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

4 Board Actions

  • Disciplinary action in another state  (3/9/2011)
  • Action Taken: Other
  • Allegation of Complaint: Richard Everard Gayles, MD License 35 069743

    Nature of Complaint

    The physician has been disciplined in the State of Florida.

    Action Taken

    In lieu of formal proceedings, the physician entered into a Consent Agreement with the State Medical Board of Ohio in which the Board ORDERED that no further action be taken in the matter of the physician.

  • State: Ohio
  • Wrong-site surgery  (8/23/2010)
  • Action Taken: Release from Prior Order
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Richard Everard Gayles; License # ME73164; Case # 2007-00782

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician previously on 10-16-2009 entered into a Settlement Agreement with the Florida Board of Medicine.

    Action Taken-Obligations Satisfied

  • State: Florida
  • Disciplinary action in another state  (6/15/2010)
  • Action Taken: Other
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Richard Everard Gayles, Jr.; License # 0101239039

    Nature of Complaint:

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

    The Florida Board of Medicine approved a Settlement Agreement entered into by the physician and the Florida Department of Health. The physician was issued a letter of concern, required to pay an administrative fine and costs, perform fifty hours of community service, complete five hours of continuing medical education in risk management, and present a one hour lecture/seminar on wrong site surgeries. The action was based on findings that on 11-14-2006 the physician performed a wrong-site procedure by injecting a left-sided transforaminal epidural instead of injecting a right-sided transforaminal epidural.

    Action Taken:

    The physician has entered into a Consent Order with the Virginia Board of Medicine as follows:

    1. The physician shall comply with the terms and conditions of the Florida Settlement Agreement.
    2. The physician shall provide written notification to the Virginia Board of Medicine of any change in the Florida Settlement Agreement within ten days of such change.
    3. The physician shall authorize free communication between the Virginia Board of Medicine and the Florida Board of Medicine.

    October 15, 2010-Matter Closed

    The physician has complied with the terms of the 06-15-2010 Consent Order. The physician currently has a full and unrestricted license in the State of Virginia.

  • State: Virginia
  • Wrong-site surgery  (10/16/2009)
  • Action Taken: Education
  • Allegation of Complaint: Dr. Richard Everard Gayles; License # ME73164

    Nature of Complaint:

    The physician on 11-14-2006 performed a left-sided transforaminal epidural injection on a patient instead of a right-sided transforaminal epidural injection.

    Action Taken-Final Order

    The physician has entered into a Settlement Agreement with the Florida Board of Medicine subject to the following:

    1. The physician has been issued a Letter of Concern from the Board.
    2. The physician shall pay a Fine in the amount of $5,000.00 plus costs in the amount of $2837.24 to the Board within thirty days.
    3. The physician shall perform fifty hours of community service within one year.
    4. The physician shall complete five hours of continuing medical education in risk management within one year.
    5. The physician shall present a one hour lecture/seminar on wrong site surgeries to medical staff at an approved medical facility.
  • State: Florida
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Education & Training

Medical School

University Of Michigan Medical School
Graduated in 1991

Internship Hospital

St John Hospital
Complete in 1992

Residency Hospital

Johns Hopkins Hospital Anes Crit Care Med
Complete in 1995

Fellowship Hospital

Cleveland Clin Found
Complete in 1997
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Languages Spoken by Dr. Gayles & Staff

  • English
  • Spanish

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