Dr. David Black, MD

Dr. David Black, MD

Family Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 67
Dr. David Black, MD is a family medicine specialist in Gainesville, FL and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med in 1983 and specializes in family medicine.

720 SW 2nd Ave Ste 206

Gainesville, FL 32601

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida

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Dr. Black's Experience

Dr. Black's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Family Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Family Medicine*

220  Conditions Treated

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26  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Counseling
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis B Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Pap Smear
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Sickle Cell Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

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.


  • Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1983
  • Alachua Genl Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • Alachua Genl Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Black has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Black's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Black to family and friends
22 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (22)

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Dr. Black's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Dr Black is an excellent physician . He is knowledgeable, kind, caring —he never over-perscribes medication. He is practical in the extreme and gentle, He epitomizes “ the good doctor” with a country doctor manner! I have recommended him to many friends that say the same things about this truly...more
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Dr. Black overall is pleasant but seems dismissive when I asked questions. He seems most interested in triathlons and kicking your case down the road to the next physician, even for something minor or unclear diagnosis. His nurse is excellent but the office staff seems confused and overwhelmed....more
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I feel so fortunate to have Dr Black as my primary care physician. He is an incredibly competent and compassionate practitioner as well as general contributor to the well being of our society. The Gainesville community is genuinely fortunate to be served by David Black.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Black's for 25 years, and consider myself extremely lucky that he is my physician, and that I get simultaneously professionalism and competence as well as David's sense of humanity. He takes time to listen to stories, not just medical ones, and gets to know his...more
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The absolutely most incompetent physician's office I have ever dealt with. Extremely poor office staff, follow-through, communication, etc. Unreal. Over the 12 years I have been dealing with this office from a healthcare provider's standpoint - they have continued to get worse. Horrible with...more
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