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Dr. David Geckle, MD

Neurosurgery ·  Male · Age 56

Dr. Geckle

Dr. David Geckle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.


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(804) 288-8248

Dr. Geckle accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
KeyCare PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Choice Advantage
Blue Preferred PPO
CareFirst Maryland POS
Cigna
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Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Southern Health PPO
Humana
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MultiPlan
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Geckle's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Spondylosis
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geckle treats Spondylosis more than 98% of his peers

Dr. Geckle treats this condition more than 98% of his peers

Spinal Cord Stimulation
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geckle performs Spinal Cord Stimulation more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Geckle performs this procedure more than 97% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Geckle treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Geckle treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis

Dr. Geckle's conditions and procedures:

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cauda Equina Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epidural Lysis of Adhesions (LOA)
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Thrombosis
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vascular Transcatheter Embolization
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Geckle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

1995
Case Western Reserve University Univhospcleveland
Residency Hospital
1989
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
Medical School
1995
1989

Awards

Dr. Geckle's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Geckle

4.2

Based on 22 reviews

5 Stars
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4 Stars
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3 Stars
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2 Stars
4.545454545454546%
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1 Star
13.636363636363637%
(3)

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Does not return phone calls
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not very professional staff waited five days for return call as to the diagnosis even after repeated messages to both offices. was given a varied number of excuses some of which are understable. BUT, waiting five days is a bit much. be aware of the chippenham office
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Dr Geckle performed a surgery on me 17+ years ago so when I had Lumbar issues I had a 2nd opinion from Dr Geckle and opted to go with him. I can't say that I feel really comfortable with my decision after a month out after surgery. I have had real concerns and his follow up is deplorable bar none....Read More
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I have Degenerative Disc Disease , I have had this problem for the last 20 years. Moving from New Jersey to VA in 1995 I was lucky enough to find Dr. G in 2008.& there is no one else I would let take care of me besides Dr. G! He has the most amazing bed side manor & really cares for his patience's....Read More
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