Dr. David Geckle, MD

Dr. David Geckle, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 55
Dr. David Geckle, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Richmond, VA and has been practicing for 23 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1989 and specializes in neurosurgery.

1651 N Parham Rd

Richmond, VA 23229

Contact Information

(804) 288-8248

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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more than 98% of peers
Subdural Hemorrhage
very high
more than 96% of peers
Bone Disorders
very high
more than 96% of peers

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1  Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

55  Conditions Treated

  • 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
  • Broken Neck
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epidural Hematoma
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • 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 Tumor
  • 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
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Virginia.

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.


  • University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1989
  • Case Western Reserve University Univhospcleveland
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1995

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Geckle has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. David Geckle, MD
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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Midlothian, VA – Aug 12, 2016
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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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Nancy PJ in Deltaville, Va – Jul 24, 2016
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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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Karen in South Chesterfield , VA – Feb 21, 2016
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