Dr. Elise Gates, MD

Dr. Elise Gates, MD

Breast Surgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 37
Dr. Elise Gates, MD is a breast surgery specialist in Farmington, CT and has been practicing for 11 years. She graduated from Drexel University College Of Medicine in 2007 and specializes in breast surgery.

399 Farmington Ave Ste 200

Farmington, CT 06032

Contact Information

(860) 246-2071

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Connecticare
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Gates' Experience

Dr. Gates' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Breast Surgery
  • Board certified in General Surgery
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

1  Specialties

  • Breast Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties*

23  Conditions Treated

13  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Axillary Lymph Node Dissection
  • Biopsy of Breast
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Breast Surgical Procedure
  • Excision of Breast Tumor
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Lung Surgery
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Mastectomy
  • Oncoplastic Surgery
  • Paracentesis

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Connecticut.

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.


  • Drexel University College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2007

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gates' Reviews

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

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

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Dr. Gates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

I am confident that I am in good hands and that she would take care of me as if I am a family member. She explains everything as simply and as matter of fact as possible with kindness, sensitivity and warmth, and oes not make you feel rushed.
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Went to consult with Dr Gates today regarding recent mammogram and biopsy report. Dr Gates is exceptionally knowledgeable, put me at total ease and was so kind and empathetic. I would have no hesitation recommending her to anyone who needs surgical referral and feel blessed to have found her.
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My wife is a patient of Dr Gates. Each visit I attended with her. On each visit Dr Gates failed to recognize the fact I was even there until I asked a question. I found that was strange for some reason. Rude is the word that comes to mind ! After I asked a question she seemed to lighten up?? John...more
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Extremely grateful to have her as my surgeon. Did a great job with the surgery. Compassionate, patient, and knowledgeable! Just a wonderful lovely person!
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A kind compassionate and lovely person. Would recommend her to friends and family. All around wonderful surgeon!
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