Dr. Gary Beste, MD

Dr. Gary Beste, MD

Geriatric Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 64
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Dr. Gary Beste, MD is a geriatric medicine specialist in Newark, DE and has been practicing for 35 years. He graduated from Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ in 1980 and specializes in geriatric medicine and family medicine.

313 W Main St Ste A

Newark, DE 19711

Contact Information

(302) 731-4620

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Beste performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
very high
more than 93% of peers
Elbow Injuries
very high
more than 92% of peers
Acute Lower Respiratory Infection
very high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Beste's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

2  Specialties

  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Family Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

278  Conditions Treated

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28  Procedures

  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Anemia and Iron Deficiency Screening
  • Arterial Blood Gas Test (ABG)
  • Cardiovascular Stress Test
  • Care Coordination for Complex Conditions and Procedures
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Diabetes Screening
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Fecal Occult Blood Test for Colorectal Cancer
  • Hearing Screening
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Hepatitis Screening
  • HIV Screening
  • Immunization
  • Incision and Removal of Foreign Object
  • Liver Function Test
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Paracentesis
  • Prostate Cancer Screening
  • Pulmonary Function Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Wellness Examination

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Delaware.

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.

Education

  • Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ
    Medical School | Graduated 1980
  • Conemaugh Valley Meml Hosp
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1981
  • Conemaugh Valley Meml Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Beste has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

Dr. Beste does not have any memberships or affiliations listed. If you are Dr. Beste and would like to add memberships or affiliations, please update your profile.

Dr. Beste's Reviews

3.8
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Beste to family and friends
12 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Beste's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    VERY GOOD
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness

    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Beste has a terrific practice. Kind, compassionate, professional staff. Sheri Smith, NP, is smart, thorough and takes the time to make sure the patient understands what she has said and the plan going forward. The follow up is timely so, I always know what to expect from them and likewise what...more
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