Dr. Gary Dawson, MD

Dr. Gary Dawson, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation  ·  
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Dr. Gary Dawson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

2300 13th St Apt A

Columbus, GA 31906

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Ambetter
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Georgia
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. Dawson's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Spondylitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dawson treats Spondylitis more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dawson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylitis
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dawson treats Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dawson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Chronic Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Dawson treats Chronic Pain more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dawson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Dawson's conditions and procedures:

Adhesive Capsulitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Back Pain
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
Bone Disorders
Brain Disorders
Bursitis
Cancer Pain
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Cervical Spine Myelopathy
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Coccygeal Pain
Degenerative Disc Disease
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Hand Conditions
Heel Spur
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Low Back Pain
Myelopathy
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Block, Sympathetic
Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Runner's Knee
Sacrum Disorders
Shoulder Dislocation
Shoulder Disorders
Spinal Nerve Block
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Spondylosis
Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
Tension Headache
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Upper Back Pain
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate

About Me

Biography

Dr. Gary Dawson, MD is a physical medicine & rehabilitation specialist in Columbus, GA and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Tulane University School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in physical medicine & rehabilitation.

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Board Certifications

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

  • 2002
    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital
    2002
  • 2001
    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Residency Hospital
    2001
  • 1999
    University Of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Internship Hospital
    1999
  • 1997
    Tulane University School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1997

Languages

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Dr. Dawson's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Dawson

3.3

Based on 18 reviews

5 Stars
50%
(9)
4 Stars
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(1)
3 Stars
5.555555555555555%
(1)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
38.888888888888886%
(7)

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Dr will give you shots as often as insurance allows but...when they dont work, refuses to manage chronic pain. PAs, good ones, dont stay long. Luck of the draw who you'll get as you only see dr for injections. Latest PA was very demeaning, unprofessional, makes you feel bad for being in pain. Drug...Read More
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Dr Dawson is everything you would hope to find in a physician. The PA's and other doctor's appear to be equally focused on the proper care and needs of each patient. While the entire practice has been spectacular, a devastating problem currently exist with the quality and dedication to care of...Read More
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Great doc, very caring and detailed. I can't recommend him enough! I've suffered for years and he's really gotten to the bottom of my neck problem.
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The only thing I did not like was reading the statements that was made about my visit. There were things said that was not discussed with me at all that had been written saying it was discussed with me on the day of my visit. Why would a Doctor and PA write that they went over certain things and in...Read More
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Berry good Dr explains everything to u what he will do to help u get through it.I was treated for a high fall onto a conveyor belt.He is a great doctor and the staff treats you as a person not a number.
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Aetna
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Choice Plus Test POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card Test PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Georgia
Blue Choice Option POS
Blue Choice Test HMO
Blue Open Access POS
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
Humana Employers Health Plan of Georgia
Columbus HMO-Standard

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