Dr. Gennady Gekht, MD

Dr. Gennady Gekht, MD

Interventional Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 44
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Dr. Gennady Gekht, MD is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Lakewood Ranch, FL and has been practicing for 17 years. He graduated from Emory University in 2001 and specializes in interventional pain medicine, pain medicine, and more.Read his story

8340 Lakewood Ranch Blvd Ste 300

Lakewood Ranch, FL 34202

Contact Information

(941) 792-1404

Insurance Accepted

  • AARP
  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Florida
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Coventry Health Care of Florida, Inc.
  • Evolutions Healthcare Systems
  • 12 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Peripheral Nerve Block
very high
more than 99% of peers
Nerve Block, Somatic
very high
more than 99% of peers
Spondylitis
very high
more than 99% of peers

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Dr. Gekht's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gekht "Dr. Gennady Gekht is a board certified pain management physician who specializes in interventional treatments of the neck and spine. He is especially interested in neuromuscular disorders related to pain of the legs, hands, neck and back. Dr. Gekht also specializes in Spinal Cord Stimulation, vertebral compression fractures and pelvic fractures. He is trained in headache management receiving a certification for headache medicine from United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties. Dr. Gekht is passionate about uncovering new advancements in intervention pain management treatments and works closely with the International Pain Institute teaching his peers the latest procedures in interventional care. Dr. Gekht enjoys spending time with his wife and two young children. He continues to enjoy outdoor activities and exercise. In fact, you're likely to see him running over the Ringling Bridge in the early morning."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gekht "We are a world-class healthcare organization specializing in the care and treatment of the entire musculoskeletal system, including: orthopedics, sports medicine, and pain management. Our specialists also have advanced expertise in work-related injuries, participate in clinical research trials and offer a host of onsite services, including outpatient surgery, diagnostic imaging and physical therapy."

3  Specialties

  • Interventional Pain Medicine
  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Neurology
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Psychiatry & Neurology*

49  Conditions Treated

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15  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • Emory University
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Emory University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Emory Univeristy
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed
  • Mayo Medical School
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gekht has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gekht's Reviews

4.0
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gekht to family and friends
51 total reviews (19 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (51)

  • 5
    (37)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Gekht's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent

    VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (19)

Shame! I have been seeing Dr Gekht for 4 yrs. I had good results then.. Now, 4 shots later, no relief. His excellent PA Teresa left last yea, and the current people working with Gekht pale in comparison. Return phone calls are not timely, with staffers oblivious to patients' urgent need for pain...more
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Dr. Gekht has been very helpful and kind to me. However, after a year of treatment, I still have chronic pain. On several visits, I have only seen his PA, Brianna. She is patronizing and condescending and seems totally uninterested in my pain management. I am not happy with paying...more
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Outstanding doctor! Very experienced , down to earth and cares for his patients.
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Thank you so much for your positive review! We are thrilled we could help you and hope you continue to improve!

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This sounds melodramatic but this doctor has changed my life. I lived with constant severe pain despite multiple surgeries. The final fusion (S1 - T12) stabilized my back but I still had incredible nerve pain. Dr. Gekht installed a spinal cord stimulator which has been nothing short of a...more
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Thank you so much for your kind words! All of the Coastal's Physicians strive to get their patients back to doing what they love and when we hear success stories like yours it makes that goal a reality! We hope you continue to stay happy and healthy!

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I've suffered back pain for several years. Went to many doctors, physical therapists, and chiropractors, All to no avail. Someone recommended Dr Gekht and I thought what do I have to lose? Coastal orthopedics have the latest and best technology and equipment and absolutely the best doctor....more
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