Dr. Gladstone McDowell II, MD

Dr. Gladstone McDowell II, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 62
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Gladstone McDowell II, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Columbus, OH. He is 62 years old and has been practicing for 36 years.

1210 Gemini Pl Ste 300

Columbus, OH 43240

Contact Information

(614) 383-6450

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna

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Top Care Areas


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

Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 94% of peers

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  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

Board Certifications

Dr. McDowell II does not have any board certifications listed.


Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Postherpetic Neuralgia
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain


Read More


  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Stellate Ganglion Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Ohio.

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.


  • Univ Of Tx Med Sch At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • Oh State University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. McDowell II has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. McDowell II has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. McDowell II's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. McDowell II to family and friends
based on 35 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (35)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. McDowell II's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

in Groveport, OH |
Recommended Dr. McDowell several times. He is the kindest, most sincere and proactive physician I've ever had. He listens, examines, observes and proposes treatment. Decades of chronic pain is satisfactorily being treated for the first time. His knowledge of new therapies is astounding and offers...more
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Delaware, OH |
Nice doctor who is very adept. Staff are incompetent, neglectful, and rude. Doctor is nearly impossible to be reached for questions without an appointment. His staff are a barrier to provision of good care.
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Columbus, OH |
I often wait 45 minutes to an hour to see the doctor, and this makes me wonder if the office staff purposefully over-schedule patient visits. As far as scheduling goes, it's not unusual to get a voice mail box that is full where I can't leave a message. More often, I am able to leave a message...more
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in Marietta, OH |
5 STARS in every field! I was a nurse before getting sick and my back problems are only an exacerbating issue! When I say getting sick, I mean I had a tumultuous trend of horrendous things to deal with, and that having been said, not many doctors understood me as " the entire patient"! But Dr...more
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in Columbus OH |
I had been going for 2 years and was a few minutes. Even though I was on medication what causes seizures it just stopped, he sent me a letter and juse dropped me. They would not release my records so I could not find who see me before they got my records. I ended up in the hospital because I got so...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. McDowell II accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. McDowell II has admitting privileges

Dublin Methodist Hospital
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Riverside Methodist Hospital
3535 Olentangy River Rd
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