Dr. Gloydian Cruz-Gomez, MD

Dr. Gloydian Cruz-Gomez, MD

Pain Management  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 38
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Dr. Gloydian Cruz-Gomez, MD is a pain management specialist in Palm Harbor, FL and has been practicing for 7 years. She graduated from Ponce School Of Medicine in 2006 and specializes in pain management, sports rehabilitation medicine, and more.

2835 Alt 19

Palm Harbor, FL 34683

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Freedom Health
  • Golden Rule
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • 4 More

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Cruz-Gomez performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 91% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
high
more than 91% of peers

Dr. Cruz-Gomez'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.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Cruz-Gomez "At Advanced Physical Medicine & Rehab my goal is to provide excellent medical care while improving the quality of life to my patients while restoring full functionality. Our office provides effective treatments for spine/joint pain and restores movement through state-of-the-art technology and cutting edge techniques. We treat occupational injuries, motor vehicle accident trauma, and accept most major insurance plans. The ultimate goal at Advanced PM&R is to tailor a treatment plan for your specific medical needs. Dr. Cruz is Triple Board Certified in the specialties of PM&R as well as Pain Medicine."

7  Specialties

  • Pain Management
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Pain Medicine
  • Spine Physiatry
  • Sports Rehabilitation Medicine

2  Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physician Specialties**
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*

54  Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myofascial Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain
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22  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

  • University Of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2002
  • Ponce School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2006
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
  • University Of Texas Health Science Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • Lags Spine and Sports Care
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
  • Encapsulation-induced aggregation and loss in activity of y-chymotrypsin and their prevention., 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Cruz-Gomez's Reviews

3.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Cruz-Gomez to family and friends
40 total reviews (22 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

  • 5
    (25)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (14)

Dr. Cruz-Gomez'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

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (22)

We started with Dr. Cruz before she went back to Texas for additional education. We were ecstatic when she returned. As soon as we found out she was back, we returned to her practice. Dr. Cruz is thorough, compassionate and very knowledgeable. She always has time to listen, and her staff is...more
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Dr Cruz is an excellent physician. She listens and has genuine concern for her patients. She explains types of treatment for your condition and makes sure the treatment plan is working. Her staff are wonderful. I would happily recommend Dr Cruz to my friends.
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Very nice “bedside manner” went there for cervical spine shot, she said there would be an attending Doctor that performed them, as she has only been doing spinal shots for a couple of years, per her staff. Instead I was given a thoracic spine pain shot, no other Dr. there. I was used to Safety...more
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Great bedside manner and easy to talk to. Very efficient staff who are easy to work with.
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I have been a patient of Dr. Cruz since she opened for business. I appreciate getting in to see her in a timely fashion; wait time is so minimal. Dr. Cruz answers any questions in a way I can understand. She has a gentle touch. The staff is always so nice and makes me feel welcome/remembered. ...more
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