Dr. Gloydian Cruz-Gomez, MD
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Interventional Spine Medicine | Female

Care Philosophy

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.

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Biography

Dr. Gloydian Cruz-Gomez, MD is an interventional spine medicine doctor who practices in Palm Harbor, FL. She is 37 years old and has been practicing for 11 years. Dr. Cruz-Gomez is affiliated with Mease Countryside Hospital.

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Dr. Cruz-Gomez's Reviews

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based on 27 total surveys (10 with reviews)
Dr. Cruz-Gomez's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Reviews (10)
in Palm Harbor, FL |
I would recommend Dr. Cruz to anyone that needs help with spine or joint pain. I have had chronic back pain for the past 5 years, and have been to physical therapy, which was of some help, as well as other pain management Dr's. Dr. Cruz listened to my issues and concerns, and Explained to me what the problem was with my back, and the options as to getting pain relief .Dr Cruz was able to relieve 95% of my pain. Her and her staff are caring and concerned about the patient. I'm very happy
New Port Richey, FL |
Not recommended at all. Very poor treatment.
in St Petersburg, FL |
Dr Cruz has been very compasionate towards me. She always listens to me and my needs and is quick to address them.
Palm Harbor, FL |
She does not listen did not do anything for my pain no med even with Mri's showing multiple back joint prob causing pain. Home with nothing waited 2 wk for appt in pain So so disappointed never go again ! She web site advertise false!! Only got appt for injection lower back in 16 DAYS!!!$$$$$$more for her in 16 days!! Going home in PAin!!!Big $$$$in 16 days4 her!!! Again! Today for me just pain!! She not listen and no care!! Lie on web site !! In office they say different once you see Dr.!!
in Land O Lakes, FL |
Dr. Cruz is an amazing doctor. Will definitely recommend her to anyone.
in St Petersburg, FL |
Dr. Cruz is an awesome doctor! Extremely intelligent. Listens to what you have to say. Makes sure that you understand everything you have been told before leave the office. She is very personable, as well as her staff. She nothing less than a truly compassionate professional doctor, that genuinely cares and in just the money. I would highly reccomend her.
in Palm Harbor, FL |
Both her spinal injections failed and she refused to give me anything for pain.
in Palm Harbor, FL |
She does not fulfill promises made to referring physician or patient. She also does not care if you have chronic pain therefore she will not prescribe opiates after several visits if at all. If you require strong pain meds on a contiuous basis do not waste your time or money with this doctor!
in Palm Harbor, FL |
Dr. Cruz has changed my life for the better! Thanks to her injection treatments on my low back and knees, I am able to walk better, stand longer, enjoy time with my grandkids, and even golf again regularly! She spent so much time with me, did a more extensive physical exam than I ever had! Her staff can't be beat...they treat you just like family and I've never felt so comfortable and happy at a doctor's office. Even the way the office is decorated gives you a sense of calm and ease.
in Dunedin, FL |
I WAS REFERRED TO HER AS 3 OTHER DOCTORS COULDN'T FIGURE OUT THE CAUSES OF MY FINGER, HAND & ARM PAIN. DURING MY FIRST VISIT SHE SCHEDULED AN EMG TEST THE FOLLOWING WEEK. THIS TEST SHOWED THAT I HAD CARPEL TUNNEL SYNDROME AND ALSO A PROBLEM WITH MY ULNAR NERVE,. THANK GOD I FOUND HER AS SHE IS ONE OF THE BEST DOCTORS THAT I'VE EVER HAD THE PLEASURE OF SEEING.
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Dr. Cruz-Gomez's Care Philosophy

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.

Dr. Cruz-Gomez's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Interventional Spine Medicine
  •  Board certified in Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

Awards & Recognition

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

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    Sanctions

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Board Certifications

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  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Conditions Treated

  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • 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
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • 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
  • Upper Back Pain

Education

  • Medical School
    Ponce School of Medicine

    Graduated in 2006

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Texas Health Science Center

    Completed in 2008

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Texas Health Science Center

    Completed in 2010

  • Fellowship Hospital
    Lags Spine and Sports Care

    Completed in 2011

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Puerto Rico / Medical Sciences Campus

    Graduated in 2002

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Specialties

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

Procedures Performed

  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Fluoroscopic-Guided Hip Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Joint Injection
  • Medical Branch Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Rhizotomy
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Trigger Point Injection