Dr. Gregory Ales, DO

Dr. Gregory Ales, DO

Neurology  ·  
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Age 48
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Dr. Gregory Ales, DO is a neurology specialist in Colorado Springs, CO and has been practicing for 16 years. He graduated from Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center in 1998 and specializes in neurology.Read his story

2312 N Nevada Ave Ste 100

Colorado Springs, CO 80907

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • American Republic
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Assurant Health
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Top Care Areas

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

Restless Leg Syndrome
very high
more than 96% of peers
All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
high
more than 89% of peers
Essential Tremor
high
more than 88% of peers

Dr. Ales'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.

Dr. Ales' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ales "Dr. Ales completed his undergraduate degree in Biological Sciences at the University of California at Santa Barbara. His interest in neurology stemmed from neuroscience classes taken during his undergraduate studies. An interest in a more holistic approach to medicine led him to seek training at an osteopathic medical school. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic medicine degree from Des Moines University in Iowa. Dr. Ales completed his internship in Internal Medicine and residency in Neurology at George Washington University in Washington D.C.After residency, Dr. Ales completed four years of active duty service in the United States Army at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center in San Antonio. During these years he cared for many returning soldiers from the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He also served on a rapid response team for biological, chemical, and nuclear attacks.Dr. Ales has been married for nineteen years and is the proud father of three children. He and his family are excited to reside in Colorado as they are outdoor enthusiasts including mountain biking, camping, hiking, and skiing. Dr. Ales enjoys gardening and woodworking and volunteers at many church related activities."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ales "Colorado Springs Neurological Associates is committed to improving the lives of patients and their families by providing exceptional, compassionate, and high quality healthcare that promotes the dignity and well-being of the people we serve. Each patients comfort is our main concern.We believe that it is important to develop a doctor – patient relationship based upon mutual respect and trust.If you're looking for a professional team to help you, or if you're having trouble living with one of the many neurological or neurosurgical disorders, please do not hesitate to call Colorado Springs Neurological Associates."

1  Specialties

  • Neurology

1  Board Certifications

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

72  Conditions Treated

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3  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Colorado.

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 California At Santa Barbra
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1992
  • Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center
    Medical School | Graduated 1998
  • George Washington University Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1999
  • George Washington Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2002

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Ales has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Ales' Reviews

4.1
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Ales to family and friends
42 total reviews (12 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (42)

  • 5
    (30)
  • 4
    (3)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Ales' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (12)

Dr. Ales was clearly intimidated and put off by my respectful self-advocacy, preparedness, and complex medical history. Rude and condescending right from the start. He was in a hurry and talked over me; I was attempting to explain the nature of my visit when I was verbally shut down. This greatly...more
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Dr. Ales is incredible. He's on time for his appointments; made me feel like my concerns were important and addressed them; discussed multiple options for how best to treat my migraines; and is very personable. I have hormonal migraines, and when a few options didn't work, we discussed other...more
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My visit with Dr. Ales was very pleasant. I was seen in a timely manner and most importantly, he took the time to listen to my symptoms regarding my headaches. He was thorough and explained my disease and gave me options to treat my headaches. The staff was excellent.
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Normally I love leaving positivity and good reviews for doctors. Unfortunately, I cannot be honest and do that for Dr. Ales. He was impersonal, and downright rude to me and my situation. He performed a standard check-up and had his nurse copy some of my previous tests and decided to charge $670 for...more
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Dr. Ales helped me understand my neuropathy and prescribed the right medication. I have not slept well for over 6 weeks and now I have no pain and sleep well! Thank you Dr. Ales
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