Dr. Gregory Gullung, MD

Dr. Gregory Gullung, MD

Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 39
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Dr. Gregory Gullung, MD is a minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Birmingham, AL and has been practicing for 7 years. He graduated from La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans in 2005 and specializes in minimally invasive orthopedic spine surgery, orthopedic spine surgery, and more.

1801 Gadsden Hwy

Birmingham, AL 35235

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • Worker's Compensation

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Top Care Areas

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Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Low Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Back Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gullung "I believe in discussing, with the patient, their goals and treatment options. With a focus on providing the least invasive care that will give them the best possible outcome, and provide them with the lifestyle they desire. I am able to provide many of these services in house to provide reliable and efficient care for my patients."

3  Specialties

  • Minimally Invasive Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Interventional Spine Medicine
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery*

71  Conditions Treated

  • Ankylosing Spondylitis
  • Arthritis
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Broken Neck
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cervical Disc Degeneration
  • Cervical Herniated Disc
  • Cervical Radiculopathy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Cervical Spondylitis
  • Cervical Spondylolisthesis
  • Cervical Sprain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Compression Fracture
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Degenerative Spondylolisthesis
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hip Fracture
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Kyphosis
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuritis
  • Osteoporotic Spine Fractures
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Pinched Nerve
  • Pinched Nerve in Back
  • Pinched Nerve in Neck
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculitis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Pain
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Compression Fracture
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vertebral Column Tumors
  • Vertebral Compression Fractures
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46  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Plating and Fusion
  • Anterior Cervical Microdiscectomy With Fusion
  • Carpal Tunnel Release
  • Cervical Artificial Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Disc Replacement
  • Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Cervical Microdiscectomy
  • Cervical Spine Surgery
  • Complex Spine Surgery
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Fracture Care
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Image-Guided Spine Surgery
  • Knee and Leg Fracture and Dislocation Treatment
  • Kyphoplasty, Percutaneous
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Lower Spine Surgery
  • Lumbar Fusion
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Lumbar Microdiscectomy
  • Lumbar Spine Surgery
  • Microdiscectomy
  • Microsurgical Spine Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive and Navigational Procedure
  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Percutaneous Disc Decompression
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Separated Femoral Epiphysis Treatment
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Discectomy
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Internal Fixation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstruction
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spine Fracture Treatment
  • Spine Surgery
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • XLIF® (eXtreme Lateral Interbody Fusion) Procedure
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Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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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 Mississippi
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2001
  • La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans
    Medical School | Graduated 2005
  • Uab Med Ctr
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2006
  • Uab Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2010
  • University Of Mississippi Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2011

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gullung has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gullung's Reviews

4.9
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gullung to family and friends
83 total reviews (31 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (83)

  • 5
    (81)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (1)

Dr. Gullung's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (31)

Dr. Gullung and staff have been excellent and will highly recommend to anyone!
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100% recommended! Love the care I have and continue to receive. Dr. G and Billy and staff are awesome.
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Dr. Gullung was very good. He handled all of my problems very well. I would highly recommend him to anyone with back problems.
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OMG! This doctor is amazing! He performed surgery on my lumbar area 4/10/17 and I noticed the difference with 2 days. I had been having pain blocks several times a year for about 6 + years because I had been told that I wasn’t a surgery candidate. My niece had used Dr. Gullung so I decided to see...more
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