Dr. Joseph Galate Sr, MD

Dr. Joseph Galate Sr, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 50
(14)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Joseph Galate Sr, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Overland Park, KS. He is 50 years old and has been practicing for 20 years.

10777 Nall Ave Ste 120

Overland Park, KS 66211

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

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Spondylolisthesis
very high
more than 89% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
high
more than 89% of peers
Spondylitis
high
more than 86% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Neck Muscle Strain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Kansas.

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

  • Univ Of Mo Columbia Sch Of Med
    Medical School | Graduated 1994
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1995
  • U Mo-Columbia
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1998
  • University Of Missouri Kansas City
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Galate Sr has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Galate Sr's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Galate Sr to family and friends
3.3
based on 14 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (14)

  • 5
    (8)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (6)

Dr. Galate Sr's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
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 (4)

in Pleasant Hill, MO |
Dr. Galate is direct and informative about appropriate treatment options. The staff are always helpful and friendly. I feel cared about and comfortable at his office.
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in Overland Park, KS |
My Dad was an OB/GYN. And, I have an old school view of doctors. I'm not interested in expensive carpet and artwork on the walls of a waiting room. I'm not interested in this new "touchy feely" way doctors are going about with their patient interaction. I want the focus to be strictly on my...more
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Straight shooter. I thought I would need surgery and he said it's not worth it. Epidurals will be enough. He went out of his way to make me comfortable and educate me on my back issues and how to try to avoid further issues in the future. He's not a hold your hand and coddle you kind of guy. He's...more
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in Kansas City, MO |
Dr. Galate is AWESOME! If you want someone that is willing to fight for the best interest of his patients, not just what the insurance company is willing to pay for, this is your doc! Dr. Galate is a tell-it-to-you-straight, no nonsense doc that I respect and appreciate
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Galate Sr accepts 5 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Galate Sr has admitting privileges

Saint Luke's South Hospital
12300 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66213
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