Dr. Mark Gustafson, MD

Gynecology •  Male • Age 65

  66 Reviews

Dr. Mark Gustafson, MD is a gynecology specialist in Salem, VA and has been practicing for 34 years. He specializes in gynecology.


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4.8

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Dr. Mark Gustafson is the most caring, considerate, kind and professional health care provider I have ever known. He listens, interacts, and genuinely cares. He talks to you before and after your exam, and is never in a hurry. He is completely and totally focused on you while you are in his care. I have the utmost respect and highest opinion of him. He is a true professional.
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Dr. Gustafson is a wonderful doctor. I've been using his practice for close to 20 years and highly recommend him.
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I have seen Dr. Gustafson for a few years. I find him very kind and not rushed. He goes over everything. The staff was very nice also.
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Doctor is very knowledgeable in explaining and answers all of my questions. He is always very pleasant
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Dr. Gustafson and staff, it is always good to be treated with professionalism and care...U R # 1 ??
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Had a Pap smear and Mammogram. Very thorough checkup.
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Absolutely focused on patient and sensitive to issue at hand
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Dr. Gustafson has an incredible reputation and I highly recommend him as a practitioner.
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Very good experience
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Dr Gustafson has been my doctor for many years. He is always the same every time I see him. He has a calm, friendly demeanor, takes the time to explain in a way that is easy to understand. I feel that he is truly interested in my health and well being.
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Dr. Gustafson accepts the following insurance:

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AvMed
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MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO
Optima Health
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PHP-Physicians Health Plan
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Tricare
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UnitedHealthCare
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Navigate HMO
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Universal American
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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Virginia
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gustafson's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gustafson treats Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gustafson treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Atrophic Vaginitis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gustafson treats Atrophic Vaginitis more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gustafson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gustafson treats Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea) more than 99% of his peers

Dr. Gustafson treats this condition more than 99% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorders
  • Premenstrual Syndrome

Dr. Gustafson's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
  • Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Amenorrhea
  • Asymptomatic Post-Menopausal Status
  • Atrophic Vaginitis
  • Birth Control
  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Breast Diseases
  • Breast Pain
  • Cancer
  • Carcinoma in Situ
  • Cervical Cancer
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Cervicitis
  • Chlamydia Infections
  • Cholesterol Screening
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Colpopexy
  • Colporrhaphy
  • Colposcopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Destruction or Excision of Lesion of Cervix (incl. LEEP)
  • Destruction or Excision of Vaginal Lesions
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endocervical Curettage
  • Endometriosis
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Excision of Cervix
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Female Infertility
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • Gestational Diabetes
  • Gonorrhea Infections
  • Gonorrhea Screening
  • Gynecologic Cancer
  • Gynecologic Cancer Screening
  • Hemorrhoids
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypertension
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Incontinence Sling Procedure
  • Incontinence Surgery
  • Infertility
  • Irregular Periods
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Menstrual Migraine
  • Miscarriages
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Nausea
  • Noninflammatory Cervical Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Osteopenia
  • Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Screening
  • Ovarian Cancer
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Perimenopause
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Pregestational Diabetes Mellitus
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Prolapsed Bladder
  • Rectocele
  • Rectovaginal Fistula
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Rh Incompatibility Screening
  • Sexual Dysfunction
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Syphilis Screening
  • Thrombosis
  • Thyroid Screening
  • Trichomoniasis
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Ultrasound, Pelvic
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary-Genital Tract Fistula, Female
  • Uterine Cancer
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Cancer
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginectomy
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vulvar Cancer
  • Vulvar Diseases
  • Vulvectomy
  • Wound Repair
  • Yeast Infections

About Me

"I always work with and for wonderful people. I love my job" - Anonymous

Specialties

  • Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1985
Vcu Med College Of Virginia
Residency Hospital
1982
Virginia Commonwealth University / Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine
Internship Hospital
1981
University of Virginia / Main Campus
Medical School
1977
University of Virginia
Undergraduate School
1985
1982
1981
1977

Languages

  • French
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

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68% Patient experience rating, 1% lower than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)