Dr. Michael Gorback, MD

Dr. Michael Gorback, MD

Pain Medicine  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(36)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Michael Gorback, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Webster, TX. He is 64 years old and has been practicing for 33 years.

17099 N Texas Ave Ste 300

Webster, TX 77598

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Cigna
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
  • 6 More

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Top Care Areas

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Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 94% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 93% of peers
Spondylosis
very high
more than 93% of peers

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
  • Pain Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Anesthesiology*
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Conditions Treated

  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Postoperative Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Facet Joint Pain
  • Fracture
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Disc Degeneration
  • Lumbar Herniated Disc
  • Lumbar Radiculopathy
  • Myelopathy
  • Neck Pain
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Cervical Facet Joint Injection
  • Cervical Medial Branch Block
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • Discography
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Injection
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Block
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Lumbar Facet Joint Injection
  • Lumbar Medial Branch Radiofrequency Neurotomy
  • Lumbar Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Radiofrequency Nerve Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Pump Implant
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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 Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1979
  • Brown University/Rhode Island Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1980
  • Harvard Medical School (Massachusetts General Hospital / Brigham and Women's Hospital)
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1983
  • Harvard Med Sch / Mass Gen Hosp / Brigham Wom Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gorback has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gorback's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorback to family and friends
3.5
based on 36 total reviews (7 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (36)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (13)

Dr. Gorback's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

Dr. Gorback is very thorough. He listens to his patient, makes many notes and does very complete examinations. He doesn't just write a prescription and send you on your way. He wants to thoroughly understand the problem before treating it. It is refreshing to find a doctor who spends so much...more
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in Webster, TX |
I have been going to Dr. Gorbach for two years his expertise has solved all of my pains
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in Houston, TX |
DR. Gorback is a very professional and knowledgeable pain management doctor that is dedicated to the improvement of his patients. The treatment I received was administered in a very professional and competent manner. Appointments were attended to a prompt manner and his explanation of treatment...more
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Friendswood, TX |
He was very rude,poor bedside manners. Does not listen to his patients. Center for pain relief, what a joke! I would not reffer my worst enemy to see him.
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in Bacliff, Texas |
Dr. Gorback is a professional and caring doctor. He gets to the root of your pain and doesn't just give out pain medicine. He did a procedure on my knee and now I am pain free. My family and I are very thankful. I recommended my husband to see Dr. Gorback in regard to his back and hip pain. ...more
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Now Accepting New Patients
Dr. Gorback accepts 15 insurance carriers
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
    Open Access
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma
    Blue Choice
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
    First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
  • Government Employees Health Association (GEHA)
    GEHA
  • HAP Insurance
    Health Alliance
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • MultiPlan
    MultiPlan PPO
    PHCS Network PPO
  • Principal Life
  • Thrivent Financial
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Choice Plus POS
    Navigate HMO
    Navigate POS
    Options PPO

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Hospitals where Dr. Gorback has admitting privileges

Houston Methodist St. John Hospital
18300 Saint John Dr
Houston, TX 77058
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Houston Physicians' Hospital
333 N Texas Ave
Webster, TX 77598
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