Dr. Michael Gorback, MD

Dr. Michael Gorback, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
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Age 65
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Dr. Michael Gorback, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Webster, TX and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1979 and specializes in pain medicine.

17099 N Texas Ave Ste 300

Webster, TX 77598

Contact Information

(281) 554-3400

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

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

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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1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

2  Board Certifications

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

42  Conditions Treated

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29  Procedures

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

3.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gorback to family and friends
37 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (37)

  • 5
    (22)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (14)

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
Dr. Gorback Says:
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I often joke with my peers that I think a good pain doctor should have a score of about 2.5. Half are 5 stars from grateful patients and half are 1 star from patients discharged from the practice for drug-related issues (they will often mention it in their reviews) or rude/unpleasant behavior (they will claim I have a bad bedside manner when actually their behavior is the problem). I don't tolerate anyone being abusive to my

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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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I have been going to Dr. Gorbach for two years his expertise has solved all of my pains
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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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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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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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