Dr. Omar Gowayed, MD

Dr. Omar Gowayed, MD

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Dr. Omar Gowayed, MD is a pain medicine doctor who practices in Baltimore, MD. He has been practicing for 7 years. Read his story

3421 Benson Ave Ste 210

Baltimore, MD 21227

Contact Information

(443) 693-7246

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Community Health Choice
  • 23 More

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Pain
very high
more than 98% of peers
Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
very high
more than 91% of peers
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
high
more than 87% of peers

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Dr. Gowayed's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Gowayed "Dr. Gowayed is board eligible in Anesthesiology and fellowship trained in Interventional/Chronic Pain Management. A Germantown, MD native, he attended the University of Maryland at College Park where he earned his undergraduate studies degree in Physiology and Neurobiology. Afterwards, he obtained his medical doctorate from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, TN. He then trained at Union Memorial Hospital in Baltimore, MD for his internship in Internal Medicine. Dr. Gowayed subsequently completed his residency in Anesthesiology at the Allegheny Health Network in Pittsburgh, PA. He remained in Pittsburgh to specialize in Interventional/Chronic Pain Medicine, completing his ACGME accredited fellowship at the Allegheny Health Network. Dr. Gowayed believes in customized patient treatment plans with a multimodal approach consisting of medication management, advanced interventional procedures, and physical/strength conditioning programs. His interests include Complex Regional Pain Syndrome and Failed Back Surgery Syndrome. During his free time, he enjoys keeping active playing basketball, being outdoors, and traveling."

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Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology
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Board Certifications

Dr. Gowayed does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Back Pain
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Disorders
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Knee Disorders
  • Low Back Pain
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spondylosis
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Upper Back Pain

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Procedures

  • Cervical Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Chronic Pain Management
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Joint Injection
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
  • Nerve Blocks
  • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
  • Pain Management
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Steroid Injection
  • Trigger Point Injection

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Maryland.

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

  • Meharry Medical College
    Medical School | Graduated 2010
  • Union Memorial Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed
  • Alleghany Univ Hosp
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Alleghany Univ Hosp
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gowayed has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gowayed has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gowayed's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gowayed to family and friends
3.0
based on 8 total reviews (1 with a comment)
Dr. Gowayed's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    GOOD
  • Time well spent
    GOOD
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    VERY GOOD
  • Average wait time
    10 to 15 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
in Germantown, MD |
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Dr. Gowayed accepts 32 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Buckeye Community Health Plan
    Medicare
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareOregon
    Medicaid
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
  • Cigna-HealthSpring
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • CorVel
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Tricare
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Tricare
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Maryland Physicians Care
  • Medica
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
  • MultiPlan
  • Peach State Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Priority Partners
  • Simply Healthcare Plans
    Medicaid
  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • Tricare
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
  • Wellcare of Georgia
    Medicaid

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