Dr. Omar Gowayed, MD

Dr. Omar Gowayed, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Dr. Omar Gowayed, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Baltimore, MD and has been practicing for 8 years. He graduated from Meharry Medical College in 2010 and specializes in pain medicine and anesthesiology.Read his story

3421 Benson Ave Ste 210

Baltimore, MD 21227

Contact Information

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

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)
more than 87% of peers

Dr. Gowayed's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

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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2  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine
  • Anesthesiology

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Gowayed does not have any board certifications listed.

32  Conditions Treated


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20  Procedures

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

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  • 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

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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
8 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (8)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gowayed's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

Very knowledgeable and honest physician.
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