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Dr. Richard Gates Jr, MD

Obstetrics & Gynecology ·  Male · Age 54

  16 Reviews
Dr. Gates Jr

OB/GYN Of Indiana

8091 Township Line Rd Ste 206 Indianapolis, IN 46260

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(317) 415-1000


Dr. Richard Gates Jr, MD is an obstetrics & gynecology specialist in Indianapolis, IN and has been practicing for 24 years. He graduated from Indiana University School Of Medicine in 1991 and specializes in obstetrics & gynecology.


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Dr. Gates Jr' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gates Jr treats Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea) more than 83% of his peers

Dr. Gates Jr treats this condition more than 83% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Abnormal Menstruation
  • Excessive Menstrual Bleeding
  • Menstrual Cramps
  • Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorders
  • Premenstrual Syndrome
Pap Smear
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gates Jr performs Pap Smear more than 78% of his peers

Dr. Gates Jr performs this procedure more than 78% of his peers

Pregnancy Test
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gates Jr performs Pregnancy Test more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Gates Jr performs this procedure more than 77% of his peers

Dr. Gates Jr' conditions and procedures:

  • Birth Control
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Colposcopy
  • C-Section
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Female Infertility
  • Hepatitis C Virus Screening
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • High Risk Pregnancy
  • HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
  • Human Papillomavirus DNA Testing
  • Hysterectomy - Laparoscopic
  • Hysterectomy - Open
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Menopausal and Postmenopausal Disorders
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Miscarriages
  • Multiple Gestation
  • Pap Smear
  • Pap Smear Abnormalities
  • Perimenopause
  • Placenta Previa
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Pregnancy-Related Disorders
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Symptomatic Menopause
  • Trichomoniasis Screening
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Vaginal and Pelvic Prolapse
  • Vaginal Delivery and VBAC
  • Vaginal Surgery
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Vaginosis Screening
  • Yeast Infections

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Dr. Gates is my daughter's ob/gyn; she suggested that I go to him when my ob/gyn retired. He is exceptionally nice, friendly, and gentle in his bedside manner. I never felt rushed, and he listened to all my concerns and addressed them. I'm so glad to have him for my new doctor.
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The whole process is so seamless and made me feel like I was getting the best service ever. Then when i saw the doctor I knew my feelings were right on. All my questions got addresed without making me feel rushed. Love it!
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I have been with Dr.Gates for 20+ years. He is always kind and caring. He always makes me feel comfortable and takes his time to explain. He is the best doctor!
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Excellent. Dr Gates is an excellent OBGYN physician. I have seen him for years and would trust him with anyone. He is kind, compassionate, and takes his time to answer my questions.
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Excellent. Well organized office with smooth running clinical and admin procedures. Dr. Gates provides excellent, personalized, empathic care. He always takes the time, in this busy rushed world of healthcare, to stop and listen to his patients. Dr. Gates’ Office is an excellent example of true patient-centric care.
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Dr. Gates is simply amazing! He had great bedside manner and is always willing to listen to your questions or needs!! I would trust Dr. Gates with anyone of my friends or family!!
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About Me

Our practice is committed to providing high quality patient-centered care in a safe and comfortable environment. We try to address patient needs efficiently and in a compassionate and respectful manner.

Specialties

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

Board Certifications

Education

1995
St Vincent Hospital
Residency Hospital
1991
Indiana University School Of Medicine
Medical School
Notre Dame
Undergraduate School
1995
1991

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

Locations

OB/GYN Of Indiana

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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions
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  • Hours
    • Mon: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Tue: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Wed: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Thu: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Fri: 8:00am - 4:30pm
    • Sat: closed
    • Sun: closed
  • Directions

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80% Patient experience rating, 11% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2019, 2017)