Dr. Richard Gayles, MD

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Dr. Richard Gayles, MD

Anesthesiology | Male

595 N Courtenay Pkwy Ste 101, Merritt Island, FL 32953 Get Directions
(321) 784-8211

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Dr. Gayles specializes in Anesthesiology and practices in Merritt Island, FL. He practices at 1 location.

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  • Pain Medicinenull
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  • Internship Hospital
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  • Fellowship Hospital
  • Undergraduate School
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      3.4 based on 18 responses
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      • Helpfulness
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      • Staff
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      • Scheduling
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      Experience with Dr. Gayles
      • Level of trust in provider's decisions
         (17)
      • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
         (17)
      • How well provider listens and answers questions
         (17)
      • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
         (17)
      Dr. Gayles' Office & Staff
      • Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
         (17)
      • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
         (17)
      • Staff friendliness and courteousness
         (16)
      • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
        10 – 15 minutes (15)
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      in Viera FloridaBeaver Falls, PA |
      I think Dr Gayles is a fantastic pain Dr.He has helped me so much over the years. He is knows were the pain is located and what to do to make it better. I would highly recommend him to anyone in pain. Barbara Augustine VieraFl
      in Melbourne, FL |
      Poor documentation of physical condition, ability, and restrictions. This is part of a physician's responsibility and job. Dr. Gayles fails in this obligation.
      in Cocoa, FL |
      Was referred to Dr Gayle and called to check on if my records had been received and looked over to set appointment... the receptionist was totally rude and unprofessional to say the least. Telling me that my referral isn't valid due to me wanting to change primary Dr's.. but the law states that the primary Dr. Is responsible for your care and well being until the next Dr accepts you.. so it means my referral is valid and that the unprofessional lady aka phone service girl is one rude and unprofe
      in New York, NY |
      Dr Gayles is compassionate, empathetic, and knowledgeable in his field of pain management . He is calm, cool, and collect, and wants the best for the patient. I would recommend him to anyone in need of pain management.
      in Melbourne Florida |
      He's very friendly and well knowledged. If you like dealing with Pas this is the place to go. Can never see him after first of visit. So stay away if you want to see a doctor
      in Vero Beach, FL |
      Dr. Gayles' office is like a fast food restaurant...one patient, next patient. How many procedures can be done in one day to meet the budget and exceed operating costs. Cookie cutter medicine, no relief, no results. Poor follow up by staff, no follow up for questions posed to physician.
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      Specialties

      • Anesthesiology
      • Interventional Pain Medicine
      • Pain Medicine Anesthesiology

      Board Certifications

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      • Anesthesiology
      • Pain Medicine

      Conditions Treated

      • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
      • Autoimmune Diseases
      • Autonomic Disorders
      • Back Pain
      • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
      • Bone Disorders
      • Brachial Plexus Palsy
      • Brain Disorders
      • Chronic Neck Pain
      • Chronic Pain
      • Chronic Pelvic Pain
      • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
      • Degenerative Disc Disease
      • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
      • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
      • Fibromyalgia
      • Fracture
      • Headache
      • Herniated Disc
      • Intervertebral Disc Disease
      • Knee Disorders
      • Low Back Pain
      • Migraine
      • Myelopathy
      • Osteoarthritis of Hip
      • Osteoarthritis of Spine
      • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
      • Pathological Spine Fracture
      • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
      • Phantom Limb Pain
      • Polyneuropathy
      • Postherpetic Neuralgia
      • 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
      • Trigeminal Neuralgia
      • Upper Back Pain

      Procedures Performed

      • Celiac Plexus Block
      • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
      • Interventional Pain Management
      • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
      • Nerve Block, Somatic
      • Nerve Block, Sympathetic
      • Nerve Destruction by Neurolytic Agent
      • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
      • Peripheral Nerve Block
      • Spinal Nerve Block
      • Stellate Ganglion Block
      • Steroid Injection
      • Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
      • Trigger Point Injection

      Background Check

      • 0
        Malpractice Claims

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      • 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

      • Medical School
        University Of Michigan Medical School

        Graduated in 1991

      • Internship Hospital
        St John Hospital

        Completed in 1992

      • Residency Hospital
        Johns Hopkins Hospital Anes Crit Care Med

        Completed in 1995

      • Fellowship Hospital
        Cleveland Clin Found

        Completed in 1997

      Awards & Recognition

      • Awards & Honors
        • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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      • Media & Publications

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      Languages Spoken

      • English
      • Spanish
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      Dr. Gayles' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

      • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
      • Specializes in Anesthesiology
      • Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
      • No malpractice claims found
      • No sanctions found
      • No board actions found
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      Dr. Gayles' Office & Staff

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      Staff friendliness and courteousness
      Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
      10 – 15 minutes

      Experience with Dr. Gayles

      Level of trust in provider's decisions
      How well provider explains medical condition(s)
      How well provider listens and answers questions
      Spends appropriate amount of time with patients