Dr. Robert Gates, MD

Dr. Robert Gates, MD

Critical Care Surgery  ·  
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Age 55
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Dr. Robert Gates, MD is a critical care surgery specialist in Greenville, SC and has been practicing for 21 years. He graduated from Bowman Gray School Of Medicine in 1997 and specializes in critical care surgery, general surgery, and more.

890 W Faris Rd Ste 440

Greenville, SC 29605

Contact Information

(864) 797-7400

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Gates' Experience

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Dr. Gates' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Critical Care Surgery
  • Board certified in Critical Care Surgery, General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

4  Specialties

  • Critical Care Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Surgery

3  Board Certifications

  • Critical Care Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • General Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*
  • Pediatric Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Surgery*

19  Conditions Treated

27  Procedures

  • Appendectomy, Laparoscopic
  • Appendectomy, Open
  • Colectomy
  • Decortication and Pleurectomy
  • Enterostomy (Laparoscopic or Open)
  • Excision
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Lipoma
  • Excision of Neck Mass
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Gallbladder Removal (Cholecystectomy), Laparoscopic
  • Hernia Repair
  • Inguinal Hernia Repair, Open
  • Laparotomy
  • Lymph Node Biopsy or Excision
  • Nuss Procedure 
  • Open Diaphragmatic and-or Paraesophageal Hiatal Hernia Repair
  • Pectus Carinatum Repair
  • Pectus Excavatum Repair 
  • Port Placements or Replacements
  • Proctectomy, Open or Laparoscopic (incl. Swenson and Duhamel Procedures)
  • Removal of Reproductive Organs (Hysterectomy, Oophorectomy, Salpingectomy, Salpingo-Oophorectomy, Resection of Peritoneal Malignancy)
  • Renal Transplant and Nephrectomy
  • Repair of Anal and Rectal Defects (Anoplasty, Repair of Imperforate Anus, Sphincteroplasty, Rectal Graft)
  • Splenectomy
  • Splenectomy and Splenorrhaphy
  • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy

Background Check

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Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for South Carolina.

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

  • Bowman Gray School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gates has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gates' Reviews

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Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gates to family and friends
5 total reviews (2 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (5)

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Dr. Gates' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (2)

Dr. Gates was amazing! We couldn't have asked for a more knowledgeable, caring, and considerate surgeon to perform the emergency surgery our son needed.
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I LOVE Dr. Gates! He is a wonderful man who not only treats my special needs son with respect but VALUES my opinion as the mom and primary care giver! He makes parents part of the treatment team by validating any concern, explaining any question and most importantly treats your child as if he/she...more
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