Dr. Robert Wailes, MD

Dr. Robert Wailes, MD

Pain Medicine  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Robert Wailes, MD is a pain medicine specialist in Encinitas, CA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard in 1981 and specializes in pain medicine.

477 N El Camino Real Ste B301

Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)

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Top Care Areas

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Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
more than 94% of peers
very high
more than 92% of peers
Autoimmune Diseases
more than 90% of peers

Dr. Wailes'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.

1  Specialties

  • Pain Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Wailes does not have any board certifications listed.

34  Conditions Treated

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6  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

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.


  • Wake Forest University School Of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard
    Medical School | Graduated 1981
  • Mercy Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1982
  • University Calif
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1984

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Wailes' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Wailes to family and friends
11 total reviews (1 has a comment)

Likelihood to Recommend (11)

  • 5
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  • 1

Dr. Wailes' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (1)

I have been seeing Dr Wailes for several years now. He is kind and compassionate, though sometimes rushed. He thoroughly explains treatments, options, pros and cons. He is no-nonsense so if you are a drug seeker, don't waste your time or his, he will see right through you. Pain medicine is not an...more
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