Dr. Roy Gay, MD

Dr. Roy Gay, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 71
Dr. Roy Gay, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 42 years. He graduated from Med Coll Of Ohio in 1976 and specializes in rheumatology and internal medicine.

51 N 39th St Ste 200

Philadelphia, PA 19104

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  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Coventry Health Care

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more than 67% of peers
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more than 22% of peers

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2  Specialties

  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

37  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Evaluation and Management Services
  • Hematologic Disorder Treatment
  • Joint Drainage
  • Preventive Care
  • Skin Lesion Removal

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  • Med Coll Of Ohio
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • University Pa Health Sys Presby M C
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Languages Spoken

  • English

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What People Say About Dr. Roy Gay, MD
I never waited less than 1 hr, and the usual wait is 2.5 hrs. For that long a wait, a request for help finding the right specialist should not consist of "Googling" the specialty. I could do that myself! I need help finding the right specialist for a very specific condition. I said he could look...Read More
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Philadelphia, PA – Mar 24, 2018
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Dr. Roy Gay definitely makes you feel comfortable. He knows his patients. He shows concern. Makes himself available when you need him. I trust him. He never rush to get to the next patient.
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Sharen Everett in Philadelphia, PA – Feb 02, 2017
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Dr.Gay is not only my physician he's also a father figure. He makes time for you even if it's not medical related.
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Danielle Williams in philadelphia, Pa – Apr 05, 2016
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