Dr. Sara Gaskill, MD

Dr. Sara Gaskill, MD

Neurosurgery  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 58
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Dr. Sara Gaskill, MD is a neurosurgery specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL and has been practicing for 24 years. She graduated from University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1988 and specializes in neurosurgery.

880 6th St S Ste 310

Saint Petersburg, FL 33701

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Humana

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gaskill performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Hydrocephalus
normal
more than 59% of peers
Brain Surgery
normal
more than 41% of peers
Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
normal
more than 40% of peers

Dr. Gaskill'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

  • Neurosurgery

1  Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Neurological Surgery*

23  Conditions Treated

  • Bone Cancer
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Ear Disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vertebral Column Tumors

12  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

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

  • University Of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • Duke University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • Duke University Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1994

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gaskill has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gaskill's Reviews

1.4
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gaskill to family and friends
10 total reviews (3 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (1)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (9)

Dr. Gaskill's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    POOR
  • Explains condition(s) well

    POOR
  • Answers questions

    POOR
  • Time well spent

    POOR

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    FAIR
  • Office environment

    FAIR
  • Staff friendliness

    FAIR
  • Average wait time

    16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

Stay away from her. She is incompetent. Misdiagnosed my healthy child with hydrocephaly and got Child Protective Services involved to force us to let her place a shunt in our son's head. She was condescending and rude to my husband and me. We fought her diagnosis, found two respectable...more
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I trusted her and she couldn't even take 5minutes to explain to me why she dismissed my son passed repeating he didn't need surgery. Well he has gotten worse, issues I TRIED to explain to her that she brushed off are still happening. Going to a much better educated and more caring surgeon now. Who...more
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Dr. Gaskill's idea of bedside manner is to discount everything you say as a parent. Although you spend every minute of your time with your child she believes that she knows better. I would NEVER recommend this person to provide neurological care for any child.
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