Dr. Stephen Gipson, MD

Dr. Stephen Gipson, MD

Pain Management  |  
Male  |  
Age 64
(29)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Stephen Gipson, MD is a pain management specialist in Memphis, TN and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from St. Georges University School Of Medicine in 1982 and specializes in pain management, pain medicine, and more.

6005 Park Ave Ste 400

Memphis, TN 38119

Contact Information

(901) 767-9500

Insurance Accepted

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

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Top Care Areas

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

Chronic Neck Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Chronic Pain
very high
more than 99% of peers
Degenerative Disc Disease
very high
more than 99% of peers

Dr. Gipson'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.

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Gipson "Life is short, live without pain. For those who are in their latter years, I believe my primary job is to help you find the best quality of life for as many years as possible. For the younger, it's all focused on redirecting resources to recover, build up and move forward. We are dedicated to providing quality care for conditions of the spine and related issues."
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Specialties

  • Pain Management
  • Addiction Psychiatry
  • Pain Medicine
  • Psychiatry
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Board Certifications

Dr. Gipson does not have any board certifications listed.

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Conditions Treated

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Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Tennessee.

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

  • Arkansas State University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1977
  • St. Georges University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1982
  • St Francis Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1984
  • University Of Tennessee Bowld Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Gipson has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Gipson has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gipson's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gipson to family and friends
3.8
based on 29 total reviews (5 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (29)

  • 5
    (19)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (1)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (8)

Dr. Gipson's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
VERY GOOD
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

Patient Comments (5)

Taking care of my back pain and damaged side nerve pain. Showing me alternatives to pills. He has served our country well and loves it too. Great bedside manner. Very glad I found him.
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Great Doctor,very knowlegible and willing to take time to listen to patients. Desk staff not helpful, will not answer phone, took three months to find someone to accept payment for bill.
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Last year my pain medication doctor died suddenly just before my scheduled appt.I am on methadone and everyone who is on a schedule 2 med. knows the strict gov. regulations.Dr. Gipson was very sympathetic to my plight of finding a doctor on short notice.He was very concerned & got me in in time for...more
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Dr Gipson spends time listening & working toward goals to improve your quality of life. He's very compassionate and has your best interest at heart. I have referred a family member & friends and they are very happy their results.
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Gave me a prednisone shot in my knee, said that he used an ultrasound machine to give shot, but he didn't. Charged medicare and me $350.00. When Medicare refused they billed me and I refused. He FIRED ME as a patient for this. I did NOTHING WRONG.
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