Dr. Timothy Gray, MD

Dr. Timothy Gray, MD

Orthopedic Spine Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 62
Dr. Timothy Gray, MD is an orthopedic spine surgery specialist in Riverside, CA and has been practicing for 32 years. He graduated from Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine in 1978 and specializes in orthopedic spine surgery, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

3838 Sherman Dr Ste 2

Riverside, CA 92503

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Health Net of California
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan
  • UnitedHealthCare
  • WellPoint

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Top Care Areas

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Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
more than 88% of peers
Low Back Pain
more than 80% of peers
Back Pain
more than 79% of peers

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Care Philosophy

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3  Specialties

  • Orthopedic Spine Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

1  Board Certifications

  • Orthopedic Surgery
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*

37  Conditions Treated

  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Degenerative Disorders
  • Discogenic Pain
  • Fracture
  • Hand Conditions
  • Herniated Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Limb Pain
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Myelopathy
  • Numbness
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudoarthrosis
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sacroilitis
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Spinal Cord Disorders
  • Spinal Instability
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Tingling Sensation


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16  Procedures

  • Anterior Cervical Herniated Disc Surgery With Fusion
  • Dressing and-or Debridement of Wound, Infection, or Burn (incl. Negative Pressure Wound Therapy)
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Joint Drainage
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Procedure
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Neck Pain Procedure
  • Neck Surgery
  • Neuroplasty
  • Resection or Ablation of Bone Tumor, Partial or Complete Resection of Bone, Debridement of Bone
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Disc Surgery

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.


  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1974
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1978
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1979
  • Case Western Reserve University School Of Medicine
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1985
  • Rancho Los Amigos Med Ctr/Usc
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1986
  • Advanced Ao/Asif Spine
    Other Education | Completed 1986

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gray has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • California Orthopaedic Association, Member

Dr. Gray's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gray to family and friends
26 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (26)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Gray's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr. Gray has been my Treating Physician for several years. I was comfortable with Dr Gray as my Doctor. The only problem I had with treating at this office was the staff. There was never a time when my appointments were on time. I"ve had to wait in excess of an Hour or more on several occasions....more
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I went to Dr. Gray for a Workers Comp QME evaluation. Initially he said my issue was job related and two months later did a 180 and said it's not. No real explanation other than he reviewed my medical history. When I requested a reevaluation he refused. He completely ignored or disregarded...more
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Well if I die it's this doctors fault. I went to him with pain, multiple MRI's, X-rays and explinations. I was LITTERALLY told by this doctor after he took a 30 second glance at my MRI, after waiting 2 months, 3 hrs in the waiting room to see him, that he "didn't have time" to look into it. Well we...more
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Dr,Gray is very compasionate and caring.my experience with this Surgeon has been very memorible..I would also like to mention Irene and Rusty both very careing ..Thank you
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