Dr. Richard R Gacek MD is a male Otolaryngologist and practices in Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck, Otology, Neurotology, Surgery, and Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck.
Dr. Richard Gacek has 2 office locations.
Lake Park
U Mass Memorial Medical Center
55 Lake Ave N
Worcester, MA 01655

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Locations and availability (2)
License & Identifications

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Our records indicate this doctor is retired.

Patient Reviews

3.5
  • Currently 3.5 of 4 stars
(4)
Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Gacek is Excellent. Dr. Gacek has been reviewed by 4 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 3.5 out of 4 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Promptness 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Courteous Staff 4.0
  • Currently 4 of 4 stars
Accurate Diagnosis 3.3
  • Currently 3.3333333333333 of 4 stars
Bedside Manner 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Spends Time with Me 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars
Follows Up After Visit 3.0
  • Currently 3 of 4 stars

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Gacek, MD is board certified in Otolaryngology.

  • He has special expertise in 16 areas:
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Otorrhea
  • Cholesteatoma
  • Ear Cancer
  • Ear Diseases
  • Fistula
  • Head and Neck Cancer
  • Hearing Disorders
  • Hearing Loss
  • Meniere's Disease
  • Middle Ear Infection (Otitis Media)
  • Nervous System Cancer (Neurilemmoma)
  • Sensorineural Hearing Loss
  • Skull Cancer
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Vestibular Diseases
  • Voice Disorders

Education & Awards

Dr. Gacek graduated from State University of New York at Buffalo. He has 4 awards.

Awards  
One of America's Leading Experts on:
Cholesteatoma
Ear Cancer (Ear Neoplasm)
Meniere Disease
Skull Cancer (Skull Neoplasm)

Affiliations

Dr. Gacek has 15 hospital affiliations:

  • Wing Memorial Hospital & Medical Centers 
  • U Mass Memorial Medical Center 

Accepted Insurance Plans

Dr. Gacek accepts these health insurances in at least one office:

  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care - 2 plans
  • Tufts Health Plans - 2 plans
  • United Healthcare - 2 plans
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts - 15 plans
  • Unicare - 2 plans
  • Boston Medical Center Health Net Plan - 2 plans
  • Health New England - 6 plans
  • Network Health - 2 plans
  • Evercare - 4 plans
  • Cigna - 14 plans
  • Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) - 2 plans
  • Aetna - 3 plans
  • MVP Health Care Preferred Care - 14 plans


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Additional Information
Where does Dr. Richard R. Gacek practice?
Dr. Richard Gacek practices Otolaryngology, Plastic Surgery within the Head & Neck, Otology, Neurotology, Surgery, and Plastic Surgery Within the Head and Neck near Worcester, MA.
Additional practice locations include: Palmer, MA.
See Worcester Otolaryngologists, Worcester Surgeons, and Worcester Plastic Surgeons.