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Anesthesiologist (pain control), Pain Management Specialist
23 years of experience
License & Identifications

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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (14)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Richard Gahn is Excellent. Dr. Gahn has been reviewed by 20 patients who have provided 14 comments. The rating is 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 4.3
Promptness 4.6
Courteous Staff 4.4
Accurate Diagnosis 4.3
Bedside Manner 4.5
Spends Time with Me 4.3
Follows Up After Visit 4.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Richard Gahn, MD is board certified in Anesthesiology and Anesthesiology - Pain Medicine.

  • He has special expertise in 12 areas:
  • Back Pain
  • Brain Injuries
  • Cancer
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscle Spasticity
  • Pain
  • Spinal Cord Diseases
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Spinal Injuries
  • Stroke
  • Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gahn graduated from Saint Louis University. He has 5 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2013)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Pain Medicine
Top 10 Doctor - Metro Area (2014)
Greater St Louis
Pain Medicine
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)


Dr. Gahn has 9 hospital affiliations:

  • St Joseph Health Center 
  • Missouri Baptist Medical Center 


  • English

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Additional Information
Dr. Richard Scott Gahn MD is a male Anesthesiologist, has 23 years of experience and practices in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine.
Where does Dr. Richard S. Gahn practice?
Dr. Richard Gahn has 3 office locations.
Dr. Richard Gahn practices Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, and Pain Medicine near Saint Louis, MO.
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