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Patient Reviews

Patient comments (2)

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Robert Gaines is Good. Dr. Gaines has been reviewed by 15 patients who have provided 2 comments. The rating is 4 out of 5 stars.

Patient Ratings
Ease of Appointment 5.0
Promptness 5.0
Courteous Staff 4.7
Accurate Diagnosis 5.0
Bedside Manner 4.7
Spends Time with Me 5.0
Follows Up After Visit 5.0

Specialties & Research

Dr. Robert Gaines, MD is board certified in Orthopaedic Surgery.

  • He has special expertise in 3 areas:
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)

Education & Awards

Dr. Gaines graduated from Texas Tech University , Lubbock. He has 2 awards.

Patients' Choice Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014)


Dr. Gaines has 4 hospital affiliations:

  • Covenant Medical Center 
  • Covenant Children's Hospital 


  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

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Additional Information
Dr. Robert J Gaines MD is a male Orthopaedic Surgeon, has 11 years of experience and practices in Orthopaedic Surgery.
Where does Dr. Robert J. Gaines practice?
Dr. Robert Gaines has 1 office location.
Dr. Robert Gaines practices Orthopaedic Surgery near Lubbock, TX.
See Lubbock Orthopedic Surgeons.