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About Dr. Guy R Fogel

Dr. Guy R Fogel, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Antonio, TX. He has 41 years of experience. His specialties include Orthopaedic Surgery. Dr. Fogel has received 2 awards. He speaks English.

Rating Overview

49 Ratings with 12 Comments

The overall average patient rating of Dr. Guy R Fogel is Great. Dr. Guy R Fogel has been rated by 49 patients. From those 49 patients 12 of those left a comment along with their rating. The overall rating for Dr. Guy R Fogel is 4.0 of 5.0 stars.

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Primary Address

Spine Pain Be Gone

8042 Wurzbach Rd
San Antonio, TX 78229
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Dr. Guy R Fogel has the following 1 specialty

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Expertise

    20 Expertise

  • Arthroscopy
  • Joint Replacement
  • Herniated Disc
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Scoliosis
  • Head and Neck Disorder
  • Neck Pain
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Surgery
  • Hip Osteoarthritis
  • Sports Medicine
  • Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Joint Pain/Swelling
  • Back Injuries
  • Hip Surgery
  • Bone Fracture
  • Osteoarthritis (Hand and Wrist)
  • Knee Surgery
  • Laminectomy

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back and neck surgery

Dr Fogel,performed two surgeries on myself,i found him to be a very caring doctor.

Full Review Rating Breakdown
Unsatisfied with staff

They have the worse staff and follow up. Made over 10 calls to try to get in to see Doctor and was never successful. Was promised call back and follow up and never happened. When I would call again, they would I had never called. Horrible service. Gave up.

Easy Appointment
Friendly Staff
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Eight week follow up on lumbar fusion.

Can not say enough good things. I am grateful Dr Fogel was and remains there for me. Don't hesitate to see Dr Fogel he is one the most highly skilled and caring surgeons there is.

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Post surgery

Not happy had neck surgery now my back hurts he lacks a bed side manner does not help w a solution If u call the office to reach him they leave a an email but he never gets back to u not happy w lack of compassion for a first time surgery and no clue what to expect after it's all said and down...pain omg

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Ruined my family's life

Ruined my life . Screwed up 3 times on my back. Please for the love of God don't let this Dr touch you or anybody you care about. Pain killers for life

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56 minutes
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  • Awards

    2 Awards

  • Patients' Choice Award (2009, 2011, 2010, 2008, 2015)

    Patients' Choice recognition reflects the difference a particular physician has made in the lives of his/her patients. The honor is bestowed to physicians who have received near perfect scores, as voted by patients.

  • Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2015, 2016)

    Compassionate Doctor certification is granted to physicians who treat their patients with the utmost kindness. The honor is granted based on a physician's overall and bedside manner scores.

  • Education

    41 Years Experience

  • University Of New Mexico School Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1977

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Guy R Fogel accepts the following insurance providers.

  • BCBS Blue Card
    • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Texas
    • BCBS TX Blue Advantage HMO
    • BCBS TX BlueChoice
    • BCBS TX HMO Blue Texas
  • Cigna
    • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • Humana
    • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
    • Humana HMO
    • Humana HMO Premier
    • Humana National HMO
    • Humana Preferred PPO
  • Multiplan
    • Multiplan PPO
    • PHCS PPO
  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

Spine Pain Be Gone, 8042 Wurzbach Rd, San Antonio, TX


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