Dr. Richard R Gacek MD ENT-Otolaryngologist

Dr. Richard Gacek is an ENT-otolaryngologist in Worcester, Massachusetts and is affiliated with UMass Memorial Medical Center. He received his medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 49 years. Dr. Gacek accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 22 doctors at UMass Memorial Medical Center who specialize in Otolaryngology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

ENT-Otolaryngologist: General Otolaryngology/ENT

Clinical Interests: Deafness

Hospital Affiliation

UMass Memorial Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Mass Eye & Ear Infirmary
Residency, Otolaryngology, 1961 - 1964

Henry Ford Hospital/Wayne State University
Residency, General Surgery, 1960 - 1961

Sisters Charity Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1956 - 1957

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1956

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Otolaryngology
Certified 48 years in Otolaryngology

MA State Medical License
Active through 2013

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Publications & Presentations

Clustering Is a Feature of the Spiral Ganglion in the Basal Turn.
Gacek, R.R.

Fusion as an evolutionary principle of the vertebrate labyrinth.
Gacek, R.R.

The meatal ganglion in neoplasia and inflammation of the facial nerve.
Gacek, R.R.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • BCBS Tennessee Network 5
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Humana/ChoiceCare+ Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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