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Gary Western JR, MD

Dr. Western is a family practitioner in the Springfield area.
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Dr. Western saw more pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more back problems patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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855 doctors
Dr. Western saw more spondylolisthesis patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more pinched nerve patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more spinal stenosis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more broken bone patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more broken arm patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more broken foot patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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922 doctors
Dr. Western saw more broken ankle patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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846 doctors
Dr. Western saw more broken wrist patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more broken hand patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more spine condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more herniated disc patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more foot condition patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more degenerative disc disease (DDD) patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more sprained joint patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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2.3k doctors
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2.2k doctors
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1.1k doctors
Dr. Western saw torn meniscus patients in 2014–2019, but we couldn’t determine whether he was a top doctor for the condition nationwide. Learn more.

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1.4k doctors
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679 doctors
Dr. Western saw more sprained knee patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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377 doctors
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376 doctors
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188 doctors
Dr. Western saw more broken knee cap patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more rotator cuff syndrome patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more stress fracture patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more osteoarthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more rotator cuff sprain patients than 75% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more concussion patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more joint dislocations patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more tendonitis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Dr. Western saw more broken collar bone patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more arthritis patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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1.7k doctors
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Dr. Western saw more broken leg patients than 85% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.
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Dr. Western saw more back pain patients than 95% of similar doctors nationwide in 2014–2019. Learn more.

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Locations

Dr. Western sees patients and can be reached at the following locations.

Springfield Clinic 1st
800 N 1st St
Springfield, IL 62702
778 miles away
Office
15 Founders Ln
Jacksonville, IL 62650
760 miles away
Office
4525 Wabash Ave
Springfield, IL 62711
773 miles away
Office
3020 S 6th St
Springfield, IL 62703
775 miles away

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Credentials
  • Southern Illinois University School of Medicine
    MEDICAL EDUCATION, 1998

Specializations

    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Family Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Pediatrics
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Preventive Medicine
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Psychiatry & Neurology
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Emergency Medicine
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Internal Medicine
    3. Sports Medicine
    1. Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
    2. Orthopaedic Surgery
    3. Sports Medicine

Hospital affiliations

Dr. Western is able to admit and treat patients at the following hospitals.

  • St John's Hospital Radiology Department
    A
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Memorial Medical Center
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)
  • Passavant Area Hospital
    C
    Hospital safety grade (Fall 2019)

Insurance accepted

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem
  • Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Assurant Health
  • AvMed
  • Banner Health
  • Baptist Health Plan
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Alabama
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Montana
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Dakota
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Oklahoma
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Wyoming
  • Blue Cross of Idaho
  • Blue Shield of California
  • BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
  • BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee
  • Capital District Physicians Health Plan
  • CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • CommunityCare
  • CoreSource
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina
  • Dean Health Plan
  • EmblemHealth
  • Fallon Health
  • First Choice Health
  • FrontPath Health Coalition
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
  • Hawaii Medical Assurance Association
  • Health Alliance
  • Health Alliance Plan of Michigan
  • Health Net
  • HealthCare Partners
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthSCOPE Benefits
  • HealthSmart
  • Heritage Provider Network
  • Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana
  • Independence Blue Cross AmeriHealth
  • Independent Health
  • Indiana University Health Plan
  • Lifetime Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Magellan Health
  • Mayo Clinic Health Solutions
  • MedCost
  • Medica
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
  • Medicare
  • Meritain Health
  • Midlands Choice
  • Moda Health
  • MultiPlan
  • PacificSource
  • PreferredOne
  • Premera Blue Cross
  • Presbyterian Health Plan
  • Priority Health
  • Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Rocky Mountain Health Plans
  • SelectHealth
  • Southeastern Indiana Health Organization
  • TRICARE
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • UPMC Health Plan
  • United Healthcare
  • ValueOptions
  • Vantage Health Plan
  • Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield