William B. Gray, D.O.

Dr. Gray specializes in interventional pain management and spine medicine, non-operative orthopaedic care, back and neck pain, hip and knee pain and electrodiagnostics. In addition, he provides Botox® therapy for spasticity and chronic migraines. Dr. Gray treats patients by appointment at  Andrews Institute in Gulf Breeze, Fla. He is now accepting new patients.

Medical Education

Medical Degree
Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine
St. Petersburg, FL

Internship
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, St. Petersburg General Hospital
St. Petersburg, FL

Residency
Wayne State University - Oakland
Taylor, MI

Fellowship
Spine Medicine, Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Anesthesiology Pain Medicine, University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Board Certification
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Memberships
 North American Spine Society
 Spine Intervention Society
 American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
 American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
 Florida Osteopathic Association
 American Osteopathic Association
 International Association for the Study of Pain

Medical Interest
Interventional Pain Management, Spine Medicine; Non-operative Orthopaedic Care, Osteopathic Manual Medicine, Musculoskeletal Pain, Neuropathic Pain and Headache

Meet the Doc

What led you to become a doctor or choose your focus of medicine?
I chose my focus in medicine in order to decrease pain, improve function and to help patients improve their quality of life.

What about your line of work do you find most rewarding and why?
When I help patients address their functional goals, improve their quality of life, and live their life to the fullest.

How would a patient describe you?
Enthusiastic, passionate, caring and knowledgeable.

In your opinion, what’s the most important factor in a doctor-patient relationship?
Trust and respect

What can a patient expect when they have you as a doctor?
Patients can expect that I will listen to their goals and help try to find strategies to improve their function and achieve their goals.

What do you find most encouraging about the work you do?
I find it encouraging when I see a patient accomplish a task that was established in our visit.

What are your top priorities with every patient you see?
My top priorities with every patient is to address their functional goals and come up with a collaborative plan to help them achieve their goal and improve their quality of life.

Describe one of the top ways you ensure each patient receives the quality, personal health care he/she deserves.
By being actively engaged in their health care plan.

Do you have any specific medical interests?
Back pain, neck pain, joint pain, headache and nerve pain.