BayCare Medical Group Welcomes Dr. John Gachiani

November 04, 2022
BayCare Medical Group Welcomes Dr. John Gachiani


TAMPA, Fla. (November 4, 2022) - John Gachiani, MD, has joined BayCare Medical Group at 4321 N. MacDill Ave. in Tampa. He is board certified in adult and pediatric neurosurgery. He brings more than 17 years of experience and has expertise in minimally invasive surgery, which allows for smaller incisions, less pain and quicker return to activity.

“We are very excited to have Dr. Gachiani join our St. Joseph’s neurosurgery team,’’ said Sarah Naumowich, president of St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital. “Dr. Gachiani’s extensive expertise will further strengthen our neurosurgery program and help us meet the growing needs of our community.’’

Dr Gachiani offers the full spectrum of neurosurgery treatments, including spine and brain trauma, cervical discectomy and fusion, cervical laminectomy with and without fusion, cervical foraminotomy, cervical disc replacement, lumbar discectomy, lumbar laminectomy, lumbar fusion, thoracic discectomy and fusion, kyphoplasty, spine tumors, carpal tunnel, Chiari malformations and craniosynostosis. 

Dr. Gachiani is a member of the American Board of Neurological Surgeons, Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the International Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons and the American Academy of Neurological Surgeons.

He completed his undergraduate studies in biology from Penn State University in State College, Pa. He earned his Doctor of Medicine at Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth in Hanover, N.H. He continued his medical education by completing a neurosurgery residency at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center in New Orleans, La., followed by a pediatric neurosurgery fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern in Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Gachiani’s office phone number is (813) 554-8690. He accepts most insurance programs.

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About BayCare Medical Group
BayCare Medical Group is Tampa Bay's leading multi-specialty group providing primary and specialty care throughout the Tampa Bay and west central Florida regions. As part of the BayCare Health System, these passionate and compassionate physicians extend the mission of BayCare to provide extraordinary care for every patient, every time, everywhere. Locally and nationally recognized as a 2021 Great Place to Work® and Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For®, BayCare Health System is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, with a network comprised of 15 hospitals with services including imaging, lab, behavioral health, home health care and urgent care. Our priority is connecting patients to a complete range of preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for any health care need, throughout their lifetime. For more information, visit

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BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 15 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care. For more information, visit BayCare on the Web at


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