Mary E. Gilmer M.D.

Foot & Ankle, Joint Replacement & Revision, Knee, Orthopedic Trauma, Sports Medicine
5
Verified Patient Rating: 5 (25 patient reviews and ratings)
OrthoAlabama Spine & Sports – Birmingham
1801 Gadsden Highway
Birmingham, AL 35235

Additional Offices

118 Mars Hill Road
Hoover, AL 35244

Foot Reviews

5
“My minor surgery with Dr. Gilmer went fine, and my follow up visit was great.”
– Robert S.
5
“Dr. Gilmer answered all my questions. She was very personable and thorough.”
– James S.
5
“Dr. Gilmer was through with the explanation about my surgery. She is always very nice and smiling, and answers any questions I may have.”
– Diane B.
5
“Dr. Gilmer was very detailed with her description of the procedure to be performed on my right foot, as well as what to expect during recovery. The technique is remarkable to me. The x-ray was a bit of a shock at first but the hardware appears to be doing its job. So-far-so-good and looking forward to getting the left foot corrected as soon as the right is completely healed.”
– Douglas R.
5
“Dr. Gilmer and her staff were very helpful and caring.”
– Doris D.
5
“Dr. Gilmer has been my doctor for years. She is very kind, listens, and explains everything. Dr. Gilmer makes sure I understand everything about my treatment. She is an amazingly skilled orthopedic surgeon and I highly recommend her to anyone that needs orthopedic care.”
– Jutta C.
5
“Dr. Gilmer is the absolute best! She has a great bedside manner and is easy to talk to. She makes your problem understandable rather than confusing with terms and not explaining them. She did my son's surgery in December, and my surgery just a couple of weeks ago and did a great job!”
– Alicia D.

Knee Reviews

5
“Dr. Gilmer is great. She explains everything in detail before surgery. She follows up on what steps to take following surgery.”
– Walter H.
5
“Dr. Gilmer was awesome, just easy to talk to, and listens to what my concerns and thoughts are. Dr. Gilmer talks with me like a person, not just a number of how many patients can be seen in a day. I truly believe she cares about what she does.”
– Brian H.
5
“Dr. Gilmer recently replaced my knee. My experience with her couldn't have been better, and I would certainly recommend her to anyone.”
– Mary H.
5
“I have absolutely nothing, not one bad thing to say about Dr. Gilmer she's the best thing that has ever happened to my knees the best orthopedic doctor I've ever had. She actually listens and cares about her patient, and geez that woman can leave you just about scarless.”
– Karen I.

Ankle Reviews

5
“Dr. Gilmer took the time to sit and explain everything. She is also a caring doctor who listened to all my concerns. I'll be a patient of hers for all my ankle needs.”
– Velda R.
5
“Went to Dr. Gilmer after Dr. Jotani recommended her for my Achilles. I could not be happier with my treatment. Very professional.”
– Raymond T.

Hip Reviews

5
“So caring about my recovery, and well being. Really took time with me, as a patient and as a person. Dr. Gilmer is phenomenal.”
– Kimberly E.
5
“Dr. Gilmer is an excellent surgeon. She performed a THR on me in December and will be doing my other THR next year. She has been a blessing to me and helped my physical wellbeing so much. Would highly recommend her to anyone.”
– Carole W.
5
“Dr. Gilmer has been awesome treating me and she has stood by me dealing with my employer. Dr. Gilmer hasn't given up on helping me get the surgery I need.”
– Barbara B.
5
“I believe that Dr. Mary Gilmer really cares about her patients. She gives you all the treatment options before suggesting surgery as the last resort.”
– Judy S.
5
“Dr. Gilmer is very understanding and experienced in finding the best ways to treat your problem.”
– Charles W.
5
“Dr. Gilmer was very efficient and provided excellent care, as a former nurse for 15 years, she gave me a direct and concise diagnosis and treatment and I will recommend her to anyone who needs orthopedic foot care.”
– Michael M.
5
“Dr. Gilmer is very personable and knowledgeable.”
– Jan C.
5
“Dr. Gilmer takes care of my whole family. She is a great doctor and we really trust her! She is the best!”
– Brooks Y.
5
“I had heard that Dr. Gilmer was the best foot and ankle specialist in the Bham area for 2 years. Most physicians do not spend half the time with a patient as Dr. Gilmer spent with me. She listened to my history and gave me a plan for healing. She truly cares about you as a patient. Thank you so much! I love your new facility and loved my experience with her!”
– Susan T.
5
“Dr. Gilmer was very professional but relaxed. I really feel like I'm in good hands.”
– Jackie W.
5
“Dr. Gilmer is an efficient professional, on time, and friendly. We scheduled surgery on my right foot.”
– Gretchen W.
5
“Dr. Gilmer and all the staff have been really good to me and have made me feel as if I was family. Your practice is truly blessed to have Dr. Gilmer on your team. She has stood by me throughout this whole ordeal. Although it's not my fault, workman's comp has made it difficult for Dr. Gilmer, but she always rises to the occasion and gives them what they want.”
– Barbara B.