Wayne Gates, MD, FACS


Dr. Gates has called Harrisonburg home since 1985, when he moved here from New Orleans, LA, upon the completion of his medical residency at Louisiana State University. Dr. Gates is Board Certified in Otolaryngology – Head and Neck Surgery. He is a voting member of Harrisonburg’s Sentara RMH Medical Center’s Medical Advisory Committee and Board Subcommittee. Dr. Gates has served on many committees at RMH including the Board of Directors. He has also served as president of the Virginia Society of Otolaryngology. Dr. Gates also currently serves as the Medical Director of the Sentara RMH Medical Center/James Madison University Collaborative Voice and Swallowing Services.

Donna D. Gates, LME

Master Esthetician

Donna Gates brings a background in Surgical Technology from Southern Baptist Hospital in New Orleans, LA, to her current role as a Master Aesthetician with Meadowcrest. Donna graduated as a Master Esthetician from Esthetic Institute in Vienna, VA and Dermal Science International in Reston, VA. She and Dr. Gates have worked together since the opening of his practice in 1985.