Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD

Neurology, Clinical Neurophysiology

4.0
Accepting new patients 11 years of experience Offers telehealth

Overview

Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD is a Neurologist in Philadelphia, PA. He specializes in Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, has 11 years of experience, and is board certified. He graduated from Weill Medical College of Cornell University and he is affiliated with Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, and Pennsylvania Hospital.


Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD works at Philadelphia Office. He is accepting new patients and accepts Aetna, Blue...

About Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD

Specialties

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurophysiology

Conditions Treated

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Ataxia
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Dementia
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Dystonia
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lyme Disease
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nystagmus
  • Pituitary Tumor
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Pseudobulbar Affect 
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Stroke
  • Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
  • Syncope
  • Tension Headache
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects
  • Vitamin B Deficiency

Services

  • Birth Defects
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Stroke
  • Vascular Disease

Years of Experience

11 years of experience

Languages Spoken

  • English

Gender

Male

NPI Number

1861706525

Education & Certifications

Medical Education

  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

Residency

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Saint Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center

Fellowship

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Board Certifications

  • Epilepsy
  • Neurology

Accepted Insurance

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  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Clover Health Plan
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan

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Average provider rating

4.0
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Location

Philadelphia Office

3400 Spruce St,

Philadelphia, PA 19104

800-789-7366

Admitting Hospitals

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
  • Pennsylvania Hospital

Frequently Asked Questions

Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD is accepting new patients on Healthline FindCare. You can check to see if Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD is offering online scheduling or call the provider’s office for more information.

Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD accepts Aetna US Healthcare, Cigna, Cigna HealthSpring, Clover Health Plan, and other major insurance plans. Please call ahead to confirm all accepted insurance plans.

No, Dr. Michael A. Gelfand, MD,PHD does not offer online scheduling on Healthline FindCare during this time. Please call the provider’s office for more information on how to schedule an appointment.