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Specializes in Neurology • Female • Age 58

220 Cherry St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus
200 Jefferson Avenue Southeast
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Mercy Health - Hackley Campus
1700 Clinton Street
Muskegon, MI 49442

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St Marys Healthcare Neuroscnce
St Marys Healthcare Neuroscnce
220 Cherry St SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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    Dr. Gelinas' Experience

    Dr. Gelinas' Care Philosophy

    Specialties

    • Neurology
    • Neuromuscular Medicine

    Board Certifications

    • Neurology
    • Neuromuscular Medicine
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    • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
    • EMG (Electromyography)
    • Nerve Block, Somatic
    • Nerve Conduction Studies
    • Occipital Nerve Block
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    • Alzheimer's Disease
    • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
    • Anterior Horn Disease
    • Ataxia
    • Autonomic Disorders
    • Bell's Palsy
    • Brachial Plexus Palsy
    • Brain Aneurysm
    • Brain Injury
    • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
    • Cerebral Hemorrhage
    • Cerebral Palsy
    • Cerebrovascular Disease
    • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
    • Concussion
    • Convulsions
    • Cranial Trauma
    • Dementia
    • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
    • Diplopia
    • Dystonia
    • Epilepsy
    • Essential Tremor
    • Gait Abnormality
    • Headache
    • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
    • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
    • Low Back Pain
    • Lyme Disease
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    • Migraine
    • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
    • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
    • Musculoskeletal Diseases
    • Myasthenia Gravis
    • Myelopathy
    • Myoclonus
    • Neurodegenerative Diseases
    • Nystagmus
    • Optic Neuritis
    • Parkinson's Disease
    • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
    • Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Post-Concussion Syndrome
    • Postherpetic Neuralgia
    • Primary Lateral Sclerosis
    • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
    • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
    • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
    • Restless Leg Syndrome
    • Sleep Apnea
    • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    • Spinal Stenosis
    • Stroke
    • Syncope
    • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
    • Tremor
    • Trigeminal Neuralgia
    • Vertigo
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    New York University School Of Medicine
    Graduated in 1984
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    Languages Spoken by Dr. Gelinas & Staff

    • English
    • Spanish
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

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    Dr. Gelinas' Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

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    • Mercy Health - Hackley Campus

    • Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus

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    Patient Satisfaction

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    3.8 out of 5

    10 responses

    Dr. Gelinas' Office & Staff

    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments

    4.1 out of 5

    9 responses

    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.

    4.2 out of 5

    9 responses

    Staff friendliness and courteousness

    4.4 out of 5

    8 responses

    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)

    10 – 15 minutes

    7 responses

    Experience with Dr. Gelinas

    Level of trust in provider's decisions

    3.8 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider explains medical condition(s)

    4 out of 5

    10 responses

    How well provider listens and answers questions

    3.9 out of 5

    10 responses

    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients

    4.3 out of 5

    10 responses

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    St Marys Healthcare Neuroscnce
    220 Cherry St SE
    Grand Rapids, MI 49503
    (616) 685-5137 (Office)
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