Dr. Allen Gerber, MD

Dr. Allen Gerber, MD

Neurology  ·  
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Age 66
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Dr. Allen Gerber, MD is a neurology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Tamaulipas, Tampico, Facultad De Medicina De Tampico in 1985 and specializes in neurology.

43 New Scotland Ave

Albany, NY 12208

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Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • EmblemHealth
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Health Plans
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for New York
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Gerber's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerber treats Multiple Sclerosis (MS) more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gerber treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Benign Multiple Sclerosis
  • Familial Multiple Sclerosis
  • Multiple Sclerosis, Pediatric
  • Optic-Spinal Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Primary Progressive Multiple Sclerosis
  • Pseudotumoral Form of Multiple Sclerosis
  • Relapsing Remitting Multiple Sclerosis
Brain Disorders
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerber treats Brain Disorders more than 100% of his peers

Dr. Gerber treats this condition more than 100% of his peers

All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
normal
normal

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gerber treats All Headaches (incl. Migraine) more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gerber treats this condition more than 81% of his peers

Dr. Gerber's conditions and procedures:

  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Aneurysm
  • Anterior Horn Disease
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Bell's Palsy
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Aneurysm
  • Brain Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
  • Cerebral Hemorrhage
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cluster Headache
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Concussion
  • Confusion
  • Cranial Trauma
  • Dementia
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Difficulty With Walking
  • Diplopia
  • Dystonia
  • EEG (Electroencephalogram)
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Epilepsy
  • Essential Tremor
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Insomnia
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Leukodystrophy
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Puncture
  • Lyme Disease
  • Meningiomas
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myelopathy
  • Myoclonus
  • Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Nystagmus
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Parkinsonism
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Polymyositis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rasmussen's Syndrome
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Restless Leg Syndrome
  • Seizure Disorders
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Disorders
  • Stroke
  • Syncope
  • Thrombosis
  • Torticollis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Tremor
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Tuberous Sclerosis
  • Vascular Disease
  • Vasculitis
  • Vertigo
  • Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. Allen Gerber, MD is a neurology specialist in Albany, NY and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Universidad Autonoma De Tamaulipas, Tampico, Facultad De Medicina De Tampico in 1985 and specializes in neurology.

Specialties

  • Neurology

Education

Yale University
Fellowship Hospital
St Vincent's Hsp and M C Ny
Residency Hospital
Beekman Downtown Hosp, Ny Infirm
Internship Hospital
1985
Universidad Autonoma De Tamaulipas, Tampico, Facultad De Medicina De Tampico
Medical School
New York University
1985

Languages

  • Spanish
  • English

Dr. Gerber's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gerber

2.9

Based on 37 reviews

5 Stars
40.54054054054054%
(15)
4 Stars
5.405405405405405%
(2)
3 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
8.108108108108109%
(3)
1 Star
45.945945945945944%
(17)

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Dr. Gerber's Performance
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  • Office environment
  • Staff friendliness
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Dr. Gerber is outstanding. The level of care he has provided to my son has been phenomenal. He treats him as if he were his own child. He never stops researching to find the best solution he can find and always has a plan b for just in case. I trust him more than words can say.
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I've been a patient for years of this practice. Dr. Gerber's care is sub-par, I've always waited no less than an hour for an appointment. The office staff are honestly what has made me switch to a different practice. I'm never able to get through to make an appointment, when you are able to...Read More
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I have been seeing him for more than fifteen years so I know him really well. I would not see anyone else. He cares so much and he tries real hard to help me every time. It is hard to find angels in the medical profession but I really do think that he is one.
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This doctor diagnosed me with a rare brain tumor that 2 other neurologists missed. It was a miracle. He kept trying until he found the problem. He is a kind man and a good human being. I always think that is the best way to choose a doctor! I am a nurse and I know that doctors at big...Read More
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Spent a tremendous amount of time with my 22 year old son and I. Called other doctors and thoroughly covered all possibilities.
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