Dr. Arthur Gelb, MD

Dr. Arthur Gelb, MD

Pulmonary Disease  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 76
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Dr. Arthur Gelb, MD is a pulmonologist in Lakewood, CA and has been practicing for 47 years. He graduated from Saint Louis University School Of Medicine in 1967 and specializes in pulmonary disease.

3650 South St Ste 308

Lakewood, CA 90712

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Top Care Areas

See how frequently Dr. Gelb performs your care needs compared to other doctors.

Shortness of Breath
very high
more than 98% of peers
Respiratory Management
very high
more than 94% of peers
Pulmonary Disease
high
more than 89% of peers

Dr. Gelb's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

1  Specialties

  • Pulmonary Disease

2  Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*
  • Pulmonary Disease
    Accredited by: American Board of Internal Medicine*

46  Conditions Treated

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7  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • Saint Louis University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1967
  • State Uny Downstate Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1968
  • Kings Co Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1969
  • University Calif Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1971

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelb has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelb's Reviews

2.7
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelb to family and friends
12 total reviews (5 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (0)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
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  • 1
    (7)

Dr. Gelb's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well

    GOOD
  • Answers questions

    GOOD
  • Time well spent

    GOOD

Patient Comments (5)

Dr. Gelb leaves the examining room door open while with patient so he can carry on a conversation with people down the hall while he is PRETENDING to listen to the patient. He also answers personal phone calls (talking about tennis or ???) while with the patient. Every visit with him felt like he...more
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Our experience with Dr. Gelb is of high level dissatisfaction. Dr Gelbs professional mannerism displayed lack of morals and ethics when determining the heath of our son. Our recommendation to other families is " refuse" this Doctors service he gives very little support to the families does not...more
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Exceptional. Care a lot for the patient. Would and have recommended to friends and family
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Treats staff inappropriately-
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Dr. Gelb is such a terrific doctor. He is one of the rare doctors who truly spends time with you to discuss anything you may be seeing him for. He is extremely knowledgeable, caring and attentive to all details of your situation. I can't say enough about him. Also, his staff is wonderful!
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