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Dr. Bruce Gelman, MD

Gastroenterology ·  Male · Age 63

Dr. Gelman

Philadelphia Gastroenterology

700 Cottman Ave Ste 201 Philadelphia, PA 19111

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Dr. Bruce Gelman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins U, School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology.


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Dr. Gelman accepts the following insurance:

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Amerihealth
Personal Choice PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Capital Blue Cross
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
Open Access Plus
Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
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Humana
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Dr. Gelman's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelman treats Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Gelman treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Abdominal Disorders
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelman treats Abdominal Disorders more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Gelman treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Duodenal Ulcer
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very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelman treats Duodenal Ulcer more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gelman treats this condition more than 92% of his peers

Dr. Gelman's conditions and procedures:

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Anal or Rectal Pain
  • Anemia
  • Anoscopy
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Barrett's Esophagus
  • Benign Neoplasm of the Digestive System
  • Benign Tumor
  • Bile Duct Procedure
  • Blood Disorders
  • Cancer
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cholecystitis and Gallstones
  • Cholelithiasis
  • Cirrhosis
  • Colonoscopy, Proctosigmoidoscopy, and Sigmoidoscopy
  • Colorectal Cancer
  • Constipation
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Dehydration
  • Diaphragmatic and-or Hiatal Hernia
  • Diarrhea
  • Diverticulitis, Intestinal
  • Diverticulosis, Intestinal
  • Duodenal Ulcer
  • Duodenitis
  • Dysphagia
  • Endoscopy (Esophagus, Stomach, Small Intestine)
  • Enteritis
  • ERCP (Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography)
  • Esophageal Achalasia and Cardiospasm
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Diseases
  • Esophageal Ulcer
  • Esophageal Varices
  • Esophagitis
  • Gas-Bloat Syndrome
  • Gastric Ulcer
  • Gastritis
  • Gastroenterology Procedures
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Bleeding
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gastrointestinal Malabsorption
  • Gastroparesis
  • Heartburn
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Hemorrhoidectomy or Excision of Anal Tags
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Hepatitis B - Immune Response
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hernia
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Intestinal Ischemia
  • Intestinal Obstruction
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Liver Biopsy
  • Liver Damage from Alcohol
  • Malnutrition
  • Mesenteric Panniculitis
  • Nausea
  • Neoplasm of Gastrointestinal Tract
  • Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Pancreatitis
  • Peptic Ulcer
  • Pouchitis
  • Reflux Esophagitis
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Ulcer
  • Ulcerative Colitis
  • Unexplained Weight Loss
  • Viral Hepatitis
  • Vomiting Disorders

About Me

Biography

Dr. Bruce Gelman, MD is a gastroenterology specialist in Philadelphia, PA and has been practicing for 34 years. He graduated from Johns Hopkins U, School Of Medicine in 1980 and specializes in gastroenterology.

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology

Board Certifications

  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine

Education

1985
Temple U Med Ctr
Fellowship Hospital
1983
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency Hospital
1981
The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Internship Hospital
1980
Johns Hopkins U, School Of Medicine
Medical School
1985
1983
1981
1980

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Very good doctor and thorough but was alittle annoyed my prescription was not called in and had to wait over 2 days to get it !
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