Dr. Carl Gelfius, MD

Pediatric Rehabilitation  |  
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Age 39
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Dr. Carl Gelfius, MD
Carl D. Gelfius, MD, FAAPMR, FAANEM, is a member of the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Texas Children's Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine. His clinical activities include inpatient, outpatient, and consultative pediatric family-centered rehabilitation services for children with physically disabling conditions. His clinical interests include acquired brain injury and concussion, electrodiagnosis, cerebral palsy, neuromuscular disorders, and spasticity management. Other interests include instrumental performing arts medicine.

6621 Fannin St Ste W21329

Houston, TX 77030

Contact Information

(832) 826-6106

Dr. Carl Gelfius, MD

Dr. Carl Gelfius, MD

Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
  • CareSource
  • Cigna
  • Cofinity
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
  • Coventry Health Care
  • Health Net
  • HealthPlus
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • 15 More

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Dr. Gelfius' Experience

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Dr. Gelfius' experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatric Rehabilitation
  • Board certified in Pediatric Rehabilitation and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Specialties

  • Pediatric Rehabilitation
  • Electrodiagnostic Medicine
  • Pediatrics Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
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Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation*
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Conditions Treated

  • Acquired Brain Injuries
  • Ataxia
  • Becker Muscular Dystrophy
  • Bracheal Plexus Birth Injuries
  • Brachial Plexus Injuries
  • Brain Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Charcot-Marie-Tooth Disease, Type 1
  • Concussion
  • Congenital Muscular Dystrophy
  • Congenital Torticollis
  • Contracture
  • Developmental Delay
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
  • Dystonia
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
  • Emery-Dreifuss Muscular Dystrophy
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Hereditary Spastic Paraplegia
  • Limb Deformity
  • Limb Dystonia
  • Limb-Girdle Muscular Dystrophy
  • Metabolic Myopathies
  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
  • Muscular Dystrophy, Duchenne and Becker Type
  • Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Myopathic Gait
  • Myopathy
  • Myopathy, Congenital Fiber-Type Disproportion
  • Myotubular Myopathy
  • Nerve Diseases
  • Nerve Injury
  • Neuromuscular Junction Disorders
  • Paraplegia
  • Pediatric Spina Bifida
  • Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • Quadriplegia
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Scissoring Gait
  • Spastic Gait
  • Spasticity
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
  • Steppage Gait
  • Torticollis
  • Transverse Myelitis
  • Traumatic Amputation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Weakness

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Procedures

  • Baclofen Pump Therapy
  • Baclofen Therapy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Texas.

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

  • Otterbein College
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 2000
  • Ohio State University / College Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2004
  • Riverside Methodist Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2005
  • The Ohio State University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2008
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2010

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Gelfius has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Gelfius' Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Gelfius to family and friends
5.0
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Dr. Gelfius' Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
Patient Comments (1)
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Fantastic. Several of my children see him. Someone you can trust and cares about his patients.
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Dr. Gelfius accepts 29 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
    Aetna HMO
    Choice Plus POS II
  • Amerigroup (Wellpoint)
    Medicaid
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois PPO
  • CareSource
    Medicaid
  • Cigna
    Cigna HMO
    Cigna PPO
    Great West Healthcare-Cigna PPO
    Open Access Plus
  • Cofinity
    Cofinity PPO
  • Commercial Insurance Company
  • Community Health Choice
    Medicaid
  • Coventry Health Care
    Coventry Health America PPO
    Group Plan PPO
  • Health Net
    Medicaid
    Medicare Advantage PFFS
  • HealthPlus
    Medicaid
  • HealthPlus Amerigroup
    Medicaid
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
    Medicaid
  • Humana
    Choice Care PPO
  • Husky Health
    Medicaid
  • inHealth
    Medicaid
  • INTotal Health
    Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medical Mutual of Ohio
    Medical Mutual of Ohio POS
  • Midwest Health Plan
    Medicaid
  • Molina Healthcare
    Medicaid
    Molina
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • NGS CoreSource
  • Peach State Health Plan
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  • Simply Healthcare Plans
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  • Staywell (Wellcare)
    Medicaid
  • UnitedHealthCare
    Medicaid
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  • Wellcare of Georgia
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Hospitals where Dr. Gelfius has admitting privileges

Texas Children's Hospital
6621 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
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