Dr. David Gelber, MD

Dr. David Gelber, MD

Clinical Neurophysiology  ·  
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Age 58
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Dr. David Gelber, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Springfield, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

800 N 1st St

Springfield, IL 62702

Contact Information

(217) 528-7541

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • HealthLink
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Illinois
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. Gelber's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Myasthenia Gravis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Gelber treats Myasthenia Gravis more than 100% of his peers

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

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Ocular Myasthenia Gravis
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

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

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

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

Dr. Gelber'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
Cauda Equina Syndrome
Central Nervous System Lymphoma
Cerebral Artery Thrombosis
Cerebral Hemorrhage
Cerebral Palsy
Cerebrovascular Disease
Chiari's Deformity
Chorea (Excluding Huntington's Chorea)
Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuritis
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cluster Headache
Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
Concussion
Confusion
Cranial Trauma
Dementia
Diabetic Polyneuropathy
Difficulty With Walking
Diplopia
Dystonia
Ear Disorders
EEG (Electroencephalogram)
Epidural Hematoma
Epilepsy
Essential Tremor
Fracture
Gait Abnormality
Headache
Herniated Disc
Huntington's Disease
Hydrocephalus
Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
Insomnia
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Low Back Pain
Lyme Disease
Meningiomas
Migraine
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Muscular Dystrophy (MD)
Myasthenia Gravis
Myelopathy
Myoclonus
Narcolepsy and Cataplexy
Nerve Block, Somatic
Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
Nerve Sheath Tumors
Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
Nystagmus
Optic Neuritis
Parkinsonism
Parkinson's Disease
Pathological Spine Fracture
Peripheral Autonomic Neuropathy
Peripheral Nerve Disorders
Polyneuropathy
Polyneuropathy Due to Alcohol and Drugs
Post-Concussion Syndrome
Postherpetic Neuralgia
Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP)
Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Restless Leg Syndrome
Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
Scoliosis
Seizure Disorders
Sleep Apnea
Sleep Disorders
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Spinal Stenosis
Spine Deformities
Spine Disorders
Spine Fractures, Traumatic
Spondylitis
Spondylolisthesis
Stiff-Man Syndrome
Stroke
Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
Subdural Hemorrhage
Syncope
Tension Headache
Thrombosis
Tourette's Syndrome
Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
Traumatic Brain Injury
Tremor
Trigeminal Neuralgia
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Vertigo
Visual Field Defects

About Me

Biography

Dr. David Gelber, MD is a clinical neurophysiologist in Springfield, IL and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1985 and specializes in clinical neurophysiology, spinal cord injury medicine, and more.

Specialties

  • Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Neurology
  • Spinal Cord Injury Medicine

Board Certifications

Education

  • So Il University School Of Med
    Residency Hospital
  • 1985
    University Of Maryland School Of Medicine
    Medical School
    1985

Awards

Dr. Gelber's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Gelber

2.5

Based on 19 reviews

5 Stars
31.57894736842105%
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4 Stars
0%
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3 Stars
10.526315789473685%
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2 Stars
5.2631578947368425%
(1)
1 Star
52.63157894736842%
(10)

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I saw Dr Gelber when I was just finding out what was going on with me. Before my Lumbar puncture he was about 80% sure that I had signs of MS. When the LP came back normal he brushed me off and said lets just see you back in a year and if anything changes let me know. I was not comfortable with...Read More
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We tried to get my husband in twice to see Dr Gelber, and all they could say was that the Dr couldn’t help him, without any other explanation. I would not recommend him to anyone that is seeking immediate answers.
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Very unskilled physician
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Was told at first appointment by Dr. Gelber "that we are are going to get this figured out" in regards to my numbness, pain and memory problems. Completed a neurological examination and failed so Dr. Gelber ordered a spinal tap . It came back normal and I just got a call today saying that there...Read More
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This office has had several staffing changes in the past two years, resulting in poorly kept records, mistakes and long wait times for labs and Dr's notes not documented. Nerve studies were done on he wrong limbs due to lack of documentation by Dr.
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Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
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Coventry Health Care
Coventry Health America PPO
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) Test PPO
HAP Insurance
Health Alliance PPO
HealthLink
HealthLink PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan Test PPO
PHCS Network PPO

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